Community Regional Medical Center FH - RN First Assistant - FT 8 hr in Fresno, California

Fresno Heart & Surgical Hospital (FHSH) is a small specialty hospital in central California known for its luxurious accommodations, excellent patient experience and five-star cardiac, vascular and bariatric surgery services. Healthgrades and patients alike, have rated our facility among the top California hospitals when it comes to providing a healing environment. More than 90% of patients surveyed indicated they “would definitely” recommend us to family and friends. Healthgrades also ranks us in the top 5% nationally, recognizing our hotel-like environment and service with the Outstanding Patient Experience Award, eight years in a row. We have 48 private patient suites that are able to accommodate a patient's overnight guest. Also, an additional nine private intensive care suites. We are a technologically advanced facility with surgical suites that promote minimally-invasive techniques for cardiac, vascular, bariatric and general surgery.

Employee BenefitsWe provide robust benefit plans with competitive premiums for medical and dental/vision along with retirement plans. Additionally, you will accrue paid time off from your first day of employment. Other Benefits include: Long-term Disability Insurance, Basic Life Insurance, Accidental Death and Dismemberment Coverage, educational and professional certification reimbursement, Employee Assistance Program, Credit Union Membership, Fitness Center, 24 hour Subway, onsite concierge service, and Retirement Planning classes.


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.


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.


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).**

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Job Title: FH - RN First Assistant - FT 8 hr

Facility: Fresno Heart and Surgical

Employment Type Description: Full Time - 8hour

Location: Fresno Heart and Surgical

Shift Hours/Days: M-F eight hours

Job Number: JO-1604-17814

Date Posted: 4/28/2016

City: Fresno

State: CA

Minimum Years Experience: 1

Required Degree: Registered Nurse (R.N.)