RN/RN First Assist (RNFA)

Job Code: 320419

LOCATION:  Chester County (PA)

Great opportunity to join a140+ bed acute care hospital facility that provides comprehensive medical services through emergency room visits, inpatient admissions, outpatient procedures and community outreach programs. The Hospital’s services include:

  • an award-winning cardiovascular program
  • a fully accredited cancer center
  • NAPBC-accredited breast health center
  • an acute inpatient rehabilitation center
  • a large robotic surgery center
  • Designated as LGBTQ+ Healthcare Equality Top Performed in the Human Right Campaign Foundation’s 2022 Healthcare Equality Index (HEI)

The Hospital is accredited by The Joint Commission and has been recognized for its quality outcomes and clinical expertise across services lines that include:

  • Joint replacement surgery
  • Advanced heart failure care
  • Designated as a Primary Stroke Center

The RN First Assist (RNFA) assists surgeons working interdependently and under their direction. Functions include, but are not limited to:

  • Evaluates assigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care.
  • Deliver excellent nursing care through evaluations, planning, implementation, and documentation while serving a diverse patient population with complex concerns.
  • Performs various patient tests and administers medications within the scope of practice of the registered nurse.
  • Promotes patients’ independence by establishing patient care goals and teaching patients and families to understand conditions, medications, and self-care skills.
  • Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals

Work Schedule:  (3) 7A-730P; Minimal on call requirement filling in on occasional weeknights and weekends when on call team is off. One holiday of on call required per year.


  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing OR – Certification in specialty by recognized accrediting agency OR enrolled in RN to BSN or RN to MSN program with minimum 6 credits completed within previous 12 months
  • 2-3 years of First Assist in multiple specialties including robotics, vascular/endo-vascular, spine and total joints
  • PA Registered Nurse License

Comprehensive benefits include:  Shared Governance, Career Advancement Program, Earned Time Off, Enhanced Tuition Assistance, Retirement Savings with Employer Match, Tuition Discount Program (up to 50% off for eligible employees, AND qualified family member who attend credit courses at Drexel University), and so much more!

The above statements reflect the general duties considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job as identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the position.

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