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SURT1240 – Surgical Clinical I pdf

Credits: 5 (0/5/0)
Description: This course introduces the student to patient care in an operating room in the role of surgical technologist.
Prerequisites: SURT1215 AND SURT1220
Corequisites: SURT1230
Competencies:
  1. Demonstrate professionalism.
  2. Demonstrate correct use of pick lists to set up operating suite.
  3. Maintain patient safety, follow facility policies.
  4. Maintain asepsis, follow facility policies.
  5. Perform surgical scrub, gowning and gloving.
  6. Receive sterile supplies from circulator.
  7. Perform correct draping for different procedures.
  8. Prepare medications according to facility policy.
  9. Perform the correct set-up of supplies, instruments and equipment, and surgical fields.
  10. Perform counts per hospital policy, including tally counts for reconciliation according to facility policy.
  11. Hand, hold and pass instruments to surgical team and anticipate needs.
  12. Verify and identify all specimens obtained.
  13. Perform sterilization procedures.
  14. Clean and restock equipment and supplies as need.
  15. Apply principles of robotics.
MnTC goal areas: (N/A)

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