Certified Surgical Tech FA II-
Location: Fort Smith
Posted on: September 24, 2022
We're a Little Different
Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through
our compassionate care and exceptional service.
At Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of
unique individuals - careers that not only make the most of your
skills and talents, but also your heart. Join us and discover why
Modern Healthcare Magazine named us in its "Top 100 Places to
Under the supervision of the surgeon, The Surgical Tech First
Assist is a role which provides additional assistance to the
surgeon in the Operating Room over and above that normally
provided. As defined by the American College of Surgeons (ACS),
surgical assistants provide aid in exposure, hemostasis, closure,
and other interoperative technical functions that help the surgeon
carry out a safer operation with optimal results for the patient.
In addition, the CSFA may perform in the role of the Surgical
Technologist in the Operating Room as needed. Coordinates the care
of the surgical patient with other team members. Maintains patient
rights and confidentiality. Performs duties and responsibilities in
a manner consistent with our mission, values, and guiding
Education: High-School Diploma or GED and Successful completion of
a Postsecondary certificate or associate degree in Surgical
Technology from an accredited surgical technology program are
required. You may be asked to provide proof of education.
Licensure-Certification: First Assist Certification (CSFA) from an
accredited Surgical Technologist First Assist Program is required.
American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) required.
Experience: Experienced with complex and routine cases. Completes
all competencies in previous levels in addition to: Basic
competencies of a Certified Surgical Technologist First Assist.
Other: Must understand English both written and spoken, must be
able to safely and successfully perform job-related functions, with
or without reasonable accommodation required by federal, state, or
We Offer Great Benefits:
Day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO,
tuition reimbursement and employer-matched retirement funds are
just a few of the great benefits offered to eligible co-workers,
including those working 48 hours or more per pay period!
We're bringing to life a healing ministry through compassionate
At Mercy, our supportive community will be behind you every step of
your day, especially the tough ones. You will have opportunities to
pioneer new models of care and transform the health care experience
through advanced technology and innovative procedures. We're
expanding to help our communities grow. Join us and be a part of it
What Makes You a Good Match for Mercy?
Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us. Having a
positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step
with our mission and vision. We're also collaborative and unafraid
to do a little extra to deliver excellent care - that's just part
of our commitment. If that sounds like a good fit for you, we
encourage you to apply.
Mercy has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The
ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe
manner is an essential function of this job.
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