Labor/Delivery Scrub Tech - Full Time - Night Shift
Location: Labor/Delivery - Hawkinsville


Position Description
The Surgical Technologist handles the instruments, supplies, and equipment necessary during the surgical procedure. He/she has an understanding of the procedure being performed and anticipates the needs of the surgeon. He/she has the necessary knowledge and ability to ensure quality patient care during the operative procedure and is constantly on vigil for maintenance of the sterile field.

Job Duties:
Demonstrates and adheres to principles of aseptic techniques

Knowledgeable of all basic set-ups for surgical procedures

Assists in ensuring patient safety

Scrubs, gowns, and gloves members of surgical team following aseptic techniques

Assists in set up of operating room with all necessary equipment and supplies

Assists with the preparation, transportation, and monitoring of patients

Arranges instruments according to routine for given procedure

Handles instruments according to routine for given procedure

Maintains sterile field throughout the surgical procedure

Performs room clean up following procedures, as well as general housekeeping duties

Provides assistance in emergency situations as directed

Functions in the role of second assistant following successful skills demonstration

Provides assistance to team members, physicians, and anesthesia personnel as needed (i.e. reliability, initiative, work relations, training needs)

Reviews physicians' preference cards and updates as needed

Assists with stocking, preparation, and waste management of supplies

Performs other related duties as assigned

Develop communication skills and promote departmental relationships to ensure continuity of care

Participates in on-going committees and other educational programs to enhance patient care

Skills/Qualifications:
Graduate of Surgical Tech Program, Currently Certified or eligible to become certified, EMR/EHR Experience, Clinical Skills, Bedside Manner, Infection Control, Physiological Knowledge, Medical Teamwork, Multi-tasking, Listening, Verbal Communication

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