Certified First Assistant Technician - Operating R
Company: HCA Healthcare
Posted on: January 20, 2023
Description Do you want to be a part of a family and not just
another employee? Are you looking for a work environment where
diversity and inclusion thrive? Submit your application today and
find out what it truly means to be a part of a team. We value your
contributions. Our employee recognition programs encourage our
teams to raise the bar. We are currently seeking a Certified First
Assistant to join our family. Come be a part of the change! We
offer you an excellent total compensation package, including
competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth
opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do
excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical,
dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement,
employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and
student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this
Valley Regional Medical Center - Brownsville, TX
Certified First Assistant - Operating Room
Founded as Valley Community Hospital in 1975, Valley Regional
Medical Center proudly serves Brownsville and the surrounding
communities. Valley Regional is committed to providing the best
health care for the residents in the Rio Grande Valley. Valley
Regional Medical Center is a 214 Licensed Bed Facility with over
200 physicians representing over 25 specialties; Valley Regional
Medical Center is a leader in a vast array of high quality
inpatient and outpatient programs and services.
What you will do in this role:* Demonstrates clinical expertise in
closing a surgical incision.
* Demonstrates clinical expertise in assisting a surgeon during a
* Assists the Registered Nurse (RN) in properly positioning the
patient for a specified procedure.
* Displays clinical expertise in the application of post-op
* Possesses extensive knowledge of sutures and their different
* Possesses extensive knowledge in the use of electrocautery and
assists in maintaining patient safety.
* Assists the RN in preparing the Operating Room for surgery.
* Assures the aseptic technique is being done correctly and that
the integrity of the sterile field is maintained.
* Along with the surgical tech, "pulls" all the necessary supplies,
equipment and instruments needed for the case.
* Demonstrates clinical expertise in surgical instruments and their
application to different procedures.
Education:* Graduate of an accredited surgical technology school or
equivalent experience or training required. What at qualifications
you will need:* Certified First Assist required.
* American Red Cross or American Heart Association Basic Life
Support course (BLS or BCLS) and certification is required.
HCA Healthcare ranks on Fortune's list of Most Admired Companies
for three consecutive years and HCA ranks 63rd on the fortune 500
list. In addition Ethisphere named HCA as one of the World's Most
Ethical Companies. We want you to join our tradition of excellence.
Intrigued? We'd love to hear from you. If you find this opportunity
compelling, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all
applications. If you are highly qualified you will hear from one of
our recruiters. We are actively interviewing so apply today! We are
an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company.
We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color,
national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status,
veteran status, or disability status.
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