The Evolution of Surgical Assisting

Surgical demand has changed the surgical assisting dynamic

The growing complexity of surgical procedures eventually led to the need for additional support in the operating room.  Over time, more complexity led to more need, and we now have a workforce of specialized, dedicated professionals with a variety of different credentials.


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JSA Helps Make the Best Even Better

Inova Fairfax Medical Campus in Falls Church, Virginia

When your facilty is recognized as one of the best around, you aren't going to do anything to jeopardize its reputation or performance. Learn how Jackson Surgical Assistant's full Turn-Key Solution was implemented, grown and helped make the best even better.

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JSA Enhances the OR Experience

UH Elyria Medical Center in Elyria, Ohio

Matching skills with procedure requirements is key for the success of surgical assistants and the OR as a whole. Jackson Surgical Assistants has helped UH Elyria Medical Center strike the right balance.



Consulting Services

Service Line Management

Turn-Key Management

Jackson Surgical Assistants:


A Surgical Assisting Management & Consulting Company


Jackson Surgical Assistants provides customized surgical assisting solutions and leadership for hospitals.  Our focus on the surgical assisting function enables us to provide solutions that encompass workforce planning, technology, recruiting, credentialing, scheduling and daily management.

Our Goals:

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"Jackson Surgical Assistants provides us with comprehensive, consistent coverage accross multiple service lines with a single point of contact.  JSA shares our commitment to excellence and the highest clinical outcomes."

-Patrick Christiansen, CEO

Inova Fairfax Medical Campus


"The contract with Jackson Surgical Assistants has been a cost savings for the hospital, but that is more of a nice side effect to the real benefit.  What is far more important is the high level of expertise and quality we can offer our surgeons and our patients."

-Cindy Glover, CNO

Reston Hospital Center



"The JSA team ensures that we have adequate surgical assistant coverage on a daily basis.  The skill level is consistent with the level of procedures we're doing here."

-Don Schiffbauer, Director of Cardiovascular Emergency Care and Perioperative Services

University Hospitals Elyria Medical Center