Surgical First Assist CSFA - Expanding OR
Company: Ascension (System Office)
Posted on: November 22, 2021
We Are Hiring:
Monday through Friday 10:00 pm to 6:30 am. Required on-call every
5-6 weekends either Saturday or Sunday for 24 hours. Annual holiday
call required 24 hours.
What You Will Do:
Provide direct assistance to surgeons during surgical
* Position patient to give best exposure for surgical procedure,
using stabilizing equipment when necessary, while maximizing
patient comfort and safety.
* Provide visualization of the operative site using appropriate
method, including manipulation of tissue and materials, retraction,
sponging, suctioning and irrigation.
* Utilize appropriate technique to achieve temporary and permanent
* Assist with body plane closure, application of wound dressings
and securing of drainage systems.
* Assist in room clean up and the removal of the soiled case cart,
supplies, and trash from OR room as needed at the completion of the
* Participate as a surgical team member in the preparation of the
surgical suite according to surgeon's preference cards with
appropriate instruments, resources and supplies.
What You Will Need:
Licensure / Certification / Registration:
* BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association
(AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date
* Certified First Surgical Assistant obtained prior to hire date or
job transfer date required. Associates who hired/transferred before
04/30/2018 are not required to hold certification. The following
Issuing Authorities are acceptable: NBSTSA, ABSA, and NCCS.
* High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or
Associate's degree, or Technical degree required.
No additional preferences.
Why Join Our Team:
As one of the largest health systems in the state, we offer
rewarding careers across eight hospitals, in addition to a
comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical
practices, clinics and rehabilitation facilities. We employ more
than 8,000 associates and serve a 68-county area. As we continue to
grow, we need compassionate caregivers to join us on our journey
and to help influence care across our hospitals. We provide our
associates with the support needed to re-energize, engage and
experience the joy of caring for our patients. If you are looking
for a rewarding career in healthcare, we invite you to apply
When you join Ascension, you join a team of over 150,000
individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving
others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all. Our
inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches
and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools
that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. In
fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance
alone to support associate growth and development. If you are
looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in
your community, we invite you to join our team today.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:
Ascension Saint Thomas is an equal opportunity employer (EEO) and
affords equal opportunity to all associates and applicants without
regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship,
gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental
disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally
For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the
following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:
EEO is the Law Poster Supplement
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to
individuals who have applied for a position using our official
application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of
employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information
This employer participates in the Electronic Employment
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