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Certified First Assist Full Time Days Possible $5000 Sign On Bonus Carrollwood in Tampa, FL at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 4/21/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Tampa, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    4/21/2019
  • Job ID:
    18006445
  • Job Function
    Patient Care
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Carrollwood

Job Description


Description

Certified First Assist Full Time Days Possible $5000 Sign On Bonus AdventHealth Carrollwood

Location Address: 7171 North Dale Mabry Highway Tampa, Florida 33614

Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Carrollwood
  • Family-like culture
  • Teamwork driven both inter Dept and multidisciplinary
  • Positive working climate to support a well-balanced work life balance

Work Hours/Shift: Full Time Days

You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Demonstrates clinical competence in relevant areas of surgery with regards to scheduled procedures
  • Basic hand-on computer knowledge: MS office, word, Excel preferred working knowledge of Cerner
  • Demonstrates critical thinking skills and follows policies, rule and procedures by providing courteous service, assisting lost guest and problem solving to meet special needs or requests.
  • Performs duties in a timely manner and provides updates if delays occur.
  • Communicates with courtesy when interacting with internal or external customers, in person or on the telephone.  Prioritizes work through utilization of resource lists.
  • Assists the Operating room staff in preparing the O.R. suite for surgery by assisting in instruments and equipment preparation.
  • Assures case carts are accurately pulled with supplies/instrumentation and edits procedures cards as needed for any corrections
  • Observes and reports to the professional nurse pertinent observations, regarding sterile technique
  • Assists in providing a safe, clean and comfortable environment for patients.
  • Demonstrates initiative by performing other functions such as cleaning the room, including the floor, between surgeries.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

Demonstrates through behavior Florida Hospital’s Core Values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork as outlined in the organization’s Performance Excellence Program

1. Positioning the patient

   A. The surgeon shall convey the exact position that will give the best exposure for the surgical procedure. The surgical assistant will carry out this order. Consideration will be given to the patient’s comfort and safety.

   B. Points of pressure shall be padded: elbows, heels, knees, eyes, face, and axillary region.

   C. Circulation shall not be impaired. (A tourniquet may be required for some procedures.)

   D. Nerve damage shall be guarded against.

   E. The temperature of the patient should be discussed with the anesthesia personnel and methods employed to maintain the desired temperature range.

   F. The surgical assistant shall be familiar with common positions related to the surgical procedure and will be able to use the equipment necessary to provide the position.

 
Job Summary:

Prepares and maintains the surgical area, scrubs and is first assistant to the physician during procedures, assists the RN in technical functions related to patient care in the OR and assists in the training of others and functions as a resource within the department.

 
 
 


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

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