Dec 06, 2019  
2019-2020 College Catalog 
  
2019-2020 College Catalog

Surgical Technology Diploma


Graduation Credits Required: 51

Description

 

The Surgical Technology program prepares students to perform various duties during surgery by assisting in the maintenance of an aseptic environment through a system of specific techniques and practices. The technologist contributes to overall patient care as part of the surgical team by passing equipment and instruments to the surgeon; assisting the surgeon; selecting instruments for surgical cases; setting up cases; and assisting the circulatory personnel intraoperatively.