Summerlin Hospital is a member of The Valley Health System, a network of six acute care hospitals that provide care for patients throughout Southern Nevada and nearby communities. Located in the master-planned community of Summerlin, the 454-bed hospital offers emergency care, advanced cardiovascular care, womenâ€™s health, comprehensive maternity services, a level III neonatal intensive care unit, a childrenâ€™s medical center, oncology care for adults and children, and specialty programs in stroke, chest pain, acute inpatient rehabilitation, advanced wound care and hyperbaric medicine, cardiac rehabilitation, and outpatient therapy services for adults and children.
This position provides surgical assistance in the operating room to the primary surgeon during surgical procedures as a Certified First Assistant (CFA), and functions in the role of a surgical technician when not performing as a CFA as needed, determined by the operating room charge nurse. Candidate must have knowledge of surgical procedures, supplies, and patient and room turnovers. The CFA is responsible for training staff, maintenance of instruments and equipment for specified surgical procedures.Â