Certified Surgical Technician - Labor & Delivery (CST)

Location
McAllen, Texas
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Feb 10, 2018
Closes
Apr 14, 2018
Ref
00372-6543
Specialty
Med / Surg
Contract Type
Permanent
Rio Grande Regional Hospital - McAllen, TX
  Founded in 1982, Rio Grande Regional Hospital (RGRH), an HCA-affiliated facility, is proud of maintaining its status as one of the leading healthcare providers in the Rio Grande Valley. For nearly 33 years, we have remained focused and committed to providing quality healthcare to all members of our community.   With 320 beds and a team of more than 500 physicians representing over 35 specialties, we offer a range of inpatient and outpatient medical, surgical, and specialty services, including:
  • 24-hour emergency room
  • Level III Trauma Center
  • Comprehensive cardiovascular care  
  • 30-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
Rio Grande Regional Hospital
is currently looking for a Certified Surgical Technician- Labor & Delivery

 

Responsibilities:

 


Collaborates with RNs, obstetricians, CRNAs and anesthesiologists to serve in support role in Labor and Delivery, including within the OR.  Responsible for supplies, instrumentation and equipment needed for surgical cases.  Proficient in surgical environment as surgical assistant passing instruments and assisting the physician during surgical cases.  Has expertise with aseptic technique within the surgical/obstetrical setting.  Transports patients between units in a safe manner using good body mechanics.  Acknowledges consent in room with obstetrician/surgeon, anesthesia and other team members present and is instrumental in participating in the time out procedure, prior to surgery and in the OR.  May access general supply storage areas where saline flushes and procedure trays are stored.
  • Organizational and time management skills required.
  • Demonstrate ability to assist with care of women of childbearing age and the newborn up. 
  • Mechanical and time management skills required.
  • Independent employee—self-starter

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