Founded in 1926, Glendale Memorial Hospital and Health Center is a 334-bed, acute care, nonprofit, community hospital located in Glendale, California. The hospital offers a full complement of services, including its award winning heart center, the colorectal surgery institute, a gastrointestinal program, and is a Los Angeles County approved primary stroke center.
The hospital shares a legacy of humankindness with Dignity Health, one of the nation's five largest health care systems. Visit https://www.dignityhealth.org/socal/locations/glendalememorial for more information.
About this opportunity:
Is expected to perform duties in alignment with the mission and policies of the organization. Performs duties in support of and in compliance with the performance improvement plan, JCAHO and other licensing, accrediting and regulatory agencies.
Is a member of the Surgical team who works with Surgeons, Anesthesiologists, Registered Nurses and other surgical personnel in delivering care, pre-operatively, intra-operatively and post-operatively. Participates in the coverage of the departmental On Call schedule as well as shift adjustment based on the needs of the department. Is expected to attend and assist in vaginal deliverys and C-Sections.
Will assist physician and RN in all phases of patient care of the obstectrical patient. Understand basic fetal monitoring and placement of fetal monitor part and wil act as a aide to RN during duration of patients stay. Will be responsible for the primary stocking of LDR's and operating rooms.
One year experience in an acute care setting. Minimum education as required for surgical tech certification.
Graduate of Surgical Technology program or equivalent training. Current Certification from the Association of Surgical Technologists or Diploma in Surgical Technology. Current Basic Cardiac Life Support Provider. Position represented by CHEU.