Website Fair Oaks Surgical Associates
Certified Surgical assistant
Fair Oaks Surgical Associates – Fairfax, VA
Job Title: VA Licensed Surgical assistant
FOSA company serving the greater Northern Virginia, DC, and Maryland areas has immediate openings for experienced surgical assistants.
Competitive compensation rates to be discussed at the interview.
Sign on bonus for those with robotic surgery experience and who are qualified candidates after 90 day probation period.
Job Description: Provide assisting skills in retraction and suctioning, and providing exposure, sutures skillfully in all varieties of surgical cases. Communication with surgeon continuously and as needed about patient condition.
Qualifications: Graduate of an accredited Surgical Assistant or Surgical Technologist First Assistant program, Current BLS required
Job Summary: Under the direct and indirect supervision of the attending physician and in a cohesive manner with all surgical staff functions in a surgical assist role. The surgical assistant assists the team in providing quality individualization patient care during all phases of the patient’s surgical experience.
Requirements: Physically demanding, high stress environment Exposure to blood, body fluids and tissue, communicable diseases, chemicals, radiation, and repetitive motions Full range of body motion including handling and lifting patients Manual and finger dexterity Hand and eye coordination Standing and walking for extensive periods of time Lifting and carrying items weighing up to 50 lbs. Working under stressful conditions
Experience: Work experience as Surgical Assistant in united states (working credit outside USA will not be considered extra) preferable with robotic surgery experience .
Job Types: Full-time, PRN, Part-time.