Travel Surgical Technologist - Operating Room - (Surg Tech - OR)

  1. Port Angeles,WA
  2. Sep 09, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Surgical Technologists
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13129035 Job Description & Requirements
Surgical Technologist - Operating Room - (Surg Tech - OR)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 8 D/E Pay Rate: $21.00 - 23.00

Assists in the care and preparation of the surgical patient. Functions as a member of the surgical team creating and maintaining a sterile field. Knowledgeable about instruments, supplies and equipment used during a surgical procedure. Understands the procedure being performed and has the ability to anticipate the needs of the surgeon. Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span. Possesses the ability to assess data reflective of the patient's status and interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patient's requirements relative to his/her age specific needs. Provides care needed as described in the department's policies and procedures

Surgical technologists work under the direction of a team of surgical personnel and assist in surgical operations as needed. Surgical technicians are responsible for preparing the OR, which includes setting up surgical equipment and instruments, as well as passing those instruments to surgeons during the procedure. Settings include:

  • Ambulatory
  • OR
  • Outpatient
  • CVOR
  • First assist
  • Labor, delivery, recovery & postpartum
  • Pediatrics OR

    Required Qualifications
    EDUCATION Graduate of an accredited surgical technology program.
    EXPERIENCE Minimum one-year recent surgical experience preferred.
    Good Ortho
    LICENSURE/CREDENTIALS Current Washington State registration as a Surgical Technologist. Current national certification as a Surgical Technologist.
    BLS
    Additional details include:
    Good Ortho





    Job Benefits
    NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

    About the Company
    NursesRx, an AMN Healthcare company, is a leading travel nursing staffing agency that can help you achieve the career you've trained for, and the lifestyle you've always wanted. With thousands of positions nationwide, NursesRx lets registered nurses (RN) choose from the very best assignments with top-ranked hospitals and facilities throughout the United States. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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    13129035

    NursesRx

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