Location Address: 1000 Waterman Way Tavares, Florida 32778
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Waterman
$5,000 sign on and $3,000 relo
Immediate health insurance
Great benefits such as: Onsite daycare, educational reimbursement
Career growth and advancement potential
High quality of life with low cost of living just outside of Orlando, Florida
You Will Be Responsible For:
Using instruments and medical devices,
Providing surgical site exposure,
Handling and/or cutting tissue,
Providing hemostasis by means of clamping vessels, coagulating, and ligating vessels,
Suturing, and closure of surgical sites (i.e. closure of muscle, fascia, subcutaneous, and skin).
Responding to emergency situations.
Participates in staff and student development.
Responsible for personal and professional development.
Adheres to institutional policies and state regulations, both of which supersede this document.
Surgical First assistants are not to close a body cavity
Functions as a Patient Safety Advocate.
What You Will Need:
High school graduate or equivalent.
Graduate from an accredited Surgical Technology program, or Military Trained Surgical Assistant, or Graduate of Foreign Medical School (GFMS)
Completion of First Assist program or Military Trained Surgical Assistant.
5 Years minimum relevant experience
Certification as Surgical First Assistant as a CSFA (Certified Surgical First Assist) or CSA (Certified Surgical Assistant).
Basic Cardiac Life Support.
Responsible for indirect pre-/intra operative patient care, and assist in the provision of quality individualized care to the patient undergoing operative and/or an invasive procedure. Based on the needs of the department and on training, competence, and skill, the CSFA will perform in the role of first assistant, and/or surgical technologist, including, but not limited to, peer education, advocacy, efficient provision of resources, enforcement of standards and integration and coordination of care across the surgical setting.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.