Surgical Assistant - Certified

Location
Virginia Beach, VA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jul 09, 2018
Closes
Dec 19, 2018
Ref
112594BR
Function
Other
Industry
Other
Hours
Full Time
Overview:

Sentara Princess Anne Hospital in Virginia Beach, VA is looking for a full time Surgical Assistant to join our Surgical Assistant Team to work in our new surgical procedure room. We would prefer a candidate who has a minimum of 2 years of experience working as a Surgical Assistant and a graduate of a CAAHEP SA program. We will consider all candidates certified by NBSTSA (National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting), NSAA (National Surgical Assisting Association), or ABSA (American Board of Surgical Assisting) in lieu of CAAHEP SA program graduate.

Department/Position Overview: This position will work as a 1st or 2nd assistant to the surgeon and under the direction and supervision of that surgeon may perform specific significant surgical tasks.

Facility Highlights: Sentara Princess Anne Hospital, located in Virginia Beach, VA, is a Magnet Status, general medical and surgical facility with 160 beds. The hospital offers a full-service emergency room with a dedicated observation unit, Critical Care, Oncology and Stroke services. It also encompasses a Family Maternity Center with an On-site Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.

Sentara Benefits: Sentara employees strive to make our communities healthier places to live. We’re setting the standard for medical excellence within a vibrant, creative, and highly productive workplace. For more information about our employee benefits, CLICK HERE!

Join our team, where we are committed to quality healthcare, improving health every day and providing opportunity for training, development and growth!
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    Other
    Graduate of CAAHEP (Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs) accredited Surgical Assistant Program required. Graduate of medical school (foreign or domestic) may be substituted for education if currently certified. Will consider all applicants certified by NBSTSA (National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting), NSAA (National Surgical Assisting Association), and ABSA (American Board of Surgical Assisting) in lieu of CAAHEP SA program graduate. Must obtain certification within six months of hire if not available at hire.

    Responsibilities:

    The Certified Surgical Assistant (CSA) works as a 1st or 2nd assistant to the surgeon and under the direction and supervision of that surgeon may perform specific significant surgical tasks.

    Qualifications:

    Education Level
    Trade School Graduate - SURGICAL ASSISTANT

    Experience
    Required: None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

    Preferred: Surgical Assistant - 2 years

    License
    Required: Basic Life Support, Cert Surgical Assistant

    Preferred: None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

    Skills
    Required: Active Listening, Communication

    Preferred: None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

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