ORA/Surgical Assist-Surgical Services

Shift: Day
Schedule: Full - Time Regular

The University of Kansas Health System St. Francis Campus is proud to be a part of a long legacy of high-quality, compassionate care. St. Francis Hospital began serving its community in 1909 when it was founded by the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth. Today, St. Francis Campus is jointly owned by The University of Kansas Health System and Ardent Health Services. It is comprised of an acute care hospital with 378 licensed inpatient beds, 14 primary and specialty care clinic locations, and more than 1,500 dedicated staff continuing a legacy of compassionate care and service to patients. We have the regions most advanced MRI technology and were first to use surgical robotics, and our employees are our greatest asset. The mantra Together Strong developed during our transitional period and continues with renewed energy.  Our culture consist of emotional intelligence, professional respect and high engagement; this has resulted in low turnover and climbing patient satisfaction scores.



The Surgery Operating Room Assistant (ORA) provides direct patient care and routine and delegated duties under the direction of the Registered Nurse.  The ORA reports directly to the OR Manager or designee.

  • HS Diploma/GED
  • Current BLS