Maintains and prepares surgical and delivery suites with appropriate instruments, equipment, and supplies.
Assists the surgical team with surgeries/deliveries by demonstrating knowledge of sterile technique and anticipating needs in accordance with specific unit policies and procedures.
Assists in maintaining equipment, supplies, and environment in Labor and Delivery Unit.
Transports and processes instruments, equipments, and specimens as necessary.
Participates as a preceptor of new associates.
Promotes self-development by participating in in-services, committees, etc., in accordance with hospital and unit policies.
Serves as a role model for consistent demonstration of Sparrow Health System’s Customer Service Behavioral Standards of Performance, by respecting the Privacy and Confidentiality of those we serve.
Demonstrates knowledge and respects patient, service provider, and organizational confidentiality and HIPAA Security procedures and protocols as defined under the HIPAA Privacy and Security Procedures.
Follows established HIPAA privacy procedures when using and/or disclosing protected health information.
Maintains and protects patients rights under the HIPAA Privacy standards.
Setting up birthing rooms using sterile technique.
Assisting the nursing staff, Patient Care Technicians, Patient Care Assistants, and Health Unit Coordinator as appropriate.
* High School diploma or G.E.D., or equivalent required * Completion of LCC Surgical Technician Training or equivalent. Previous scrub tech experience preferred.
Specialized Knowledge and Skills
* Knowledge of anatomy and medical terminology. * Interpersonal skills to effectively and appropriately communicate with physicians, patients, and Sparrow associates. * Maintain knowledge of current clinical trends, as evidenced by satisfactory clinical competency. * Attends all mandatory in-services and meetings. * Clerical skills necessary to perform data entry and retrieval on computers. * Requires ability to function in high stress environment. * Basic computer skills. * Serves as a role model for consistent demonstration of Sparrow Health System’s Customer Service Behavioral Standards of Performance, by respecting the Privacy and Confidentiality of those we serve.
Sparrow Health System an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.