Cardiac First Assist or RNFA

  • Job ID: 203333
  • City: Southern Arizona
  • State: Arizona
  • Zip: 85741
  • Industry: Nursing
  • Salary: $75,000 - $100,000


Our client is a 300-bed hospital offering a full range of healthcare services. Voted recently the top hospital in the city, our client has 10 of the most beautiful OR suites in the country. A collaborative atmosphere with an OR Director committed to patient and employee satisfaction, this is a wonderful opportunity for the ideal candidate.


The Cardiac Surgical First Assist for the Main OR functions as a First Assistant, has received special Cardiac training or as an additional assistant to the surgeon, within scope of practice and may provide scrub services within scope or practice in the operating room during surgical procedures and assists surgical team, as needed, in any other capacity.

This position is scheduled in the Main OR and takes call.



  • Successful completion of Accredited Surgical First Assistant (RNFA, CFA, or CSA) program required.



  • Two (2) years OR experience as Surgical Tech or RN.


  • One (1) year First Assistant experience.


  • Ability to perform all surgical skills required to assist Surgeon with procedures.

Cardiac Assist Skills:

  • CABAG, on and off pump, Valve replacement with and without CABAG, Endo-vein retrieval, Complex endo-vascular procedures needed. TAVR experience a plus.



  • For CSA or CFA, First Assist certification and BLS.


  • For RNFA unrestricted Arizona RN license, First Assist certification and BLS.

COMPETITIVE salary, sign on bonus and benefits package completes the picture of this outstanding opportunity.

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