HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Surgical First Assistant in Fredericksburg, Virginia

We are seeking an experienced Surgical Assistant who is ready to apply their education, experience, and skills to our Surgical Services family!


Come join our family at Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center (SRMC) , a 126-bed acute facility, located in the beautiful city of Fredericksburg, known for its charm, family owned shops, and local restaurants. SRMC is an HCA (Hospital Corporation of America) facility making it a very secure and reputable facility to work with. HCA is one of the largest healthcare systems throughout the U.S, where healthcare employment opportunities are endless!

SRMC’s surgical team includes highly trained physicians, anesthesiologists, nurses and other healthcare professionals. Our goal is to provide expert personal care in an inviting and comfortable environment that promotes health and recovery.

In addition to general surgery, SRMC offers many surgical specialties including:

Breast surgery, ENT surgery, General surgery, Hand surgery, Gynecologic surgery, Orthopedic surgery, Plastic surgery, Podiatric surgery, Prostate surgery, Nuero Spine surgery, Urogynecologic surgery, Urological surgery, and Vascular surgery.

SURGICAL ASSISTANT CHALLENGES AND TASKS

  1. Utilizes principles of aseptic technique in creating and maintaining sterile field.

  2. Plans and provides equipment and supplies based on patient and physician needs.

  3. Demonstrates competency in assisting surgeon as it relates to unit scope if care.

  4. Promotes cost containment while delivering quality patient care within operating room.

  5. Participates in on-call assignments and demonstrates flexibility to cover staffing as needed.

  6. Demonstrates flexibility to perform other functions within Surgical Services to assist in the smooth operation of department.

  7. Provides safe environment for surgical patient during perioperative experience.

  8. Serves as a professional member of OR team.

  9. Pursues own professional growth through continuing education and in-services.

    1. Adheres to hospital policies and procedures; supports mission of hospital.

    2. Exercises sound judgment and decision-making skills on behalf of patient, self, and peers.

    THOSE SPECIFIC FUNCTIONS WITH AN () ARE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS CONSIDERED NECESSARY TO ACCOMPLISH THIS JOB.

    Additional Information about our Operating Room:

    • 4 ORs

    • Approximately 200 surgeries performed per month

    • Certified Surgical Assistant team

    • New Robotics program

    • Supportive, team-oriented environment that supports each other to ensure the best patient experience

    • Committed to individual leadership and development

    EDUCATION Required:Certified Surgical Assistant and/or Certified Registered Nurse First Assistant (CRNFA) with RN Virginia licensure. CPR and clinical status maintained. Documentation of continuing education units required for CNOR and/or RNFA recertification and experience.

    EXPERIENCE Required:Minimum 1 year of Surgical Assisting and Surgical Technologist experience. Preferred:Experience in Nuero spine and Ortho specialties.

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Surgical First Assistant

Location: Virginia-Fredericksburg-Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center

Requisition ID: 25325-13742