1+ months

Certified Surgical First Assistant PRN

HCA Healthcare
Nashville, TN 37201




Do you want to be a part of a family and not just anotheremployee? Are you looking for a work environment where diversity and inclusionthrive? Submit your application today and find out what it truly means to be apart of a team.

You contribute to our success.

Every role has an impact on our patients lives and youhave the opportunity to make a difference. We are looking for dedicatedprofessional like you to be a part of our Surgeryteam. Join us in our efforts to better our community!

We can offer you a benefits package that will best suityour familys needs. You can choose from a variety of medical coverage plansthat best your lifestyle. You also have the option to enroll in additionalperks such as our matching 401k, medical and childcare flex spending accounts,life insurance, tuition reimbursement and student loan repayment programs.

TriStar Southern Hills has been serving our community for thepast 40 years. Our 126-bed facility hasbeen a leader for a wide range of healthcare services, including emergencyservices, cardiology, orthopaedics and rehabilitation. TriStar Southern Hillsis an Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI and a Primary Stroke Center. Thereare more than 300 board certified physicians representing more than 20specialties, many of whom have offices located on our campus.

Whatyou will do in this role:

The Certified Surgical First Assistant (CSFA)assists the surgeon in exposure, hemostasis, and other technical functionsduring the surgical procedure. Initiates appropriate intra-operative behaviorsunique to first assisting. Applies knowledge of surgical anatomy, physiology,and operative technique relative to operative procedures. Maintains a sterileenvironment.

In addition to basic Surgical Technologist PerformanceExpectations the CSFA expectations are, but not limited to the following:

Preparationof the surgical site to include shaving, marking, application of surgicalscrub/paint.

Applypositioning aids, tourniquet cuff, etc.

Drapeoperative site.


Suctionand/or sponge surgical field.

Provide hemostasisby: injection, touches cautery to instrument held by physician, useselectrocautery on tissue, uses bipolar cautery, clamping/tying.

Usinginstruments for tissue manipulation.

Assistsurgeon in utilizing/manipulating special equipment, i.e., video camera andequipment, etc.

Performskin closure by staples or suture as directed and supervised by surgeon.

Insertand suture drains as directed and supervised by surgeon.

Applydressings, gauze, splints, and casts.

Administersubcutaneous postoperative injections of local anesthetics when directed by thesurgeon.


Whatqualifications you will need:

In addition to Surgical TechnologistRequirements:


Completionof Accredited CSTFA Education Program

Atleast 3 years experience

HCA Healthcare ranks on Fortunes list of Most AdmiredCompanies for three consecutive years and HCA ranks 63rd on the fortune 500list. In addition, Ethisphere named HCA as one of the Worlds Most EthicalCompanies. We want you to join our tradition of excellence. Intrigued? Wed love to hear from you.

If you find thisopportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review allapplications. If you are highly qualified, you will hear from one of ourrecruitment team. We are actively interviewing so apply today!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity atour company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color,national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteranstatus, or disability status.


Our Companys recruiters are here to help unlock the next possibility within your career and we take your candidate experience very seriously. During the recruitment process, no recruiter or employee will request financial or personal information (Social Security Number, credit card or bank information, etc.) from you via email. The recruiters will not email you from a public webmail client like Gmail or Yahoo Mail. If you feel suspicious of a job posting or job-related email, let us know by clickinghere.

For questions about your job application or this site please contact HCAhrAnswers at 1-844-422-5627 option 1.



Posted: 2019-12-03 Expires: 2020-02-16

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