Community Health Systems OB Certified Surgical Tech / CST (PRN) in Cedar Park, Texas

Description:

Now with multiple locations to serve our community s healthcare needs, Cedar Park Regional Medical Center is your community healthcare provider. We re more than 600 healthcare professionals strong, offering complete inpatient, outpatient, surgical and emergency care.

Department Description

Our labor and delivery staff have specialized experience in childbirth support and newborn care. The L&D unit is composed of 6 labor rooms, 2 ante partum rooms, 18 postpartum rooms and 3 triage beds. We are equipped with an onsite NICU and have a certified lactation consultant on-staff to assist when needed.

Position Overview

The OB Tech works under the supervision of the registered nurse in delivering safe and effective care to the patient during the delivery period, both intra-operatively and vaginal deliveries. The OB Tech assists with obstetrics procedures by preparing supplies and equipment and scrubs on cesarean sections.

This is a PRN position working 1-2 day or night shifts per week, or as needed.

Responsibilities

  • Set up for deliveries for new mother and baby

  • Encounter patients in delicate situations

  • Prep instruments and equipment for deliveries and other obstetrics procedures

  • May assemble surgical trays and sterile tables, as well as assist with gowning and gloving

  • Maintains the inventory and cleanliness in the obstetrics department

  • Additional responsibilities include scheduling appointments, filing paperwork, maintaining records, and running insurance information

Qualifications

  • Certificate of graduation from an accredited School of Surgical Technology or equivalent

  • Minimum 1-2 years of experience in an L&D unit assisting with caesarian sections, tubal ligations and emergency surgical procedures

  • American Heart Association approved Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required upon hire

  • Must be licensed as a Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) upon hire

  • Team player with a strong commitment to providing superior patient care

What We Offer

  • Competitive Pay Differentials

  • Matching 401(K)

  • Employee Referral Bonus Program

  • Opportunities for career advancement

  • Rewards and recognition programs

  • Additional perks and discounts

Job: Obstetrics (Labor & Delivery , Maternal Child)

Organization: Cedar Park Regional Medical Center

Location: TX-Cedar Park

Requisition ID: 1827144