BJC Healthcare RNFA Registered Nurse First Assist in Creve Coeur, Missouri

Your Career. Made Better.

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital has been bringing world-class health care to west St. Louis County since 1989. Conveniently located just west of I-270 and Olive, our campus is committed to offering a unique model that is a mix of private, academic, and BJC Medical Group physicians.

The Perioperative Services staffat Barnes Jewish West County Hospital provide excellent Surgical Care by partnering with anextraordinary team of physicians and health care professionals. They are able tooffer the comforts of a small community hospital. combined with the resources of the world renowned BJC HeathCare System andWashington University Medical School. Our highly educated and dedicated staffcontinually strive toimprove the health of the people and communities they serve

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Role Purpose

Performs an expanded perioperative role as a first assistant to surgeons during surgical procedures in the operating room.


  • Delivers intraoperative patient care as the first assistant to the surgeon(s) as a collaborative team member.

  • Monitors patients response and modifies plan of care accordingly.

  • Functions as a member of the surgical team and contribute to the overall efficiency of the peri-operative department.

  • Participates in professional development and life long learning.

Minimum Requirements


  • Nursing Diploma/Associate's

    • Nursing


  • <2 years

Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience

Licenses & Certifications

  • RN

Preferred Requirements


  • Bachelor's Degree

    • Nursing


  • 2-5 years

Licenses & Certifications

  • CNOR

Benefits Statement

Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

  • Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options- Pension Plan/403(b) Plan- 401(k) plan with company match- Tuition Assistance- Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts-On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)-Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

Legal Statement

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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