OB Technician, Labor & Delivery Svcs - Per Diem/Days (12-Hr)
MemorialCare Health System
Location: Fountain Valley, California
Internal Number: ORA002961
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The Obstetrical Scrub Tech is responsible for providing surgical assistance in a safe, appropriate and effective manner under the direction of a Registered Nurse/MD, in compliance with the OB Scrub Tech standards of practice. It is not within the scope of practice of the OB tech to perform beyond their stated scope of practice (e.g. assessment, evaluation of patient data, administration of medications), even when requested by a Surgeon. Additional responsibilities includes but not limited to: provision of availability/maintenance of instruments, adherence to aseptic technique, advanced knowledge of surgical procedures and support to patient flow within department. Provides support and communicates directly with surgical team and supervisory staff. The OB tech must use effective oral communication and participate in aspects of documentation. In addition, the OB tech collaborates with other professional disciplines to ensure safe and effective patient care delivery and the achievement of desired patient outcomes.