Oct 13, 2021

RN First Assistant (RNFA) - Operating Room

  • BayCare Health System
  • Florida, USA
General Nursing Operating Room

Job Description

RN First Assistant (RNFA) - Operating Room(

Job Number:

218249)

Description

The Registered Nurse First Assist is proficient in the care of a patient population utilizing effective managerial skills. Acts as a professional role model for other members of the nursing team. This position is responsible for developing self and team members and sharing organizational information. Position requires Trocar insertion under direct surgeon supervision and requires injection of local anesthetic under surgeon supervision. Competency-Must complete assigned competencies and obtain physician sign off for 6 trocar placements with at least two different surgeons and 6 local injections with at least two different surgeons within 90 days.

Qualifications

Certifications and Licensures
RequiredBLS (Basic Life Support)
RequiredRN (Registered Nurse)State of Florida
RequiredCNOR (Surgical)
PreferredRNFA (First Assist)

Education
RequiredAssociate'sNursing
RequiredTechnicalRegistered Nurse First Assistant

Experience
Required3 yearsSurgical Related
RequiredReference summary for details

Specific Skills
RequiredCritical thinking skills
RequiredClinical skills appropriate to position
RequiredInterpersonal skills

Organization

: 5100-ST JOSEPH'S HOSPITAL INC

Primary Location

: FL-Tampa-St. Joseph’s Women’s Hospital
Schedule: Varies

Shift

: Days
Shift Hours: 6:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Weekend Work: Occasional
On Call: Yes
Employment Status: ACTIVE PART TIME

Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled