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AdventHealth Surgical Tech/First Assist FT Days in Manchester, Kentucky

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Surgical Technician/Certified First Assist - AdventHealth Manchester

Address: 210 Marie Langdon Drive, Manchester, KY 40962

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Manchester:

Medical and Dental benefits begin first day

Small town with a family-like workplace

Centrally located to outdoor recreation activities

Faith based Organization

Community Involvement always giving back to the community

Career Advancement

What You Will Be Responsible for:

  • Assisting on various case specialties.
  • Cleaning instruments and sterilizing as needed.
  • Aid in transportation of patients as needed
  • Ordering of instruments and supplies as needed

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Ability to assist and scrub in on all case specialties

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Minimum six (6) months related to clinical experience

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

  • Maintains CPR certification
  • Certified Surgical Technician
  • Certified First Assistant

Job Summary:

The Certified First Assistant, under direct supervision of the surgeon and the general supervision of the unit nurse manager, assists the operating staff by scrubbing on all types of major and minor surgery procedures. Coordinates scheduling, equipment oversight, infection control and other assigned functions of the surgery unit under the direction of the unit nurse manager. Provides all necessary sterilized items to be used on patient care units.

The First Assistant provides aid in exposure, hemostasis, closure, and other intra operative technical functions that help the surgeon carry out a safe operation with optimal results for the patient. In addition to intra operative duties, the first assist also performs preoperative and postoperative duties to better facilitate proper patient care.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Surgery

Organization: AdventHealth Manchester

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: No

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

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