21 days old

OR First Assistant

HCA Healthcare
Salem, VA 24153


SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Do you want to be apart of a family and not just another employee? Are you looking for a workenvironment where diversity and inclusion thrive? Submit your application todayand find out what it truly means to be a part of a team.

HCA is dedicated to thegrowth and development of our colleagues. We will provide you the tools andresources you need to succeed in our organization. We are currently looking foran ambitious First Assistant for our Surgical Services Department to help usreach our goals. Unlock your potential here!

At HCA, you have options. You canchoose from a variety of benefits to create a customizable plan. You have theability to enroll in several medical coverage plans including vision anddental. You can even select additional al la carte benefits to meet all yourneeds. Enroll in our Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), 401k, flex spendingaccounts for medial and childcare needs, and participate in our tuitionreimbursement and student loan repayment programs.

LewisGale Medical Center (LGMC) deliversquality care to our patients located in the beautiful mountainous region ofSouthwest Virginia. LGMC is a 521-bed acute care facility and is thelargest hospital in the LewisGale Regional Health System (LGRHS). Throughour extensive network stretching from the Alleghany Highlands and RockbridgeCounty to the Roanoke and New River Valleys, we have the privilege of servingmore than 250,000 patients each year.LewisGaleis also ranked among the top hospitals in Virginia and the nation forbenchmarked quality cancer care, patient safety and satisfaction and healthoutcomes. Lastly, the Centers forMedicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have ranked us among the top hospitalsnationwide on quality measures for our services and treatments to address heartattack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical care.


  • Utilizes principles of aseptic technique in creating and maintaining a sterile field.
  • Plans and provides equipment and supplies based on patient and physician needs. Assists the surgical team in opening up items for case, cleaning rooms in between cases along with putting up unused supplies either in between cases or at the end of their assigned shift.
  • Demonstrates competency in assisting surgeon as it relates to unit scope of care.
  • Promotes cost containment while delivering quality patient care within the operating room.
  • Participates in on-call assignments and demonstrates flexibility to cover staffing as needed.
  • Demonstrates flexibility to perform other functions within Surgical Services to assist in the smooth operation of the department.
  • Provides a safe environment for the surgical patient during their perioperative experience.
  • Serves as a professional member of the OR team.
  • Pursues own professional growth through continuing education and in-services.
  • Adheres to hospital policies and procedures; supports the mission of the hospital.


  • Graduate of an accredited Certified SurgicalAssistant Program (Required)
  • Certification in training as a SurgicalAssistant Certification. Certification required within six (6) months uponhire. (Preferred)
  • Minimum of three (3) + years operating roomscrubbing experience (required)
  • Full-time
  • Day Shift
  • On-Call

Weare a family 270,000 strong! Our Talent Acquisition team is reviewingapplications immediately. Highly qualified candidates will be promptlycontacted by our hiring managers for interviews. Submit your resume today tojoin our community of caring!

We are an equal opportunity employerand value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis ofrace, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age,marital status, veteran status, 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: 2019-12-31 Expires: 2020-01-30

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