SURGICAL TECHNICIAN(Job Id 5172)
Job ID: 5172
Date posted: 08/07/2018
Work Type: FULL TIME
Department: LABOR AND DELIVERY
Shift/Hours: 7:00AM-7:00PM Weekdays and Weekends
: FULL TIME Facility: GWINNETT WOMENS PAVILION Other information:
Department: LABOR AND DELIVERY Shift/Hours
: 7:00AM-7:00PM Weekdays and Weekends
How fascinating it is to be a part of the Operating Room, especially if it is Labor & Delivery! This is where the magic happens: the deliveries of babies and the recovery of mothers. The Labor & Delivery Surgical Tech has the opportunity to assist surgeons with C-sections, hysterectomies, and vaginal deliveries. Under the direction of the Registered Nurse, the Labor and Delivery Surgical Technician assists with patient care of women of child bearing age and newborns. Demonstrates knowledge of surgical procedures, techniques and equipment required in the Labor and Delivery Operating Room. Creates and maintains an aseptic surgical environment under the direction of the circulating nurse. Provides technical assistance in the services provided during the labor and delivery stages of the obstetrical process.
- High school diploma or GED equivalent
- Graduate of a nationally recognized certified surgical technology program. ST certification preferred or currently in nursing school with ST experience.
- Preferred: Previous experience as an obstetrical technician.