Technologist-Surgical First Assistant - DC OR Operating Room BMH Desoto
Company: Baptist Memorial Health
Posted on: September 19, 2022
Summary The Surgical Technician First Assistant (SFA) will
support the continuity of care for Perioperative patients. The
scope of practice includes intraoperative surgical first assisting.
The SFA will provide intraoperative surgical care under the direct
supervision of the surgeon for all ages and/or provide direction to
the perioperative team where needed. Performs other duties as
assigned. Responsibilities Assists in performance of procedures for
the surgical patient in a manner consistent with established
policies and procedures.
To assist in providing intraoperative care.
To safely and adequately provide and utilize equipment and supplies
based on patient needs.
To perform activities that demonstrate technical
Participates in ongoing educational activities.
To assist in providing preoperative care.
Completes assigned goals. Requirements, Preferences and Experience
Education Minimum: Completion of a Surgical Technician First
Assistant Program that includes didactic and supervised clinical
practice based on AST/NIFA core curriculum for the surgical
technician first assistant. Experience Preferred: 1 year of
Surgical First Assistant experience in a hospital/surgical setting
and documentation of proficiency as a surgical first assistant.
Minimum: 2 years Surgical Tech experience and current STFA
certification Licensure, Registration, Certification Minimum: BLS
CERTIFICATION WITHIN 14 DAYS OF HIRE, Current certification as a
surgical technician first assistant. About Baptist Memorial Health
Care At Baptist, we owe our success to our colleagues, who have
both technical expertise and a compassionate attitude. Every day
they carry out Christ's three-fold ministry-healing, preaching and
teaching. And, we reward their efforts with compensation and
benefits packages that are highly competitive in the Mid-South
health care community. For two consecutive years, Baptist has won a
Best in Benefits award for offering the best benefit plans compared
with their peer groups. Winners are chosen based on plan designs,
premiums and the results of a Benefits Benchmarking Survey. At
Baptist, We Offer: Competitive salaries
Paid vacation/time off
Continuing education opportunities
Generous retirement plan
Health insurance, including dental and vision
Health care and dependent care spending accounts
Education assistance/continuing education
Employee referral program Job Summary:
Position: 4118 - Technologist-Surgical First Assistant
Facility: BMH-Desoto Hospital
Department: DC OR Operating Room BMH Desoto
Category: Clinical Technician/Technologist
Work Type: Full Time
Work Schedule: Days
Located in the Memphis metro area IND123
Keywords: Baptist Memorial Health, Southaven , Technologist-Surgical First Assistant - DC OR Operating Room BMH Desoto, Healthcare , Southaven, Mississippi
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