L&D Surg Tech Non Cert - Nights- P3 Labor & Delivery - Kennestone Hospital

Employer
WellStar Health System
Location
Cobb County, Georgia
Closing date
Aug 16, 2022

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Discipline
Surgical Technician (ST)
Specialty
Labor and Delivery
Position Type
Other
Hours
Full Time
Work Setting
Hospital / Medical Center
Overview

How would you like to work in a place where your contributions and ideas are valued? A place where you can serve with compassion, pursue excellence and honor every voice? At Wellstar, our mission is simple, yet powerful: to enhance the health and well-being of every person we serve. We are proud to have become a shining example of what's possible when the brightest professionals dedicate themselves to making a difference in the healthcare industry, and in people's lives.

Responsibilities

The Surgical Technologist - Labor/Delivery functions under the direction of the registered professional nurse. Assists the health care team in providing safe, age appropriate and culturally aware patient care. Duties include, but are not limited to, preparation of the operative suite and surgical field to ensure a safe patient care environment including gathering required instruments and supplies and serving as surgical assistant. Other duties as assigned including, but not limited to stocking LDR's and OR's, assisting providers and nurses in vaginal deliveries, obtain weights, measurements, and infant footprints. Also, ensure that the unit is compliant with Joint Commission standards at all times.

Qualifications

Required Minimum Education
  • Graduate of an accredited/approved program in surgical technology. However, 10 years or more experience in a comparable setting is acceptable.

Required Minimum Experience
  • Six (6) months acute care surgical technology experience and direct patient care experience preferred.

Required Minimum Certification
  • National certification in surgical technology preferred. However, 10 years or more experience in a comparable setting is acceptable.

Required Minimum Skills
  • Ability to read, write and speak the English language
  • Strong customer service and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to collaborate with other health care providers in the provision of patient care
  • Ability to delegate to other team members as required
  • Ability to multi-task essential
  • Ability to function in stressful and emergency situations essential
  • Strong detail orientation required
  • Knowledge of surgical procedures required
  • Computer skills may be required.


We'd like to invite you on a career journey like no other! In return for your contributions, we'll help you make the most of all life's moments - on and off the job. Wellstar Total Rewards is designed to provide for your total well-being, including: Your Wellness, Your Pay, Your Future, Your Joy. We think it's pretty simple - we care for our team members and our team members care for the community.

Make a difference in patients' lives… and your own! Here, it's more than healthcare - it's CareerCare!

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