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Surgical Technologist Orthopedic

Company: Maxim Government Services
Location: Biloxi
Posted on: November 28, 2019

Job Description:

Other opening in Biloxi, Mississippi. This and other surgical technologist jobs brought to you by AlliedHealthJobCafe.com Maxim Healthcare Services is currently seeking a Surgical Technologist (Orthopedic) to provide as needed coverage services at Keesler Medical Center at Keesler AFB in Mississippi.Maxim Employee Benefits Include:

  • Health Benefits through Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Vision
  • Dental
  • 401K Savings Plan
  • Perkspot Employee Discount Program
  • Employee Assistance and Work/Life Program Specialists and Counselors available 24/7
  • Maxim College Partnership Program
  • Direct Deposit
  • Travel and Relocation Assistance, as applicable Experience/Qualifications Needed:
    • 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.
    • Experience: Shall have at least 24 months experience with hands-on orthopedic specific surgeries within the previous 36 months. • Board Certification (5.2.6.4.4): Certified as a Surgical Technologist (CST) from The National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) 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. Position Details:
      • The Contractor personnel shall provide a Surgical Technologist (Orthopedic) for patients as scheduled by the Government.
      • Screens/checks-in patients and escorts patients to treatment areas.
      • Accurately prepares room and patient for examinations, therapeutic measures and procedures assuring all needed equipment and supplies are available prior to the start of the exam.
      • Takes/monitors/records physiological measurements.
      • Triages urgent needs.
      • Assists with medical treatment/diagnostic/therapeutic procedures per treatment protocols. Assists physicians with patient care; properly fits and applies pre-operative braces, other soft goods; assists in preparation for and application of casts and orthopedic appliances; changes dressings; removes sutures, casts, and splints.
      • Prepares medications under the supervision of a nurse or health care provider.
      • Chaperones patients.
      • Assembles/maintains/operates medical/diagnostic/therapeutic equipment. Maintains or assists with appropriate and accurate health record storage and retrieval systems.
      • Provides patient/parent education as requested. Performs or assists with the performance of specialized testing and examinations. Assist with routine and emergency orthopedic procedures.
      • Maintains clean and well-stocked cast and soft goods room; orders special supplies and/or equipment. Upon completion of procedures and examinations, properly cleans and organizes room and performs any necessary cleaning of equipment as established by departmental policies and procedures and standards. Ensure all equipment is properly cleaned and stored at the end of each work shift. Ensure preventive maintenance and routine cleaning are performed as directed.
      • Ensure a safe work environment and employee safe habits.
      • Provides patients with the utmost care and attention. All patients shall be assured of their privacy and personal dignity. Prepares all documentation to meet or exceed established standards of the MTF, to include, but not limited to, timeliness, accuracy, content and signature. Only MTF and Air Force-approved abbreviations shall be used for documentation of the patient health record. Provides surgical patient care activities. Transports patients, and related records to and from the OR and recovery room.
      • Assists nursing staff with preoperative patient preparation activities. Helps with routing medical materiel management activities.
      • Accomplishes routine safety checks and operator preventive maintenance on fixed and moveable medical equipment and fixtures. Performs routine and specialized housekeeping activities.
      • Prepares OR for surgery by setting up and opening sterile supplies and instruments.
      • Assists anesthesia personnel with patient positioning and anesthesia administration. Applies principles of asepsis, infection control, and medical ethics.
      • Assists with terminal cleanup of OR and prepares for follow-up procedures. 9 Assists the circulating nurse with preparing records, reports, and requests. Prepares specimens for transport to the laboratory.
      • Performs scrub duties in the Operating Room. Scrubs hands and arms and dons sterile gown and gloves. Prepares and maintains sterile instruments, supplies, and equipment of draped tables and stands. Counts sponges, needles, instruments, and related items with circulating nurse before, during, and after surgical procedures. Assists the operative team with applying sterile drapes to the surgical field. Passes instruments, sutures, and other supplies to the sterile operative team. Anticipates surgeon's needs, and provides additional assistance as directed. Cares for surgical specimens on the sterile field. Cleans and prepares instruments and reusable supplies for terminal sterilization and decontamination.
      • Performs general clinic functions. Assists specialty surgeon during surgical and diagnostic procedures. Assembles, operates, and maintains diagnostic and therapeutic equipment. Orders diagnostic laboratory and radiographic procedures as directed. Performs activities unique to specific surgical clinics.
      • Attends in-service training in new procedures, techniques, and equipment. For further information and/or to apply to this opportunity, please contact Mallory Plotner at or email your resume to

Keywords: Maxim Government Services, Biloxi , Surgical Technologist Orthopedic, Healthcare , Biloxi, Mississippi

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