HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Robotics - Surgical First Assistant in Richmond, Virginia
Retreat Doctors’ Hospital, a campus of Henrico Doctors’ Hospital, is one of Healthgrades® Top 50 Hospitals in the nation. Retreat is a 226-bed facility offering medical and surgical programs, 24-hour adult and pediatric emergency care and outpatient services. The Retreat Doctors’ Hospital campus is also home to the Institute of Urological Health, offering the latest innovations in urological care and surgery. Located in the historic fan district, we are proud to bring state-of-the-art technology and compassionate care to our neighbors and the surrounding community.
RetreatDoctors’ Hospital Surgical Services Department: * 6 operating rooms; 3 Endo Procedure Suites * Motility Services * Home to the Institute of Urologic Health
SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
Utilizes principles of aseptic technique in creating and maintaining a sterile field.
Plans and provides equipment and supplies based on patient and physician needs.
Demonstrates competency in assisting surgeon as it relates to unit scope of care.
Promotes cost containment while delivering quality patient care within the operating room.
Participates in on-call assignments and demonstrates flexibility to cover staffing as needed.
Demonstrates flexibility to perform other functions within Surgical Services to assist in the smooth operation of the department.
Provides a safe environment for the surgical patient during their preoperative experience.
Serves as a resource person for other staff members.
Demonstrates Competency in providing patient/family education.
Serves as a professional member of the OR team.
Pursues own professional growth through continuing education and inservices.
Adheres to hospital policies and procedures; supports the mission of the hospital.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: * Minimum of three (3) years’ experience operating room scrubbing experience (required) * Minimum of two (2) years’ experience as a surgical assistant (preferred) * Certification in training as a Surgical Assistant or RNFA Certification (required) * American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider (required) * Previous robotics experience (required) * Previous experience scrubbing in Urology (preferred)
Title: Robotics - Surgical First Assistant
Location: Virginia-Richmond-Henrico Doctors Hospital Retreat
Requisition ID: 00448-35041