Surgical Assistant, Full Time Day Shift, Surgery, Resurrection Medical Center, Chicago:
Presence Health

44752-en_US
Presence Health
Chicago Illinois
Healthcare
Description

Requisition ID: 44752

Location: Presence Resurrection Med

Location Address:
7435 West Talcott, Chicago, IL  60631 United States (US)

 

Daily Hours: 8
Standard Hours: 40
Employment Status: Full-time 
Employment Type: Regular 
Shift: Day
FLSA: N

 

SUMMARY

The Surgical Assistant assists the operating surgeon in the care of patients in surgery.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Assists with the preparation of the surgical suite under the direction of the surgical nurse.

     

  2. Assists by retracting tissue for optimal visualization of surgical site, under direct supervision of the operating surgeon,

     

  3. Transports patients to surgery and recovery room.

     

  4. Assists the operating room team in maintaining the efficiency of the patient flow.

     

  5. Maintains and updates knowledge of surgical instruments and equipment.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

 

Education and/or Experience                                                              

Associate’s degree in a healthcare related field required.

 

One year of experience in a healthcare setting preferred.

 

Computer Skills                                                          

 

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

Surgical Assistant with a current Illinois License required. Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required.

 

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Business Unit: Presence Resurrection Med Cntr

COMPANY OVERVIEW:

EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability

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