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AdventHealth Certified Surgical Tech First Assist Full Time Days in Tavares, Florida


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

Work Hours/Shift:

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.

Job Summary:

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.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Surgery

Organization: AdventHealth Waterman

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: AdventHealth Waterman

Req ID: 21016466

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.