Surgical Assistant, Internal Traveler, $55/hr

Location
Charlottesville, VA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Mar 16, 2019
Closes
Apr 17, 2019
Ref
120691BR
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Overview:

Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital is a hiring a temporary Surgical Assistant


Department/Position Overview: We are seeking a temporary Surgical Assistant for a 13 week contact. 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. Two years or more surgical assistant experience is required.

Facility Highlights: Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital, located in Charlottesville,VA, is a Magnet status, 176-bed facility featuring all patient-friendly private rooms. Since it’s founding more than 100 years ago, Sentara Martha Jefferson has constantly evolved to meet the diverse healthcare needs of the patients who trust us with their care. Today, our vision is as clear as it was to our founders. We will continue to set the standard for clinical quality and personalized healthcare services. Sentara Martha Jefferson Hospital was recognized by Soliant Health as the 2012 Most Beautiful Hospital in America,




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 also consider applicants certified prior to the establishment of CAAHEP assistant programs in 1994.

Responsibilities:

The Surgical Assistant (SA) 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

Preferred: Cert Surgical Assistant

Skills
Required:

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

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