An OR Technician / OB Technician (ORT/OBT) is a member of the CWC surgical team who acts as a primary scrub person and must be technically adept by handling the instruments, supplies, and equipment necessary before, during and after the surgical procedure / vaginal delivery. He/She may also circulate under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse. The ORT/OBT must be able to take call as scheduled, anticipate the needs of the surgeon, have excellent adaptation and coping skills, have excellent organizational skills and be a team player. Must be able to stand for prolonged periods of time. Must be able to lift patient and equipment with assistance of other personnel or without as need dictates. ORT/OBT must have excellent communication skills and maintains asepsis, supplies and inventory at all times.
28. Supports fluctuation in patient care/unit needs by utilizing skills in other areas of unit as needed. Works overtime when required.
29. Other duties as assigned.
As applicable, the individual has training/competency in attending to the special needs and/or behaviors appropriate to the age of the patients for which care is being provided.