Surgical First Assist- Urology- Full time
Company: Christus Health
Posted on: January 15, 2022
DescriptionSummary:The surgical first assistant assists surgeon,
under his/her supervision, during the procedure with retraction,
skin suturing, tying, hemostasis and other first assistant skills
according to AORN standards and practices. Responsible for handling
instruments, supplies, and equipment necessary during the surgical
procedure.Participates in providing quality care by supporting
quality improvement initiatives.Has an understanding of the
procedure being performed and anticipates the needs of the surgeon.
Has the necessary knowledge and ability to ensure quality patient
care during the operative procedure and is on constant watch for
maintenance of the sterile field.Requirements:
- Graduation from accredited Surgical First Assist Program
- Minimum two years of surgical experience
- BLS AHA Healthcare ProviderCertification required.
- ACLS certification preferred.
- Certified Surgical Technologist/First Assistant through the
Liaison Council on Certification for the Surgical Technologist -
National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting,
American Board of Surgical Assistants or CSA through Texas Medical
Board, National Surgical Assistant Association, and American Board
of Surgical Assistants within 6 months of hire/transfer date.
- CPR (American Heart Association)Work Type:Full Time, 6:30-2:30
(self adjusting schedule based on needs), No CallRecruiter:
Michaelle White, feel free to email questions to
Keywords: Christus Health, Tyler , Surgical First Assist- Urology- Full time, Healthcare , Tyler, Texas
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