Certified Surgical Tech - Labor & Delivery
Company: Christus Health
Location: Corpus Christi
Posted on: October 14, 2021
Performs a variety of technical duties to assist in preparing
and caring for pre-operative patients. Prepares patient skin for
surgery in accordance with hospital standards. Maintains aseptic
techniques; actively monitors situations which could lead to
breaches in aseptic technique. Provides comfort and support for
pre-operative patients by demonstrating sensitivity to patient's
care and privacy. Transports patients to and from Operating Room
suite. Positions patients according to type of surgery. Identifies
and cares for biological specimens. Prepares the Operating Room by
setting up tables, instruments and supplies according to type of
The CHRISTUS Spohn South Labor and Delivery, Antepartum and
Obstetrical Emergency Departments are all staffed by one group of
associates that are crossed trained in all three areas.Registered
Nurses, OB Surgical Technicians, Certified Nurse Aides and Unit
Secretaries make up our wonderful team of associates.In addition we
have 24-hour CRNA coverage for maternity anesthesia and our OBED is
staffed with in-house OB Hospitalist to accept transfers, care for
patients and handle emergencies 24 hours a day.We average about 220
deliveries per month.We are capable of providing care for our
patients in need of Non-stress test, Amniocentesis, Induction of
Labor, Management of Postpartum complications such as hemorrhage or
elevated blood pressure, and have the capability to begin an
emergency section within 30 minutes of decision time and recognized
as a Texas Ten Step for Breastfeeding.Our department is a happy
environment for the patient and family, and our team provides an
exceptional patient experience.
If you are looking to join a rapidly growing faith-based
organization that encourages professional development, we want you
to become a part of the CHRISTUS Spohn family!
- High School diploma or equivalent.
- Previous experience as an OR Tech preferred.
- Completion of an accredited surgical tech program or current
Texas LVN license
- CPR-(American Heart Association).
- Non LVNs, CST certification required within six months from
hire/transfer date. Associates employed on or before 09/01/09 are
exempt from this requirement.
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