Jazzi Cosmetic Surgery Surgical Assistant- Cosmetic Surgery Philadelphia, PA · Full time

Surgical Assistant to Cosmetic Surgeon in Center City, Philadelphia. Pre-op, in OR and Post-op duties - Experience NOT Required.

Description

Surgical Assistant to Cosmetic Surgeon in Center City, Philadelphia. Pre-op, in OR and Post-op. Surgical Assistant Experience not required, we will train the right candidate. 


Schedule: 

40 hours a week

Daily (10-6) 


Surgical Assitant Duties: 

Assistant should be able to provide a full range of assisting services offered at practice and educate patients about surgical procedures, medical treatments, cosmetic procedures, and skin care products. 


Surgical Assistant Experience not required, we will train the right candidate. 


Duties Include: 

  • Operating Room Duties - Circulate and intraoperative nursing care.
  • Deliver safe and effective high quality peri-operative care.
  • Counsel patients on cosmetic surgery, preoperative and postoperative instructions.
  • See Surgeon’s Pre and Post Op patients and conduct preliminary history taking and interview for the surgeon
  • Input Surgical Plans into the EMR.
  • Consent patients, Start IV, connect patient to monitors in preparation for surgery (Circulate)
  • Sterile processing duties.
  • Patient recovery responsibilities and assess for discharge. 
  • Communicate with patients, outside providers, other healthcare providers within our organization and convey information to the Surgeon. 
  • Enter notes for the surgeon acting as scribe at times.
  • Prepare the operating room (or procedure room) for the procedure and ensure adequate availability of instruments, supplies, ensuring consent and preop is reviewed with patient prior to alerting surgeon patient is ready for procedure. Once procedure is completed, turn over the room
  • Inventory taking and checks. 
  • Followup with patients by text and phone.
  • Manage the documented pictures, videos and CT scans / xrays for patients by adding to our online systems. 
  • Maintaining the surgical equipment including anesthesia machine, lasers, CT Scanner.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Degree 
  • High energy, well presentable, respectable and joyful personality a must
  • Must pass a background check, education verification, and drug screen if applicable


FULL Benefits:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • 401K with contributions matching
  • PTO (11 days)
  • + 4 Paid Holidays
  • Bonus Pay Monthly


Salary

$18 - $24 per hour