At a glance
Location: US-AZ-Lake Havasu City
Posted: 8/14/2020
Closing: 9/13/2020
Degree: High School
Employment Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Surgical Tech-OH First Asst-FT
Havasu Regional Medical Center
Job description
Havasu Regional Medical Center

The primary purpose of the First/Surgical Assist position is to assist the surgeon and RN’s in operative procedures. The primary role of the First/Surgical Assist- will be to function as an assistant to the Surgeon.   The role also includes pre-operative functions such as selection and placement of appropriate surgical instruments, supplies and equipment; to scrub and provide instruments, sutures and other sterile supplies during surgical procedures.  Performs variable duties related to the Surgery unit in accordance with established Hospital Policies and Procedures.  The First/Surgical Assist has the responsibility of reporting, incidents, patient and/or employee issues, work related accidents and any unusual events to the Registered Nurses and who are responsible for the delivery of patient care. Strives daily to give all customers excellent care and promotes Havasu Regional Medical Centers’ Standards of Behavior and performs other duties as assigned.

Job requirements

Minimum Education
High School Diploma or GED Required

Minimum Education
Associate’s degree preferred
Required Skills
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
Required Skills
Basic Life Support (BCLS) within 30 days of hire
Certification as Surgical/First Assist Preferred  

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran