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Surgical Technician

Burnsville, MN 55337

Category: Health Job Number: 17383

 

Voca Health has immediate openings available for Surgical technician professionals in Burnsville, MN! If you are interested please email Brady Pierce at bpierce@myvoca.com or call 404-585-5195

 

Voca connects healthcare professionals with fantastic health systems nationwide. Our goal is full partnership with our employees, providing the tools, guidance, and opportunities to help reach their individual goals. Voca provides benefits including insurance, 401k, and dedicated support!

Assignment details are provided below, we’re very excited to hear from you!

 

Assignment Details 

Job Description:

Performs the functions of a surgical technologist as a scrub person during surgical procedures providing patient care services appropriate to the age of the patients (ages pediatric through geriatric) served during the shift of duty in collaboration with the RN. Is responsible for adhering to standards of nursing practice and patient care, correct use of supplies/equipment and maintenance of the surgical suite under the direction of an RN.
 

  • Serves as scrub person during operative procedures Anticipates surgeon’s needs Supplies appropriate instruments, suture and specialty items. Maintains aseptic technique during all sterile procedures. Assures proper identification and handling of specimens. Completes all required sponge, sharps and instrument counts. Follows appropriate action in emergency situations.
  •  Provides patient care Adheres to standards of clinical practice and patient care appropriate to the age of the patients. Assists in transfer/positioning of patients. Collaborates with the MD and circulating nurse to provide care for each patient. Respects the confidentiality of all information.
  • Corrects use and setup of supplies and equipment Assures availability and proper functioning of supplies and equipment. Assembles and adjust equipment. Cleans, replenishes and sterilizes instruments and supplies as needed. Participates in the evaluation of new equipment or supplies. Assists other members of the team with terminal cleaning of room in readiness of next patient.
  • Demonstrates ability to provide care or service adjusting approaches to reflect developmental level and cultural differences of population served. Partners with patient care giver in care/decision making. Communicates in a respective manner. Ensures a safe, secure environment. Individualizes plan of care to meet patient needs. Modifies clinical interventions based on population served. Provides patient education based on as assessment of learning needs of patient/care giver.
  • Demonstrates ability to provide care or service adjusting approaches to reflect developmental level and cultural differences of population served.

Qualifications

  • Knowledge of physical, psychosocial and cognitive developmental needs of population served. 
  • Knowledge of age appropriate outcomes and interventions.
  • Minimum Education: Graduate from an approved Surgical Technology program or LPN training
  • Minimum License/Certification/Registration
    • If LPN, must be MN licensed
    • Preferred License/Certification/Registration
    • AST Certification or certification eligible at time of hire

Shift

 

  • Straight 12 hour shifts, every 3rd weekend, rotating day/night shifts. Day 0630-1900/ Night 1830-0700.

 

Traveler Benefits

Partnering with Voca comes with a number of benefits including:

  • Dedicated Recruiter
  • Insurance
  • 401k
  • Competitive, Flexible Pay Packages


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