Certified Surgical Tech First Assist Full Time Days
Location: Tavares, Florida
Internal Number: 21016466
Certified Surg Tech First Assist AdventHealth Waterman
Location Address: 1000 Waterman Way Tavares, Florida 32778
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Waterman
Up to $5,000 sign on bonus and $3,000 relocation package for qualified candidates
Immediate Health Insurance Coverage
Great benefits such as: Onsite daycare, educational reimbursement
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
Full Time / 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,
Suturing, and closure of surgical sites (i.e. closure of muscle, fascia, subcutaneous, and skin)
What You Will Need:
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.
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.
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