Moses Taylor Hospital
Location SCRANTON, PA (Moses Taylor Hospital)
Department Labor and Delivery
Field Technical Services
The purpose of the Surg Tech / OB Technician in Labor Birth is to provide support to the nursing care team of the mother and baby. More specifically performing OB Tech tasks i.e. preparing delivery rooms for C-section cases; surgically assisting physicians with procedures and functioning effectively in obstetrical emergencies.
Assists surgical team during operative procedures by arranging and inventorying sterile set-up for operations and passing items to doctors and nurses as needed. Assists in preparing and moving patients and in cleaning the operating theater. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Must be a graduate of an accredited School of Surgical Technologists, and have 0-1 years of experience. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.