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Surgical Tech / Labor & Delivery / 36 hrs per week / 7a-7:30pm

2021-12-01
  • Location SCRANTON, PA (Moses Taylor Hospital)
    Full Time
  • Department Labor and Delivery
  • Field Technical Services
  • Full Time

Job Description

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.

  • High School diploma or equivalent required.
  • Three-six months of experience in comprehensive childbearing nursing services required.
  • Proof of AHA BLS training (within past two years).
  • Surgical Technician certification, preferred
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