Community Regional Medical Center Cardiac Surgery - RN First Assist - FT 8 hr in Fresno, California

JOB SUMMARY Provides direct patient care in the surgical environment and works collaboratively with the surgeon and other team members to achieve optimal patient outcomes. Works under the direct supervision of the surgeon during the intraoperative phase. The RN First Assistant (RNFA) may not concurrently function as the Scrub Nurse while functioning as an RNFA. EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION MINIMUM REQUIRED: Bachelor’s degree in Nursing and one year relevant experience in area of specialty. Successful completion of an RNFA program that meets the Association of Perioperative RN (AORN) standards. Credentialed by the CMC Medical Staff Office as an Allied Health Professional and privileged to perform RN First Assistant standardized procedures. LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS MINIMUM REQUIRED: Current California Registered Nurse License. Current BLS certification. Current ACLS certification or obtained within 6 months of entry into job. PREFERRED: Current Certified RN First Assistant (CRNFA) certification and/or Certification in Perioperative Nursing (CNOR) from the Competency and Credentialing Institute (CCI).

Job Title: Cardiac Surgery - RN First Assist - FT 8 hr

Facility: Community Regional Medical Center

Employment Type Description: Full Time - 8hour

Location: Community Regional Medical Center

Shift Hours/Days: M-F 8 hour shifts with rotating calls during the week and weekend on-call coverage. Start times may vary depending on surgery schedule.

Job Number: JO-1607-18590

Date Posted: 7/6/2016

City: Fresno

State: CA

Minimum Years Experience: 1

Required Degree: Registered Nurse (R.N.)