Responsibilities include: desk duties, which include chart maintenance, answer patient call lights, answer phones and assist visitors' needs, keep medical forms stocked, entering orders in hospital computer system. Keep desk and chart area clean, assist triage area which includes checking machines and equipment; cleaning beds; transfer patients and check patients in. In the labor and delivery room responsibilities include: setting up delivery tables; infant warmer; patient emergency equipment and supplies; assist with vaginal, C-section deliveries and recovery; patient care duties including taking vital signs, Inputs and outputs, and will also function as scrub tech in labor and delivery room.
Surg Tech/OB Department
Type of Position
Position Time Status
Required Related Experience
Required License/ Registration/Certification
Graduate from accredited surgical tech program or LPN with at least 10 years in a Surgical Technician role or UKHC employee who is already in a Surgical Technician role as of 09/17/2016
The condition of work may involve exposure to communicable diseases, the hazards of radiation, and injury from intractable patients or sharp instruments. This job may require lifting, carrying, pushing, and pulling which is considered “heavy work” (i.e. exerting 50-100 pounds of force occasionally, and 25-50 pounds of force frequently); as well as standing, walking, and sitting for long periods of time
Must work three, 12-hour shifts, 7am-7pm OR 7pm to 730am with some weekend and holiday shifts required
must be able to scrub for and assist with a variety of surgical cases
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
Deadline to Apply
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Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- * Please rate your working knowledge of surgical operating systems.
- * Are you a graduate of a surgical technolology program?
- * Please select the answer that best describes your paid employment experience assisting a surgeon(s) in the operating room.
- More than 0, up through 1 year
- More than 1 year, up through 2 years
- More than 2 years, up through 3 years
- More than 3 years
- * Are you currently employed at UK HealthCare Chandler or Good Samaritan Hospitals?
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