Job ID: 11256
Location: Ketchikan, AK
Work Type: Temporary
Shift Length: 8 Hours
Benefit Eligibility: No Selection
PeaceHealth is seeking a Certified First Assistant for a temporary job opportunity at PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center in Ketchikan, Alaska. This position is a temporary 1.0 FTE, day shift. Pay starts at $32.51 an hour, more with experience.
Must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 including 2 doses of a 2-dose series or 1 dose of a 1-dose series plus 14 days beyond the final dose prior to start date.
PeaceHealth Ketchikan is a licensed 25 bed hospital. The OR has five beds (3 main OR, 1 minor procedure and 1 GI suite). We average about 130 cases a week. This is a self-scheduling unit that is team oriented!
Experience small town Alaska life and join our dedicated team as we care for our diverse population in Ketchikan. Located in the middle of a rainforest in southern Southeast Alaska, our patients share their experiences of living on a remote island filled with wildlife, culture, and community. Adventures are easy to find weather on hiking trails or exploring the ocean with the whales.
Responsible for practicing in collaboration with and at the direction of the surgeon during the intraoperative phase of the perioperative experience. Collaborates during surgery with the surgeon and the healthcare team in performing a safe operation with optimal outcomes for the patient.
QUALIFICATIONS(Required unless otherwise noted.)
Successful completion of an accredited Surgical Technologist program.
Successful completion of a CFA program that meets the recommended education standards for Certified First Assistants..
Completion of a mentored internship with a minimum of 120 hours of clinical experience demonstrating the ability to function as a CFA
COMMUNITY/LOCATION SPECIFIC NOTES
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