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

  1. Hershey,PA
  2. Sep 12, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Surgical Technologists
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13169687 Job Description & Requirements
Surgical Technologist - Operating Room - (Surg Tech - OR)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 10 E, 12 E Pay Rate: $25.00 - 27.00

This medical center is committed to enhancing the quality of life through improved health and the discovery of knowledge that will benefit all. We have over 1,100 primary specialist physicians and advanced practice clinicians at 63 medical group practices.

We are the only medical facility in Pennsylvania to be accredited as both an adult and a pediatric Level 1 trauma center. We are also a Magnet-recognized academic medical center for our elite level of high-quality nursing care. This prestigious recognition is an honor that reaffirms the value of the hard work and dedication we exhibit every day.

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
    BLS
    Must be certified
    Must have trauma exp

    Preferred Qualifications
    Cerner

    About the Facility
    As part of the Penn State-Hershey group, a national leader in children's care that was recently recognized by US News and Report for pediatric cancer, diabetes and endocrinology services, this facility is one of the premier healthcare establishments in the state. The medical center is a perennial award winner, being designated as a Magnet facility and awarded multiple distinctions by national and state agencies. The facility is the only Level I pediatric trauma center between Philadelphia and Pittsburgh and serves the most populous rural regions in the country.

    Facility Location
    Best known as the birthplace of the chocolate of the same name, Hershey is referred to by many as the "Sweetest Place on Earth." Sports fans will find much to love in the region, with A-league hockey and lacrosse games being a local favorite. In addition to Hershey's Chocolate World, a must-see, the area boasts many attractions, including Hersheypark Stadium and the Milton S. Hershey Mansion.

    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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    13169687

    NursesRx

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