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Allied Health Surgical Tech

Valparaiso, Illinois

The exhilarating city of Chicago is filled with nursing jobs, entertainment and world renowned restaurants. This is the perfect place to land your feet for the next 13 weeks. Let's take a stroll through the "Windy City" together.

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The beauty of a nursing contract in Chicago is there's never a lack of things to do and incredible food to eat. But, don't just take our word for it. Experience all Chicago has to offer yourself…you won't regret it!

Job Description

The Surgical Tech is responsible for the care of patients before, during and after their procedures. Surgical Technicians work in collaboration with the surgeon and other members of the medical team to make sure the procedure goes smoothly and the patient is getting the best possible care.

Responsibilities

As a Surgical Technician your responsibilities consist of:


  • Preparing the patients for their procedures and performing various health assessments.

  • Giving pre and post-operative prescribed medications.

  • Helping the surgeon during the surgery with providing medical tools and continually observing the patient.

  • Tending to patient’s wounds after their procedure and prevent any complications.

Requirements

One year of experience as a Surgical Technician within the past two years.


  • Current Nursing License in good standing.

  • Current BLS from American Heart Association.

  • Negative Drug Screen.

Job Type
Travel or Local Contract
Shift
06:45 - 15:15
Duration
13 Weeks

Employee Applicant Statement

I certify that the information provided by me in this application is true and complete to the best of my knowledge. I understand that if I am employed, any false statements or omissions can lead to immediate dismissal, and I agree that Nurses PRN shall not be held liable in any respect if my employment is terminated for that reason. Nurses PRN is hereby authorized to verify the information I have supplied and to conduct any investigation of my personal history records. I authorize the companies, schools, and persons named in this application to give any information requested regarding my employment, character, and qualifications, and release and hold harmless Nurses PRN and the companies, schools, and persons from any liability. I understand and agree that if hired, my employment is for no definite period and may be terminated at any time without prior notice and without cause. I further understand that any offer of employment may be conditioned upon the results of a physical examination, including tests for the use of controlled substances in accordance with applicable laws.

If hired, I agree to abide by all rules and regulations of Nurses PRN, which I understand are subject to change by Nurses PRN at any time for any reason without prior notice.

Nurses PRN is an equal opportunity employer. Nurses PRN considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally-protected status. Those applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application and/or the interview process should notify Nurses PRN and request such accommodations.

Should an investigation or legal proceeding adversely affect my professional license/certification or ability to perform the functions of the job, I understand that I am obligated to immediately report said occurrence to Nurses PRN’s Chief Nursing Officer at 888-830-8811. Failure to do so will result in disciplinary action up to and including termination.

I represent and warrant that I have read and fully understand the forgoing.