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AdventHealth Surgical Tech First Assist in Palm Coast, Florida

Description

All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Up to $7,500 sign on bonus and $3,000 relocation package for qualified candidates

  • Benefits from Day One

  • Career Development

  • Student Loan Repayment Program

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

Schedule: Full Time

Shift : Days. Shared call requirements

The community you’ll be caring for: AdventHealth Palm Coast Parkway- 1 AdventHealth Way, Palm Coast, 32137

AdventHealth Palm Coast Parkway is our newest addition to the AdventHealth family Opening in May 2023. Our new facility is expected to provide up to 700 new jobs in our Pam Coast community. Palm Coast Parkway will be a 100 private bed facility made up of 40 critical care patient rooms and 60 general medical or surgical rooms. Our new hospital services will include Emergency Care, Full-Service Imaging, Pharmacy, 5 operating suites, Endoscopy Suites, Outpatient Lab & Imaging, Hearth Catheterization Labs, and Chapel.

Our new campus will also include a 2-story medical office building providing services in Outpatient Orthopedic Rehab, Cardiology, Gastrointestinal, Surgical, Urology, GYN, and Pulmonary.

The role you’ll contribute:

The surgical technologist first assistant actively participates in the on-going management of supply inventories, surgical equipment, operating room suite readiness and direct clinical and technical assistance to the surgeon while performing operative and invasive procedures. This position requires an expanded knowledge of surgical instrumentation, surgical techniques, human anatomy, surgical retracting and wound closure. Assembly of complex mechanical devices, strong anticipatory skills, hand/eye dexterity and sequential planning are required. This position requires staying abreast of new products, procedure research and physician techniques. The surgical technologist first assistant is assigned the role of first assistant or surgical scrub technologist depending on departmental demands and supports Surgical and Endoscopy services. All activities of the surgical technologist first assistant are under the direct supervision of the perioperative registered nurse or operating surgeon/gastroenterologist. Accepts call as assigned.

The value you’ll bring to the team:

  • Ensures that all required supplies, instruments and equipment is available for all assigned procedures

  • Participates in room set up, pre-procedure preparations, intra-operative positioning, prepping and draping, and room turn over independently or as directed

  • Demonstrates knowledge of sterilization techniques for all equipment utilized on assigned procedures

  • Demonstrates skills such as tissue handling, providing exposure in the operative field, use of instrumentation, suturing, and provision of hemostasis in an anticipatory manner

  • Demonstrates essential mental discipline, attention to detail, thoroughness, stamina, and concentration during the surgical procedure

Qualifications

The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:

  • Must be proficient in the English language

  • High school graduate or equivalent

  • Graduate from an accredited surgical technology program or military trained surgical technologist with 5 years minimum experience

  • Demonstration of completion of surgical tech first assist program

  • Certification in Surgical Technology required

  • BLS Certification Required

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

Category: Surgery

Organization: AdventHealth Palm Coast Parkway

Schedule: 1 - Day

Shift: AdventHealth Palm Coast Pkwy

Req ID: 22032470

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.