Catholic Health Initiatives Surgical Technician -Labor and Delivery- FT (Day) *3,000 Sign-On Bonus* in DES MOINES, Iowa
Surgical Technician -Labor and Delivery- FT (Day) 3,000 Sign-On Bonus
Location: DES MOINES, IOWA, UNITED STATES
Requisition #: 2019-R0235978
Post Date: Oct 15, 2019
Position Type: Regular
Scheduled Hours per 2 week Pay Period: 80
Primary Location: IA > DES MOINES > MERCY MEDICAL CENTER
GENERAL SUMMARY :
Scrubs for cesarean sections and vaginal deliveries and assists the nursing personnel in the care of obstetrical patients (adolescent/adult).
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS :
Administers patient care dutiesunder the direction of the registered nurse (i.e., transporting patients,answering lights, assisting with activities).
Assists the physician during acesarean section or other surgical procedure that may occur in the BirthingCenter by draping patient, passing instruments, tying suture, and the otheractivities involved with a surgical scrub.
Assists the physician during avaginal delivery by setting up tables, draping, passing instruments, etc.
Assists the RN with clean up ofthe patient and room following any procedure.
Checks the crash cart, epiduralcare, and defibrillator daily.
Restocks supplies as needed oneach shift.
Reports observations to licensedpersonnel.
Initiates emergency supportmeasures (i.e., cardiopulmonary resuscitation, protecting patient from injury).
Maintains knowledge of equipmentset up, maintenance and use (cautery, maternal and fetal monitors,defibrillators, etc.)
Orders and maintains patientcare supplies, equipment and environment.
Assists with clerical duties(i.e., answering phones, ordering supplies via CRT).
Effectively assumes jobresponsibilities of ancillary support during absence.
MINIMUMKNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED :
High School or Diploma or GED,required and 18 years of age.
Completion of recognized coursein operating room or 5 years of surgical tech experience.
Proof of completion of Mandatory Reporter – Childand/or Dependent Adult Abuse training within three (3) months of hire.
BLS certified by the end of the orientation period(approximately six (6) weeks).
Requisition ID: 2019-R0235978
Market: Mercy Medical Center
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