HCA, Hospital Corporation of America OR Technician I-Labor & Delivery, PRN in El Paso, Texas
POSITION SUMMARY: To provide patient care under the direction of the RN, using the nursing process, in accordance with the philosophy, goals, and objectives of Del Sol Medical Center.
POPULATION SERVED: Neonate to geriatrics
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: 1. Demonstrates knowledge and application of sterile technique, instruments and supplies needed for surgical cases. 2. Communicates, interacts and participates in teamwork on the unit. 3. Practices, endorses and provides customer service skills to patients, visitors, physicians and staff. 4. Demonstrates knowledge and respect of the patients' right to privacy and protection of patient confidentiality. 5. Communicates and participates in patient care activities in direct conjunction with the Registered Nurse. 6. Other duties as assigned.
REQUIRED LICENSURE AND/OR CERTIFICATION 1. BCLS Certification
Certified Surgical Technologist required. Certification must be from:
The National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting or its successor;
The National Center for Competency Testing or its successor;
Another surgical technologist certification program approved by the department
- If hired prior toJanuary 1, 2016he/she will be grandfathered in and will not be required to attain national certification to be allowed to continue working.
*REQUIRED EDUCATION: * 1. High school diploma or GEDPREFERRED EDUCATION, LICENSURE, CERTIFCATION, EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES:
Graduate from an accredited educational program for Surgical Technologist
Completion of a formal training program.
Nursing Assisting Certification
Health care experience preferred
Reads and writes basic English with the basic skills necessary to understand and transfer physician’s orders.
Ability to move in excess of 50 pounds, with assistance from other staff.
Effective communication skills; both orally and written.
Computer skills needed.
Ability to work with others in a team
Strong customer service skills relating to patients, physicians, and staff.
Knowledge of basic anesthesia principles.
Title: OR Technician I-Labor & Delivery, PRN
Location: Texas-El Paso-Del Sol Medical Center - El Paso
Requisition ID: 01512-15610