RN, First Assistant - Cardiothoracic Surgery at Cook Children's Health Care System
Company Name
Cook Children's Health Care System
Job Title
RN, First Assistant - Cardiothoracic Surgery
Company Location
, Fo
Contact Information
Required Education
4 Year Degree
Required Experience
At least 2 year(s)
Job Description

The Cook Children’s Health Care System is an integrated delivery organization dedicated to providing quality health care and to improving the well-being of children. Cook Children’s recognizes that the care of ill and injured children requires highly skilled staff. It is our policy to recognize expertise and skills unique to caring for our patients. Rewarding clinical and professional excellence is a goal of Cook Children’s Health Care System.

The Cardiothoracic Surgery Registered Nurse First Assistant will deliver skilled individualized nursing care to adult and pediatric patients in and outside of the operating room and skilled nursing care to patients and families according to their identified needs. The Cardiothoracic Surgery Registered Nurse First Assistant will deliver care with a team orientation, and emphasis on good customer relations, sound clinical judgment and appropriate decision making abilities. The Cardiothoracic Surgery Registered Nurse First Assistant may serve as a liaison between the cardiothoracic surgeon and other members of the medical team.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Graduate of an accredited nursing program. ADN required, BSN preferred.  
  • Minimum of two years operating room experience. 
  • Minimum of two years perioperative cardiothoracic practice experience. 
  • Current license to practice professional nursing in the State of Texas.
  • Current certification of a RNFA program that meets the AORN Recommended Education Standards for RN First Assistant Programs and is accepted by CBPN. 
  • Current BLS, PALS 
  • CNOR Certification.


EOE/AA, M/F/Disability/Vet

On our team, everyone counts!

At Cook Children's, quality patient care through highly trained staff is one of our organization's core values. We appreciate your talent and the rewards awaiting you at Cook Children's include a competitive salary, a comprehensive benefits package, and wonderful opportunities to grow professionally.

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