Surgical First Assist - CVOR (PRN)
San Antonio, TX
Job Description




Methodist Hospital
Methodist Hospital opened in 1963 as the first hospital in the now internationally acclaimed South Texas Medical Center. From the beginning, we've recognized the unique needs of each of our patients. It's a process that we continue to improve on, creating ways to better serve the community when they need us the most. With 981 beds, Methodist Hospital offers a broad range of specialties including cardiology, cancer care, bone marrow transplants, emergency medicine, neurosciences, maternity care, gynecology and orthopedics.

As the flagship hospital of the Medical Center and of the Methodist Healthcare system of hospitals, we appreciate the support and recognition we receive from the community having been ranked No. 1 in the Express-News Reader's Choice Awards. We also enjoy being the most preferred hospital in San Antonio, as consistently reported by the Consumer Research Corporation. Methodist Hospital has been nationally recognized by Leapfrog's Hospital Safety Grade A, accredited by the Joint Commission in stroke care, and designated as an accredited Chest Pain Center. For more information, please visit our website at and select Methodist Hospital under Locations.

In this role you will have the opportunity to support our OR (or CVOR). Key features include:


  • Largest robotic program nationwide with six da Vinci Xi HD Surgical Robots

  • Intraoperative Magnetic Resonance Imaging Suite (IMRIS)

  • Largest Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) program in the country in a non-academic setting

  • Largest neurosurgery and gynecology programs in South Texas

  • Extensive breast reconstructive surgery program to include DIEP flaps and vascularized lymph node transfer

  • Growing head and neck oncology surgical services

  • Level III Trauma Center

  • 22 state of the art OR suites


  • 4 state of the art CVOR suites, including a hybrid suite

  • Servicing all of South Texas heart transplants

  • ECMO program for adults and pediatrics

  • Busy TAVR program

  • Congenital heart program
General Statement of Duties:
Job Type Full-time