Certified Surgical Tech First Assist Full Time Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 10/22/2021


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    Tavares, FL
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Job Description


CSFA  AdventHealth Waterman

Location Address: 1000 Waterman Way Tavares, Florida 32778

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Waterman

  • $5,000 Sign On; $3,000 Relocation
  • Immediate health benefits
  • Flexible schedule
  • State of the art unit with “Pod” Structure
  • Career growth and advancement potential
  • High quality of life with low cost of living just outside of Orlando, Florida

Work Hours/Shift:

FT, Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Certified Surgical Technologists practicing as First Assistants in surgery are functioning in an expanded perioperative role.
  • Certified Surgical Technologist expanded role in the perioperative setting include:
  • Preoperative patient management in collaboration with other health care providers.
  • CSTFAs expanded role in the perioperative setting include the intraoperative performance of surgical first assistant technique as in:
  • 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,

What You Will Need:

  • Must be proficient in the English language.   
  • Thorough knowledge of policies and procedures both organizational and departmental.
  • Regulatory standards (TJC, OSHA, NPSG)
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills
  • Clear and effective verbal and written communications
  • Clinical excellence 
  • High school graduate or equivalent.
  • Graduate from an accredited Surgical Technology Program, or Military Training Program in Surgical Technology
  • 2 Years minimum experience as Surgical Technologist First Assist.
  • Certification as Surgical First Assistant (CSFA).
  • Basic Cardiac Life Support.
  • Certification in Surgical Technology.

Job Summary:

Responsible for direct and indirect preoperative patient 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 CSTFA will perform in the role of first assistant, and/or surgical technologist. 

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

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