Travel Surgical Tech - $1,305 per week

Host Healthcare
ASAP
Travel
13 weeks
Inquire

Estimated Pay Package:

$1,305/week
Includes both taxable pay and non-taxable stipends

Job Details

Host Healthcare is seeking an experienced Surgical Tech for an exciting Travel Allied job in Chapel Hill, NC.

Discipline: Surgical Tech
Shift: Inquire
Start: ASAP (may be flexible)
Type: Travel
Duration: 13 weeks
Weekly Gross Payrate: $1155.79 - $1305.00

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 Host Healthcare

At Host Healthcare, we are dedicated to empowering the life and healthcare career you deserve. As a nurse, allied, or therapy professional, you will be matched to one of our responsive recruiters who will have your back throughout your journey. You will also be connected with a full support team that was rated #1 in Nursing Satisfaction by MIT Sloan Management Review.

No matter if you want to explore the other side of the country or stay close to home, our team can help you get there. With Host Healthcare, you’ll get exclusive access to thousands of jobs in all 50 states. This means you get priority access to apply to travel and local assignments before other applicants.

We know that you are so much more than a number and we work hard to ensure you have the best benefits for you and your loved ones. During your assignment, you’ll be able to select premium benefits like Day-1 health coverage, 401K matching, travel reimbursements, housing support and more.

Take control of your life and career with Host Healthcare.

Benefits
:

  • A dedicated and responsive recruiter who has your back
  • Priority access to jobs in all 50 states at every major healthcare system
  • Day-1 medical benefits that last up to 30 days between assignments
  • Day-1 401K with company matching after 6 months
  • 24/7 support
  • Clinical support throughout your assignment

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