Labor & Delivery Technician-Labor & Delivery-MSW-Full Time-Evenings

at The Mount Sinai Health System
Location New York
Date Posted June 21, 2022
Category Trades & Services
Job Type Not Specified

Description

**Strength Through Diversity**

**Ground-breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.**

**_Roles & Responsibilities:_**

**_Req**

+ Assists in the care of patients in Labor & Delivery and Maternal Infant Care Units under the direct supervision of the registered professional nurse Duties and Responsibilities: 1. 1. Assists in the care, preparation, and maintenance of sterile and dirty supplies and equipment 2. 2. Demonstrates ability to apply principles of sterile technique 3. 3. Assists circulating nurse 4. 4. Assists in the safe transfer, identification, and positioning of patients according to accepted procedure 5. 5. Functions as a scrub technician or instrument technician as assigned 6. 6. Assists in the maintenance of a sanitary environment 7. 7. Assists in the preparation of the room for the next operation 8. 8. Cleans assembles equipment for surgical procedure trays 9. 9. Demonstrates ability to maintain and operate sterilizing apparatus 10. 10. Checks dates on supplies restocks supplies, and cleans cupboards 11. 11. Attends staff and educational meetings 12. 12. Works safely and provides for the safety of patients and others 13. 13. Provides direct physical care, and/or one to one observation to selected patients under the supervision 14. 14. Carries out procedures as taught and according to guidelines 15. 15. Assists with patients' examinations treatments and procedures 16. 16. Assists with lifting, positioning, moving, and ambulating patients using correct body mechanics as instructed 17. Transports patients by wheelchair, stretcher, or bed 18. Escorts outside of the hospital as necessary 119. Alerts to the need for safety devices; apply or assists with the application of safety devices 20. Answers call lights, attends to the patient's needs, and/or reports patient's concerns and requests to the nurse 21. Reports pertinent information and observations regarding patients to the nurse 22. Communicates information and basic instructions to patients, families, and visitors 23. Participates in exchange of patient daily reports and nursing care conferences 24. Attends staff and education meetings 25. Works safely and provides for the safety of patients and others 26. Maintains neat and clean patient and service areas 27. Cleans equipment 28. Stocks and prepares the unit for admissions and discharges

**_Requirements:_**

+ L&D Tech Certification

**_Strength Through Diversity_**

The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity, equity, and inclusion are drivers for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we're as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai's unrivaled record of achievement, education, and advancement as we revolutionize medicine together and participate actively as a leader within the Mount Sinai Health System by:

+ Using a lens of equity in all aspects of patient care delivery, education, and research to promote policies and practices to allow opportunities for all to thrive and reach their potential.

+ Serving as a role model confronting racist, sexist, or other inappropriate actions by speaking up, challenging exclusionary organizational practices, and standing side-by-side in support of colleagues who experience discrimination.

+ Inspiring and fostering an environment of anti-racist behaviors among and between departments and co-workers.

We work hard to acquire and retain the best people and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you can develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, can make an impact on quality patient care.

Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our history!

**_Who We Are_**

**Over 42,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.**

**Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai Morningside (formerly Mount Sinai St. Luke's), and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.**

_The Mount Sinai Health System (MSHS) provides equal employment opportunities to all its employees and applicants for employment without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, gender identity, age, disability, marital or parental status, sexual orientation, veteran, immigration, citizenship, or other protected status._

**EOE includes Veterans and the Disabled**

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