Our Surgical Technology Program is a selective admission, 11-month certificate of completion program. Our program is CAAHEP Accredited.
The program includes clinical rotations. All courses are offered only during the daytime hours.
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Role of the Surgical Technologist
The surgical technologist assists surgeons, anesthesiologists and registered nurses in providing care to patients in the operating room with duties such as:
- Setting up the back table and gathering the instruments, equipment and supplies needed for each surgical procedure.
- Maintaining the sterile field and passing instruments to the surgeon.
- Assisting the surgeon during the surgical procedure, when asked.
- Taking all the used equipment and instruments to decontamination at the end of the procedure.
Healthcare Professions Division
Updated June 29, 2015