RN - First Assistant

Location: Arlington, VA
Date Posted: 09-03-2018

RN - First Assistant

key qualifications

licenses and certifications

BLS, RN, VA License

minimum education

Bachelors, Associates

years experience

4+ years

JOB DESCRIPTION:
We are seeking dedicated, talented nurses to join our OR Unit as a RN First Assistant. The RNFA renders direct patient care as part of the perioperative role by assisting the surgeon in the surgical treatment of the patient. This is accomplished under the direct supervision of the Attending Surgeon and in accordance to the goals of the department of Surgery and Philosophy of the Division of nursing and the policy of the medical staff.

Our ideal candidate will be a team player with excellent time management skills. In addition to working for a Magnet Recognized Hospital, you’ll also have the opportunity to grow by taking advantage of continuing education opportunities.

REQUIREMENTS:
1. ASN degree, BSN preferred
2. Current RN license to practice in the state of Virginia
3. BLS for the Healthcare Provider CPR
4. Minimum of 4 years of OR experience with demonstrated leadership ability
5. RNFA must have completed and passed an approved, structured course in First Assisting
6. Certification in Perioperative Nursing is required within a year of completing the course.

For more details about this position please call MTX today at 800-918-7700, visit our website www.mtxgroup.com  or click here to email your resume!


 
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