Surgical First Assist (CSTFA) CVOR - Kingman, AZ - *Up to $10k bonus PLUS relocation available

Kingman Regional Medical Center - United States (30+ days ago)3.5


Become a member of Kingman Regional Medical Center’s dynamic cardiovascular team!

We are offering a $5,000 sign on bonus upon hire PLUS a $5,000 retention bonus after one year of full time employment. Relocation reimbursement is available!

Kingman Regional Medical Center (KRMC) is seeking a highly-motivated, team-oriented First Assistant to join our highly talented CVOR team. The first assist will provide assistance to the surgeon in all aspects of procedures, pre-operatively, intra-operatively and post-operatively. The first assist will also assist the surgeon at the chest, handling tissue, retraction, hemostasis, suturing, typing, cannulation, and wound closure. The first assist will also be involved in open/endoscopic vein harvesting (EVH) and open/endoscopic radial artery harvesting.

Candidate must be a graduate from a school of Surgical Technology First Assistant program with experience in cardiovascular procedures and endoscopic vein harvesting. 5 years of cardiovascular and EVH experience is required, 10 years of experience is strongly preferred.

This is full time days, four 10 hour shifts from 5:30am - 4:00pm with on-call every other weekend.

We value teamwork and empowerment for the good of our patients

KRMC provides one of the most sophisticated cardiovascular programs of any rural hospital in the southwest. Our program involves a highly-skilled multidisciplinary team of cardiologists, interventional cardiologists, interventional radiologists, cardiothoracic surgeons and other heart-care professionals working together to provide our patients comprehensive seamless care for diagnosing and treating heart disease and other vascular disorders. At KRMC, our best comes from a spirit of collaboration and cooperation among our team of healthcare professionals combined with some of modern medicine’s most advanced technologies. As a part of our team, your skills will be empowered to the utmost effectiveness for serving the best interest of the patient.

About our medical center

As the largest healthcare provider in northwest Arizona, KRMC offers a full range of services to meet the health and wellness needs of our vibrant growing community. From sophisticated medical imaging and diagnostic capabilities to advanced treatments in cardiac care, wound care, and cancer, to progressive rehabilitation and pain management therapies; we are unique among medical centers in similar-size communities. KRMC has the distinction of being among the first members of the Mayo Clinic Care Network. With this membership, our healthcare providers have direct access to Mayo Clinic medical expertise and research. This relationship enables us to address more types of medical conditions at a local level— providing our community further options for receiving quality care close to home.

About our community

Located in the scenic high desert of northwest Arizona, Kingman has beautiful year-round weather with easy access to mountain sports and water recreation. Ideally located less than two hours south of Las Vegas, we are also only a few hours’ drive to professional sporting events and shopping in Phoenix or to the beaches of southern California. Kingman serves as the county seat of Mohave County— one of Arizona's fastest growing areas. Our service area population is over 70,000 with a draw area of over 200,000.

For more information about our hospital and community, read our recruitment brochure at: www.azkrmc.com/docs/Email-Recruitment-Brochure.pdf