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15 occupations have tasks related to the 1 task from your current occupation, Surgical Technologists.

  • Prepare patients for surgery, including positioning patients on the operating table and covering them with sterile surgical drapes to prevent exposure.
29-2099.06 Radiologic Technicians   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Use beam-restrictive devices and patient-shielding techniques to minimize radiation exposure to patient and staff.
  • Position patient on examining table and set up and adjust equipment to obtain optimum view of specific body area as requested by physician.
29-2032.00 Diagnostic Medical Sonographers Bright Outlook
  • Select appropriate equipment settings and adjust patient positions to obtain the best sites and angles.
  • Prepare patient for exam by explaining procedure, transferring patient to ultrasound table, scrubbing skin and applying gel, and positioning patient properly.
29-1124.00 Radiation Therapists Bright Outlook
  • Position patients for treatment with accuracy, according to prescription.
  • Follow principles of radiation protection for patient, self, and others.
29-2099.07 Surgical Assistants Bright Outlook
  • Coordinate or participate in the positioning of patients, using body stabilizing equipment or protective padding to provide appropriate exposure for the procedure or to protect against nerve damage or circulation impairment.
29-2031.00 Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians Bright Outlook
  • Prepare and position patients for testing.
29-2056.00 Veterinary Technologists and Technicians Bright Outlook
  • Restrain animals during exams or procedures.
29-2033.00 Nuclear Medicine Technologists Bright Outlook
  • Position radiation fields, radiation beams, and patient to allow for most effective treatment of patient's disease, using computer.
29-2035.00 Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists Bright Outlook
  • Position patients on cradle, attaching immobilization devices if needed, to ensure appropriate placement for imaging.
29-2053.00 Psychiatric Technicians Bright Outlook
  • Restrain violent, potentially violent, or suicidal patients by verbal or physical means as required.
29-1061.00 Anesthesiologists
  • Position patient on operating table to maximize patient comfort and surgical accessibility.
29-2041.00 Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics Bright Outlook
  • Immobilize patient for placement on stretcher and ambulance transport, using backboard or other spinal immobilization device.
29-1021.00 Dentists, General Bright Outlook
  • Use masks, gloves, and safety glasses to protect patients and self from infectious diseases.
29-2034.00 Radiologic Technologists Bright Outlook
  • Position and immobilize patient on examining table.
29-9012.00 Occupational Health and Safety Technicians Bright Outlook   Green Occupation Green
  • Supply, operate, or maintain personal protective equipment.
29-9099.01 Midwives Bright Outlook
  • Assist maternal patients to find physical positions that will facilitate childbirth.