Northwest Health - Surgical Tech Cert
Prepares and maintains medical equipment for surgical procedures. Follows hospital regulations and industry procedures to tend to patient during pre-operation procedures. Performs pre-operation preparations to the patient's skin, body and medical equipment. May be required to transport patient to and from the operating room. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Typically reports to a registered nurse. A graduate of an accredited surgical technologist program. Must be certified to perform CPR with at least 1 year of clinical experience in a related field. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.