Surgical First Assistant PRN in Gallatin, TN at Sumner Regional Medical Center

Date Posted: 2/12/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

HighPoint - Sumner Regional Medical Center

Job Summary:  This position is responsible for selecting,preparing, and placing instruments and supplies in a specified order to performvarious types of surgical procedures. Scrubbing for surgical procedures to function as a scrub tech or act asa first assistant to the surgeon

Job Requirements

Required Qualifications:

  • Education: 
  • Experience: 
  • Licensure/Certification/Registration: For LPN Scrub Nurse:  Current Tennessee State LPN license for a LPN scrub.  For Surgical Technologist:  Certification is required for experienced surgical technologist upon hire unless qualifications are met under the TCA Section 68-57-102 grandfather clause effective 7/1/2006. New Graduate Surgical Technologists are required to obtain certification within 6 months of employment.

Surgical First Assistant Certification.

BLS certification from approved American HeartAssociation training center required upon hire.


•        Equipment:

  • Skills:  Must be in good physical and mental health.  Standing most of the day is required.  Some stooping and bending is also needed.  Visual acuity, aural acuity and finger and hand dexterity is required to handle and manipulate instruments.
  • Skills Testing:  

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran