Northwest Texas Healthcare System |
is a 390-bed
acute care and 85 bed behavioral health medical center serving the
city of Amarillo and the surrounding region. We offer the ideal
combination of traditional values and the most advanced technologies
in healthcare, plus the conveniences of big city living in a
friendly, smaller-town atmosphere. From the beauty of Palo Duro
Canyon and great recreational facilities, to our quality educational
system, Amarillo is a great place to live and work.
The Certified First Assist – OR is a
person having extensive knowledge, experience, proficiency and
certifications in comprehensive, technical surgical skills that
provides technical leadership in the care of the perioperative
patient. Working under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse
or Medical Staff member, attends to the patients direct care needs.
Acts as a primary preceptor for Surgical Technology Students and
Surgical Technologists I, II, and III, and student FA’s in
developing needed direct care skills and performs tasks as delegated
by the R.N. or Medical Staff member. Works in partnership with a
Registered Nurse and a Medical Staff member and although this
individual does not assume an independent assignment, can be relied
upon to demonstrate excellence in the direct care of the most complex
perioperative patients. Supports an organizational culture for
Service Excellence and practices the Service Excellence Standards to
all customer groups.
A hospital is only as good as its caregivers. That's why
we're looking for allied health professionals who are dedicated and
passionate about their work. We're looking for employees who can add
to our culture of exemplary patient care and personal
excellence. We're looking for exceptional professionals who
share our vision and values.
Join us and make a difference!
EOE/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER-M/F/VET/DISAB
1. Certification as a Surgical Technologist
2. Certification as a First Assistant
Universal Health Services
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