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Surgical Technologist - Cardiac Surgery - Travel - (Surg Tech)

Job ID: 379689
Discipline: Surgical Technologist
Specialty: CVOR
Date Posted: 3/12/2018
Address: 1150 North Indian Canyon Drive
Location: Palm Springs, CA
Shift: 10 E/N
Duration: 13 Weeks
Start Date: ASAP
Employment Type: Temporary
Hiring Organization: American Mobile Healthcare
Pay Rate: $23.00*

Job Description & Requirements:

Surgical Technologist - Cardiac Surgery - Travel - (Surg Tech)

A surgical technologist is present within the operation room and provides help to surgeons, nurses, and anesthesiologists. The technologist will hand necessary instruments to the surgeon, so that the surgery can be more easily be performed. It is important to be able to anticipate which devices the surgeon will use, so that no time is lost. Certain equipment may also be monitored by the technologist, such as machinery relating to the observance of vital signs. Set up and maintain surgical field, collaborating with nurses and doctors and assisting where required. • Assemble, transport, and retrieve surgical equipment, ensuring all pieces leave the room. • Keep all needed surgical equipment at the ready, including sterile linens, saline, lights, suction machines, etc. • Inspect, maintain, decontaminate, and repair surgical equipment, keeping inventory records up to date. • Conduct pre- and post-surgery patient care, including shaving, transporting, and applying dressings.

Required Qualifications

Years of Experience: 2. BLS required. Must have at least 2 years Experience.

About the Facility

Among the largest and most comprehensive medical centers in its area, this bustling 367-bed hospital is home to the only designated trauma center in the region, and offers a full range of medical services, including emergency/trauma, cancer, a women and infants center, an orthopedic institute, a cardiovascular institute, a senior program, a renowned wellness center, and outpatient rehabilitation services.

Facility Location

Surrounded by dramatic mountains, red-rock canyons and sweeping desert wilderness, Palm Springs is the ideal place to indulge in quiet pursuits or heart-pounding adventures. From mountain biking and hot air ballooning to tennis, shopping or poolside relaxation, this pristine oasis offers an abundance of pleasures.

Job Benefits

At American Mobile Healthcare we take care of our travelers! We offer:
  • Competitive pay rates
  • Free, quality, private housing
  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • 401(k) and Flex Spending
  • Life Insurance
  • Accident and Short-term Disability Coverage
  • Free Continuing Education
  • Refer a friend and earn extra cash!

About the Company

Since its inception in 1985, American Mobile Healthcare has set the highest standards in professional recruitment for the travel healthcare industry. Our professional staffing team offers unparalleled customer service and industry commitment, as well as top pay and benefits. American Mobile Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply

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