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Providence Health & Services Obstetrical Technician in Tarzana, California


Providence is calling a Obstetrical Technician (Part-Time/Night Shift) to Providence Cedars-Sinai Tarzana Medical Center in Tarzana, CA.

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We are seeking a Obstetrical Technician who will be responsible for assisting in the planning, coordinating and providing high quality, individualized patient care using the components of the nursing process.

In this position you will:


  • Promote patient, physician and employee satisfaction by personal example, treating all contacts with respect.

  • Support and participate in activities that foster customer service

  • Communicate and follow the organizational chain of command for notification of patient care/service issues, when appropriate


  • Maintain required applicable licensure, certification and education

  • Attend and successfully completes general and department orientation, in-service programs and the annual key competencies and mandatory update requirements

  • Participate actively in department staff meetings

  • Demonstrate mastery of verbal and written communications

  • Provide care that considers physical, psychosocial, spiritual and cultural needs of patients

  • Evaluate and respond appropriately to ensure patient safety based on the physical environment, equipment and the patient’s behavior

  • Demonstrate critical thinking and the ability to provide care in emergency situations and follows established emergency procedures and practices

  • Demonstrate competence in the clinical knowledge, skills required, and technology utilized in the department

  • Answer call lights in a timely manner and responds appropriately

  • Demonstrate willingness & ability to float to areas within their scope of practice as necessary

  • Demonstrate knowledge of age specific care, including but not limited to, identifying the need for additional safety measures, physiological normal values/readings; and observing skin integrity, behavior, motor skills and/or activities that place patients at risk as well as communicates effectively in a clear, concise, understandable manner. Applicable for the populations: Infant, Adult

  • Check and assure that emergency equipment including anesthesia, blood cart, hyperthermia cart, crash cart and other emergency equipment and supplies are readily available

  • Stock and maintain the OR and LDR areas

  • Evaluate par levels and orders supplies and equipment

  • Ensure that equipment is in good repair and initiate appropriate steps when problems are identified

  • Maintain and demonstrate sterile technique

  • Effectively scrub for Cesarean Sections/ Tubal Ligations and Emergency Postpartum D&Cs anticipating patient and physician needs

  • Follow unit specific policies and procedures

  • Assist the department with basic clerical duties such as answering phones, directing visitors, processing paperwork, and helps RN to organize and clean up the room and patient after a delivery


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current BLS-HCP

  • Current LA City Fire Card within 30 days of hire

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Completion of OR scrub tech program

  • 1 year OB or OR tech experience

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Cedars-Sinai Tarzana Medical Center is a 245-bed not-for-profit medical center that serves the San Fernando Valley, offering high quality specialty services, including: heart and vascular care, orthopedics, oncology and senior services. Recognizing the special health care needs of women and children, our Women’s Pavilion & Resource Center provides women’s health and maternity care in once central location. The hospital specializes in pediatrics and has one of the largest neonatal intensive care units in the San Fernando Valley. Providence Tarzana has a reputation for clinical excellence and sophisticated technology with a personal touch. Providence Health & Services cares about the people and the lives that we touch each and every day. We are continually driven by the caring tradition of our heritage – the foundation of our Mission and core-values – to embrace respect, compassion, justice, excellence and stewardship. With a rich past reaching back more than 65 years in Southern California, and 150 years in total, Providence Health & Services today celebrates unprecedented growth, recognition for top quality health care, a vibrant employee culture where new ideas are encouraged and a drive to help the underprivileged - all with an eye toward the future.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Night

Job Category: Surgical Techs

Location: California-Tarzana

Req ID: 303564