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GF - Obstetrics Technician (SMCSR UHW)

Location
Santa Rosa, California
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
31 Jul 2022

We are so glad you are interested in joining Sutter Health!

Organization:

SSRRH-Sutter Santa Rosa Reg Hospital

Position Overview:

This position participates as an integral member of the patient care team by performing selected duties under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse. Primary duties include; preparing the L&D operating/delivery rooms, creating and maintaining sterile fields, scrubbing for surgical procedures, assist physicians by handing and receiving instruments and supplies, removes linen, drapes, and equipment after delivery/operation; prepares delivery/operating room for the next delivery/operation, assists nurses or physicians with procedures, maintains supplies, instruments, and equipment for all assigned nursing departments. This position provides support to the RNs on the unit by accomplishing assigned tasks which do not require assessment, teaching, or management by licensed personnel. Also responsible for entering charges and ordering supplies for assigned departments.

This position may also provide direct patient care. Primary activities include; assisting with patient hygiene, safety, dietary support and vital signs. This position may perform other nursing assistant duties as assigned by a RN.

Patient populations served are female adults, male & female adolescents, children, infants and newborns. Provides care based on the age-related needs of the patient in consideration of their developmental/psychological needs, environmental safety, communication style, and level of understanding.

Job Description:

EDUCATION

HS Diploma or equivalent education/experience

Some College courses in health sciences - desired

CERTIFICATION & LICENSURE

BLS-Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider required

CST-Certified Surgical Technologist preferred

CNA-Certified Nurse Assistant preferred

EXPERIENCE

One year experience as a certified nursing assistant, or scrub tech desired.

Prior experience in an acute care setting.

SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE

Medical terminology

Aseptic technique

Surgical scrub procedures, use of sterile technique, instruments, and set-up procedures for the delivery/OR room.

Knowledge of the anesthesia cart and equipment.

Proper technique for moving and lifting patients.

Must be organized, and accurate.

Must be able to understand and follow directions well.

Ability to anticipate physicians needs during procedures.

Ability to read, speak, write clearly and legibly.

Ability to perform basic arithmetic computations (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division)

Ability to communicate effectively with patients, family and staff.

Ability to establish priorities and follow through on assigned tasks with minimal supervision.

Ability to work well as a team member and contribute positively towards the goals of the team and the organization.

Basic computer skills utilizing windows based programs.

Ability to work calmly during emergency situations.

License/Certifications:

BLS-Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider - American Heart Association, CNA-Certified Nurse Assistant - California Department of Public Health, CST-Certified Surgical Technologist - The National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting

Education:

High School Diploma (Required)

Job Shift:

Varied

Schedule:

Part Time

Shift Hours:

8

Days of the Week:

Variable

Weekend Requirements:

Every other Weekend

Benefits:

Yes

Unions:

Yes

Position Status:

Non-Exempt

Weekly Hours:

28

Employee Status:

Regular

Number of Openings:

1

This position may regularly work, store, prepare, receive, unpack, transport, dispose of, or administer drug(s) identified as hazardous, or potentially hazardous, by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) for purposes of USP 800.

Sutter Health Affiliates are equal opportunity employers EOE/M/F/Disability/Veterans.

Schedule/Shift: Regular/ Days
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Details

  • Job Reference: 672407019-2
  • Date Posted: 31 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Sutter Health
  • Location: Santa Rosa, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent