Exeter Hospital EH - OB Technician II in Exeter, New Hampshire

Provides support to the unit and direct patient care to Family Center patients.

Requirements:

  • High school graduate or equivalent
  • Licensed Nursing Assistant - N.H. state
  • CPR certified within 90 days of hire

Major Responsibilities:

  1. Follows established departmental policies and procedures; objectives; quality improvement programs; safety/environment of care programs and infection control standards.
  2. Provides personal care to patients as needed/requested.
  3. Performs phlebotomy for department including daily blood draws and as requested.
  4. Assists RN with patient care including; but not limited to; vital signs; glucose testing and setting delivery carts using sterile technique.
  5. Orders and maintains adequate levels of supplies for the Family Center. Stocks C-section room; LDRPs and pediatric patient rooms with appropriate and adequate levels of supplies.
  6. Ensures that C-section and LDRP rooms are set up and ready for patient use. This includes having appropriate equipment in room.
  7. Performs universal newborn hearing screening on infants per policy and procedure. Determines proper functioning of medical equipment to assure patient safety.
  8. Assists with secretarial function of answering phones and filing as necessary for smooth operation of nursing unit.
  9. Maintain competency to independently scrub c-sections under the supervision of the circulating RN.