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AdventHealth Certified Surg First Assist Surgery Center FT Days in Shawnee, Kansas

Description

Certified First Assist AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Medical, Dental and Vision Available Day Ones

Location Address: 9100 W. 74 th Street; suite 300, Mission, KS 66204

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

  • $5000,00 sign on bonus with a 2 year commitment agreement signed for eligible candidates

  • Received Magnet® recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in January 2019

  • Providing faith-based, whole person care to Kansas City since 1962

  • Excellent health benefits, an onsite child care center and fitness facility

  • Tuition reimbursement to support continuing education

  • Employee Referral Program

  • Largest health care provider in Johnson County with three campuses

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time, Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Utilizes physician preference cards to set up operating suites. May update and route cards appropriately, when instructed

  • Determines appropriate surgical equipment and supplies, based on physician’s preference

  • Achieves temporary and permanent hemostasis by applying appropriate techniques

  • Assists with body plane closures, wound dressing applications, and securing drainage systems

  • Positions patients appropriately, uses stabilizing equipment when necessary, and prioritizes patient comfort and safety

  • Provides visualization for operative sites by applying appropriate methods, which includes tissue manipulation, retraction, sponging, suction, and irrigation

  • Assists team with safe and appropriate operating room turnover times in an efficient and organized manner

  • Supervises other healthcare team members in the surgical environment

  • Performs other duties as assigned

  • Ability prepare surgical suites with appropriate instruments, resources, and supplies based on surgeon preference cards

  • Strong physician/surgeon relationship skills and team mentality

  • Up-to-date knowledge of patient rights and ability to respect cultural, psychosocial, and spiritual values

  • Up-to-date knowledge of applicable regulatory, compliance, and accreditation standards and requirements

  • Ability to communicate appropriately and effectively with patients and their family, hospital staff, nurses, physicians, and other health care professionals

  • Must be able to read, write and speak conversational English

  • Basic computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

  • Certified Surgical Technologist First Assist

  • Current certification by the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) as a Certified Surgical First Assistant (CSFA), or through the National Surgical Association as a Certified Surgical Assistant (CSA)

  • American Board of Surgical Assistants (ABSA)

Job Summary:

Assists surgeons in preparation for and during surgical procedures.

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

Category: Surgery

Organization: AdventHealth Shawnee Mission

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: ADH Surgery Ct Shawnee Mission

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.