Position Summary:Functions as a first or second assistant in operative procedures under the direct supervision of a staff surgeon in the Operating Room.Performs preoperative history and physical on surgical patients including proper documentation in the medical record as requested.Responsible for on call coverage as assigned.Assists all members of the surgical team in providing continuity of patient care according to departmental and hospital policies and procedures.
Required:Graduate of a CAAHEP accredited program.
Surgical Technology Certification.
Surgical First Assistant certification.
Required: 3 years scrub and/or assisting experience. Preferred: 5 years as surgical technician
Skills and Abilities
Good oral and written communication skills in the English language.
Primary Location: Hialeah, Florida
Facility: Hialeah Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2005015203
About Tenet Healthcare
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.