Wellforce Labor & Delivery Surgical technician in Lowell, Massachusetts
Delivery Room Technicians independently function in a professional manner for peri-operative procedures in Labor & Delivery, surgical scrub for C-sections, D&C's and vaginal deliveries.
Hours: 40 hours per week, Day/Evening Shift
Selects and prepares the appropriate supplies and equipment for any of the above cases.
Operates surgical equipment appropriately.
Scrubs on surgical cases, participates in surgery by organizing the instrumentation to the surgeon, participating in surgical counts, and performs related activities under the directions of the surgeon.
When not participating on surgical cases the Delivery Room Technician will assist the circulator, with positioning obtaining needed items during surgery, and assisting in room turnover activities.
The Delivery Room Technician will participate in Labor & Delivery activities related to quality improvement, continuing education, orientation of new personnel and emergency preparedness.
The Delivery Room Technician will maintain current knowledge in area(s) of surgical aseptic technique, peri-operative procedures in Labor & Delivery, surgical scrub for C-sections, D&C's and vaginal deliveries, pre-operative patient care, support of the labor patient under direct RN supervision, provide patient transportation, the ordering supplies, charge data and order entry as needed.
Assists as a surgical scrub
Patient prep and draping
Handling instruments, equipment and other materials on the sterile field
Prep rooms with appropriate instruments supplies and have standard OR equipment available and in working order.
Cleans and restocks LDR rooms after a patient has delivered and been transported to another area.
Cleans and restocks C-section room after surgery is completed and the patient is transferred to the recovery area. Order supplies and linen for Labor & Delivery.
What We Offer:
Competitive salaries & benefits
403(b) retirement plan with hospital match
Opportunities for growth
Free on-campus parking
About Lowell General Hospital: Lowell General Hospital is an independent, not-for-profit community hospital serving the Greater Lowell area and surrounding communities. With two primary campuses located in Lowell, Massachusetts, we are the second largest community hospital in Massachusetts. We have the latest state-of-the-art technology and a full range of medical and surgical services for patients, from newborns to seniors. We are also a proud member of Circle Health and in collaboration with the medical community it is our promise to provide our patients with Complete connected care SM Circle Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer.