Surgical Technologist Robotics

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Matrix Providers
Published
September 29, 2021
Location
Killeen, Texas
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Added - 09/03/21Surgical Technologist Robotics Large Orthopedics AlliedKIlleenTexas | Allied

Job Description

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We are hiring for a Surgical Technologist with experience in Robotics and Large Orthopedics to join our team of talented professionals who provide health care services to our veterans and their families at the Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center in Fort Hood, Texas.

 

Benefits:

Competitive financial package with a comprehensive insurance package including health, dental, vision, and life coverage
Accrued Paid Time Off (PTO) & Paid Holidays
401(k) Plan
Schedule:
Full-Time This is a 24/7 facility therefore hours of performance will vary, Sunday through Saturday, including Weekends, Federal holidays and Training holidays

 

 

The Surgical Technologist must have the following qualifications:

 

Degree:
Certificate Required

 

Education:
Graduate from Surgical Technology program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) or Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES) or completion of a formal training program provided by any branch of the U.S. Armed Forces (Army, Navy, Air Force) for surgical technicians, surgical technologists or operating room technicians

 

Certifications:
In addition to Basic Life Support, certified as a Surgical Technologist (CST) from The National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA), Association of Surgical Technologist (AST) or certified as a Tech-in-Surgery (TS-C) from the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) or possess a Military Occupational Specialty (MOS) certification as a surgical technician and/or operating room technician

 

Experience:
Within the last two years, one year of scrubbing experience as a Surgical Technician or Operating Room Technician after graduation in any one (or a combination of more than one) of the following surgical services: general surgery, orthopedics, gynecology, or genitourinary

 

Experience in robotics and large orthopedic cases is required

Qualifications Continued in Depth:

•    Degree/Education (5.2.4): Certificate Required / Graduate from Surgical Technology program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) or Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES) or completion of a formal training program provided by any branch of the U.S. Armed Forces (Army, Navy, Air Force) for surgical technicians, surgical technologists or operating room technicians.
•    Certifications in addition to Basic Life Support (5.2.3): Certified as a Surgical Technologist (CST) from The National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA), Association of Surgical Technologist (AST) or certified as a Tech-in-Surgery (TS-C) from the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) or possess a Military Occupational Specialty (MOS) certification as a surgical technician and/or operating room technician.
•    Experience: Within the last two years, one year of scrubbing experience as a Surgical Technician or Operating Room Technician after graduation in any one (or a combination of more than one) of the following surgical services: general surgery, orthopedics, gynecology, or genitourinary. Experience in robotics and large orthopedic cases is required.
•    Board Certification (5.2.6.4.4): None
•    Licensure/Registration: None

Core Duties:
•    Perform the full spectrum of sterile techniques, setting up surgical trays, preparing and draping patients for surgery, and assisting with post-operative dressings.
•    Assist with the setup of robotics procedures.
•    Assist in large orthopedic cases such as total knee replacements, total hip replacements, and spinal surgeries.
•    Ensure surgical packs are cleaned and packed for sterilization after every procedure, to include restocking surgical supplies.
•    Maintain a clean, safe environment for the patient either by active participation in the cleaning of clinical spaces, operating rooms, and medical equipment, or by guiding other personnel in the environmental maintenance.
•    Assist in performance of circulating duties under direction of a registered nurse.
•    Transport patient to and from nursing unit.
•    Take specimens to/from laboratory.
•    Obtain blood products from the blood bank and deliver to operating room.
•    Recognize and initiate appropriate nursing measure in emergency situations.
•    Restock supplies and rotate dated supplies.
•    Assist in assessing patient and planning appropriate nursing care.
•    Document care given in patient’s medical record.
•    Communicate pertinent patient data to charge nurse and/or physician as appropriate.
•    Assist in reassessing patient’s condition and revising plan of care based on identified nursing problems.
•    Under medical direction, operate a defibrillator and cardiac monitor.
•    Assist in care of patients with Swan-Ganz catheter, arterial lines, and mechanical ventilators.
•    Initiate life saving measures in the absence of a physician.
•    Perform scrub duties in all specialties, including emergency and robotic surgeries.
•    Prepare equipment and supplies in a safe manner following surgical procedures.
•    Return equipment to proper location.
•    Process instruments in a manner for reuse.
•    Anticipate needs of next day’s assignment and prepare necessary supplies and equipment.

  • The MTF is a teaching facility therefore students may shadow the technician.

Due to contractual obligations with the DoD, Health Care Workers performing under this contract must either be a U.S. citizen, or as defined by the Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, either a noncitizen national of the United States, lawful permanent resident of the United States, or alien authorized to work in the United States. 

 

You will love being part of the Matrix family of Providers whose focus since day one has been selflessly giving back to our hard-working and devoted military servicemen and women. Matrix Providers has always been a proud veteran-owned company and military family supporter and is a staunch ally of our active-duty and veteran service providers.

Matrix Providers is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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