HCA Ogden , UT 84201
While serving as a cornerstone amongst the northern Utah communities for the past 60 years, Ogden Regional Medical Center has created a deeply-rooted tradition of excellence and caring. The 240-bed facility provides a full spectrum of top-quality services, including a Level II trauma center, certified stroke center, cancer treatment center, alcohol and chemical dependency treatment center, and much more. Nationally recognized, Ogden Regional's maternity care ranks in the nation's top 5 percent, and its cardiology services include accreditation in echocardiography, atrial fibrillation, chest pain and heart failure.
Ogden Regional is part of HCA's network of more than 300 affiliate hospitals, outpatient centers and business offices across the country. HCA and Ogden Regional are all about caring for people, and that care extends to patients, families and employees.
Ogden Regional sits at the heart of the mountains, with more than six ski resorts within an hour's drive. Home of the 2002 Winter Olympics, Ogden offers the lure of outdoor living and the culture of city life. Plus, with a great university down the road and many schools within driving distance, this hospital offers a central location to meet the whole family's needs
OB Tech/ C.N.A: Full-Time
3-12 hour shifts 6:00am 6:00pm with rotating weekends
The Obstetrical Technician/Unit Secretary/Certified Nursing Assistant is responsible to the Family Birth Place Unit to fulfill the specific role designated to her by the Charge Nurse. The Obstetrical technician/Unit Secretary/Certified Nursing Assistant needs to be versatile, efficient and effective in maintaining competent care delivery in accordance with the philosophy and mission of Ogden Regional Medical Center. Patient care services are facilitated, delivered in collaboration with the Unit Charge Nurse.
Keep all areas of Family Birth Place and C-section areas fully stocked, including supplies, linens, cleaning equipment, chart materials, etc.
Cleans instruments after use and puts in proper area for pick-up.
Communicates with related departments as necessary, regarding need for supplies and equipment.
Puts away all ordered supplies including office supplies.
Checks instrument dates, Nursery crash board, makes Mother & Baby charts, Baby assessment packs and/or admit gift packs.
Stocks fetal heart monitors according to checklist.
Assists visitors, families, patients, physicians and others by answering questions, delivering messages and giving information within scope of position.
Restocks procedure carts and resuscitation boxes.
Transports specimens to correct departments as needed.
Meal times - assists in passing and picking up of patient trays.
Notify nurses of patient requests on the pager system ASAP.
Provides tours of Family Birth Place to guests on request.
Admission of patients including but not limited to Wt., UA, VS's, room orientation and documents in the CPCS System.
Works under the direction of the RN.
Adheres to the HCA Code of Conduct.
Attends annual Code of Conduct training.
Admits patient on central Monitor
Cares for patients' personal effects.
Adjusts bed, side rails and call lights for convenience and safety.
Assists patient positioning or transfer at nurse's request.
Answers call lights and uses Pager system effectively and responds to patient requests.
Establishes and maintains interpersonal relationships with patients and visitors, while assuring confidentiality of patient information.
Assists staff members in treatment procedures, I&O's, empties Foleys, etc and documents in CPCS System.
Maintains a clean and safe environment by reporting equipment that is out of order, possible health hazards and other problems to the necessary personnel.
Gets patients in and out of bed, assists to restroom and ambulates as needed.
When requested performs perineal care, administers enemas and assists patients in shower or Jacuzzi.
Prepares and assists with physical examinations, as directed.
Follows prescribed isolation techniques.
Has basic knowledge of procedures performed on unit.
Assists with newborn care, feeds, baths (exception initial bath), diaper change and documents in the CPCS System.
Assists with basic breastfeeding as directed by the nurse.
Inquires from patients regarding complimentary meals and orders.
Sets up for purposed procedure in designated delivery area, checking and providing all necessary equipment and supplies. Does 5-minute scrub.
Counts instrument, sutures and sponges with circulating RN.
Assists surgeons with aseptic attire.
Trained to maintain aseptic conditions while assisting with operational procedures, anticipate MD's needs, hand instruments in a timely manner.
Removes used equipment from delivery area, places dirty instruments in proper receptacle, calls housekeeping to clean room.
Cleans patient rooms/ C-Section room if housekeeping is unavailable.
Restocks and sets up C-Section and Delivery rooms.
Calls admitting with patient information.
Labels with patient sticker and fills necessary forms for mother and newborn charts.
Calls for routine lab work and obtain results.
Provides main care provider records, ink pad, arm band, baby ID bands, cord blood stickers, patient information sheet and nurse's notes and anesthesia forms.
Knows procedures in assembling and disassembling mother and baby charts properly.
Obtains computer lab results and post on charts.
Current Certification as a C.N.A., in good standing, in the State of Utah required.
Previoius patient care experience in a hospital setting is preferred.