HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Certified Surgical Technician Labor and Delivery - PRN in Summerville, South Carolina
The Labor and Delivery Surgical Tech (ORT), under the direction and supervision of the RN and Surgical Services Supervisor, assists in the performance of a variety of both invasive and non–invasive operative procedures.
Technical responsibilities include functioning in the role of Labor and Delivery Surgical Tech for surgical procedures and the knowledge of sterilizing techniques needed to carry out the procedure.
The Labor and Delivery Surgical Tech maintains surgical equipment and maintains adequate stocking of surgical supplies and related equipment. Other responsibilities include, maintaining appropriate sterilizing techniques in cleaning the rooms and/or necessary supplies.
This is a highly visible role with a large degree of physician and patient interaction. The ORT should strive to promote harmony in the unit.
The quality of care given in the Surgical Services area will be determined by the philosophy, mission, and values of the hospital and the Department of Nursing. The ORT will maintain and support the standards of nursing care and practice in order to meet the health care needs of patients, their families, and the community. Duties include the following:
Patient Rights - The OR Technician will work to support and protect the rights of each patient served, treat each patient with dignity and care, and maintain patient confidentiality/privacy.
Patient Safety – The ORT demonstrates commitment to patient safety initiatives including patient falls, restraints, and National Patient Safety Goals
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:
•Graduate from an accredited Surgical Technologist program (required)
•Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider (required)
•Graduate of an accredited school of Surgical Technology program
•Minimum of 1 year Surgical Tech (ORT) experience is (preferred)
Title: Certified Surgical Technician Labor and Delivery - PRN
Location: South Carolina-Summerville-Summerville Medical Center
Requisition ID: 00062-17527