Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.
Location: 3100 East Fletcher Avenue Tampa, Florida 33613
The community you’ll be caring for: AdventHealth Tampa
AdventHealth Pepin Heart Institute, known across the country for its advances in cardiovascular disease prevention, diagnosis, treatment and research.
Surgical Pioneers – the first in Tampa with the latest robotics in spine surgery
Building a brand new, six story surgical and patient care tower which will ensure state of the art medical and surgical car for generations to come
Awarded the Get With The Guidelines – Stroke GOLD Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association and have been recognized as a recipient of their Target: Stroke Honor Roll for our expertise in stroke care. We have also received certification by The Joint Commission in collaboration with the American Stroke Association as a Primary Stroke Center.
The role you’ll contribute to:
Prepares and maintains the surgical area, scrubs and is first assistant to the physician during procedures, assists the RN in technical functions related to patient care in the OR and assists in the training of others and functions as a resource within the department.
The value you’ll bring to the team as a Certified Surgical First Assist III:
1. Positioning the patient
2. Providing visualization of the operative site
3. Utilizing appropriate techniques to assist with hemostasis
4. Participating in volume replacement or auto-transfusion techniques as appropriate
5. Utilizing appropriate techniques to assist with closure of body planes
The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:
High School education or equivalent
Successful completion of an accredited Surgical Technology Course
Able to precept and act as resource person and preceptor in multiple surgical specialties.
Minimum six years’ experience as a CST/CFA (CST experience calculated as ½ years experience).
Specialist in at least 3 major surgical specialties (Orthopedics and Neurosurgery/Spine) and Robotics.
Certification as a First Assistant by one of the following:
ï‚· National Board of Surgical Technician and Surgical Assistant (NBSTA) or
ï‚· American Board of Surgical Assistant. (ABSA) or
ï‚· National Commission for the Certification of Surgical Assistant (NCCSA)
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.