Travel Surgical Tech - $2,128 per week

Medical Talent
07/15/2024
Travel
13 weeks
4x10 hr days

Estimated Pay Package:

$2,128/week
Includes both taxable pay and non-taxable stipends

Job Details

Medical Talent is seeking an experienced Surgical Tech for an exciting Travel Allied job in Tucson, AZ.

Discipline: Surgical Tech
Shift: 4x10 hr days
Start: 07/15/2024 (may be flexible)
Hours: 40/week
Type: Travel
Duration: 13 weeks

Travel Surgical Tech job duties

While job duties may vary depending on the facility you work with, here are some common Travel Surgical Tech responsibilities:

  • Prepare the operating room by sterilizing and arranging surgical instruments, equipment, and supplies according to the surgical procedure's requirements.
  • Assist in preparing patients for surgery by washing, shaving, and disinfecting incision sites, and transporting them to the operating room.
  • Ensure a sterile environment by adhering to strict infection control protocols and maintaining sterile fields during surgical procedures.
  • Hand instruments and supplies to surgeons and surgical assistants during procedures, anticipating their needs to ensure smooth operation flow.
  • Operate and maintain surgical equipment, such as suction machines, diagnostic devices, and sterilizers, ensuring they function correctly during procedures.
  • Monitor patients' vital signs and overall condition during surgery, reporting any changes to the surgical team promptly.
  • Count sponges, needles, and instruments before and after the surgery to ensure no items are left inside the patient.
  • Assist in the application of dressings, bandages, and other post-operative care items to surgical sites as directed by the surgical team.
  • Document surgical procedures, patient information, and any complications accurately and promptly in electronic health records.
  • Collaborate with surgeons, anesthesiologists, nurses, and other healthcare professionals to ensure comprehensive patient care before, during, and after surgery.
  • Clean and sterilize surgical instruments and equipment after procedures, ensuring they are ready for future use.
  • Educate patients and their families on pre-operative and post-operative care instructions, answering any questions and providing emotional support.
  • Participate in continuing education and professional development to stay current with advancements in surgical technology and practices.
  • Ensure compliance with healthcare regulations, policies, and ethical standards in all aspects of surgical practice.
  • Assist with the preparation and maintenance of the operating room, including inventory management and ordering supplies as needed.

About Medical Talent

Medical Talent is a distinguished company that prides itself on being Women-owned, Veteran-founded,  and Joint Commission certified. Since its establishment in 2017, the company has made a significant impact in the Healthcare staffing industry. The senior leadership team at Medical Talent boasts over 30 years of experience in the field of healthcare staffing, making it a reliable and knowledgeable source in the industry.

Medical Talent is highly regarded by traveling healthcare professionals due to its unwavering commitment to supporting them throughout their work assignments. The company offers great jobs, competitive compensation, and a supportive community, enabling healthcare professionals to perform at their best on the job and off. Medical Talents traveling healthcare associates include registered nurses, certified nursing assistants and medical assistants, as well as physical, occupational and speech therapists, and allied health professionals.

At Medical Talent, teamwork, adaptability, loyalty, endurance, nobility, and transparency are the core values that guide its operations. These values serve as a foundation for the company's culture and operations, reflecting the company's commitment to professionalism, integrity, and excellence.

Together we are Strengthening the Future of Healthcare! 

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