SURGICAL ASSISTANT EXTERN

Location
Virginia Beach, VA
Posted
Sep 27, 2017
Closes
Oct 24, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description: The Operating Room Surgical Assistant Extern is responsible and accountable in collaboration with a Surgical Assistant to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate the care delivered to patients undergoing surgery. The surgical assistant extern is specifically trained to meet the unique needs of patients from infancy to geriatrics. He/she is responsible for performing those duties of a first assistant during surgical procedures and participates as a team member by performing additional duties when need arises during productive work hours.

Education Level
High School Grad or Equivalent

Experience
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
Required: Basic Life Support

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
Student in the final year of accredited school Surgical Assistant program required.