Scrub Technician (Surgical Technologist certification) Labor & Delivery Full Time Nights

Scrub Technician
Labor and Delivery
Full Time Nights
Plantation General Hospital
Plantation, FL

Facility Description:

Named one of the nation's Top Performers on Key Quality Measures in 2016 by The Joint Commission, Plantation General Hospital is a 264-bed, acute care hospital that has served Plantation and Central Broward County for more than 50 years. Our facility provides easy access to the vast resources of the HCA Hospital Network, which includes surgeons who excel in minimally invasive surgery with an intense focus in Women and Children's Services. A Joint Commission Certified Primary Stroke Center and 2-year recipient of Healthgrades Obstetrics and Gynecology Excellence Award™, we are located within minutes of the Florida Turnpike, I-595 and I-95. Plantation General Hospital offers emergency rooms and intensive care units designated for children, pregnant women and adults. Our goal is to deliver the very best care to our communities and the patients we serve.

Plantation General Hospital is a member of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA has been named one of Ethisphere's World's Most Ethical Companies for eight consecutive years. Join our tradition of excellence!

We offer a generous compensation package for Full-time and Part-time including: vacation, 401k, and Medical Insurance.

Job Description :
To provide safe and effective nursing care as the O. R. Scrub Technician, Level I/Obstetrics during surgical and other invasive procedures through the performance of specific duties under the direction of a registered nurse. Performs routine scrub as well as specifically-delegated duties according to AORN standards, and policies and procedures of the department of surgery. Assists in the maintenance of a safe environment for all. Keeps current with operating room techniques, procedures, instruments, supplies and equipment; assists with Continuing Quality Improvement.

The O. R. Scrub Technician, Obstetrics is responsible for the direct and indirect nursing care of patients as determined by the registered nurse. He/She is also responsible for the supervision of assigned personnel. The position requires thorough knowledge of both department and hospital policies and procedures relevant to the delivery of nursing care. Interpretive skills, frequent interactive and consultative associations, along with managerial and supervisory tasks are inherent in the position. The ability to retrieve, communicate or otherwise present information in a written, auditory or visual fashion is essential. The primary method to express or exchange ideas is through the spoken word. Writing, telephone and manual dexterity skills are required for the position.

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred. Graduate of an approved operating room technical program, certification preferred.
  • Current Basic Life Support/ CPR Required
  • Surgical Technologist certification required if hired after August 26, 2014.
  • One year of Labor & Delivery Surgical Technologist preferred.

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