Upper Chesapeake Medical Center Surgical Technologist/CNA in Bel Air, Maryland
Labor & Delivery
Responsibilities: The Surgical Technologist/CNA are responsible for the performance of scrub duties for patients requiring all surgical interventions simple to complex. They must be self-directed and capable of carring out assignments with limited supervision. They are responsible for assessing the needs of each patient assigned to him/her and planning patient care needed to meet those needs in consultation with an RN. Once planned, their responsibility is to see that the plan of care is implemented through performance. The Surgical Technologist/CNA will accept responsibility for assisting in on-the-job training and will perform nursing care tasks for the provision of a safe environment for the surgical patient. The age of the population served is neonate to geriatric as defined in the unit-specific structural standards. Qualifications: High school diploma or equivalent. Is a graduate of an accredited school of Surgical Technology or has had a minimum of two years of on-the-job surgical technologist experience. Certified Nursing Assistant in hospital or long-term care setting, successful completion of Certified Nursing Assistant course. Must be certified by the State Board Of Nursing as a Nursing Assistant. Certification in BCLS. Possession of a current CST certification highly desirable. Two years experience in a health care setting.