First Surgical Assistant - Sign On Bonus Offered

Ascension Health Milwaukee , WI 53201

Posted 2 months ago

What You Will Do

First Surgical Assistant

  • Sign on Bonus Offered

Full-Time Rotating

  • 40 hours per week (Five 8 hour shifts) PM Flex Shift Offered

Ascension Columbia St. Mary's Milwaukee

  • Milwaukee,WI

Responsibilities:

  • Positions patient to give best exposure for surgical procedure, using stabilizing equipment when necessary, while maximizing patient comfort and safety.

  • Provides direct assistance to surgeons during surgical procedures.

  • Provides visualization of the operative site using appropriate method, including manipulation of tissue and materials, retraction, sponging, suctioning and irrigation.

  • Utilizes appropriate technique to achieve temporary and permanent hemostasis.

  • Assists with body plane closure, application of wound dressings and securing of drainage systems.

  • Assist in room clean up and the removal of the soiled case cart, supplies, and trash from OR room as needed at the completion of the surgical case.

  • Participates as a surgical team member in the preparation of the surgical suite according to surgeon's preference cards with appropriate instruments, resources and supplies.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 2 Months (60 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Preferred Credential(s):

  • Surgical Assistant credentialed from the National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA).

Education:

  • Diploma

  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required

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