Surgical First Assistant
Company: St. Vincent Health, IN
Posted on: September 12, 2018
Job ID: 246197 Surgical First Assistant Carmel, Indiana Regular / Day Additional Job Information Title:--Surgical First AssistantCity, State:-- Carmel,INLocation:-- Carmel-13500 North MeridianDepartment:---- Womens Health AllianceAdditional Job Details:----Part-Time,Day,--24 hours,WeeklyTuesday, Wednesday, Thursday-- start time reflects surgery cases but usually 7:30am to 4About Us St. Vincent, part of Ascension, is a nonprofit, faith-based health system that is guided by our mission to provide compassionate, personalized care, especially for those who are vulnerable. St. Vincent is one of Indiana's largest employers with 22 ministries serving 57 counties in central and southern Indiana. Our 134-year-old health system includes a wide range of services including cardiovascular care, women's and children's health, neurosciences, cancer care, orthopedics, bariatrics, primary care, emergency medicine, imaging, general surgery and long-term acute care.Job Description Job Summary:The Surgical First Assistant provides direct assistance to surgeons during surgical procedures.--Responsibilities:Positions patient to give best exposure for surgical procedure, using stabilizing equipment when necessary, while maximizing patient comfort and safety.Provides visualization of the operative site using appropriate method, including manipulation of tissue and materials, retraction, sponging, suctioning and irrigation.Utilizes appropriate technique to achieve temporary and permanent hemostasis.Assists with body plane closure, application of wound dressings and securing of drainage systems.QualificationsLicenses/Certifications/Registration:Required Credential(s):Certified--BLS Provider--obtained within--1 Month (30 days)--of hire date or job transfer date.--Certified--First--Surgical Assistant--obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.--Preferred Credential(s):Certified--Surgical Tech.--Education:Minimum Qualification: Graduate of a Surgical Technology program by hire date to positionPreferred Qualification: Graduate of a Surgical First Assistant programWork Experience:Minimum Qualification: One year of experience working as a Certified Surgical Technologist.How To Apply Service of the Poor. Reverence. Integrity. Wisdom. Creativity. Dedication.These are the Core Values we uphold at St.Vincent.--If they describe you, you may be a good candidate to join our nationally-recognized team at one of our many Indiana ministries.--To view our job openings, visit www.stvincent.org/jobs--To apply for a position online, click the "Apply Now" button.--Our online application system may not be compatible with non-Windows based operating systems (iPhones, iPads, or Mac computers) or non-Internet Explorer browsers. To optimize your user experience, we recommend utilizing a personal computer with Window Internet Explorer 8 to search and apply for career opportunities.----The Spirit of Caring--Equal Employment Opportunity St.Vincent is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. Please click the link below for more information.--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 from applicants.E-Verify Statement St. Vincent, a member of Ascension Health, participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information. Share:
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