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Surgical Technician Template

Summary

Thorough and professional Surgical Technician with 10 years of experience providing supervision and assistance during a variety of surgical treatments. Excellent working knowledge of surgical techniques and emergency procedures. Able to accurately maintain and administer fluids, including glucose, saline, blood, and plasma. Experience assisting in orthopedics, gynecological, reconstructive, neuro, and open heart surgeries.

Education
Mount Agnes University,
High School Diploma
Graduated - May 2003
Employment History
Northern Hospital
Surgical Technician  August 2017- Present 2018
  • Provides assistance to surgical teams before, during, and after surgery in a 200-bed not-for-profit hospital
  • Assembles case carts and supplies, including the necessary equipment and instruments for each surgery
  • Cleans and turns over the operating room, including the washing and sterilization of equipment, on average 4 times a day
  • Promotes a high level of patient safety and care, ensuring departmental safety goals are achieved by 90%+
EdgeWater Hospital
Surgical Technician  January 2013 - August 2017
  • Assisted and supervised a variety of surgical procedures in a level II trauma center that conducts over 12k surgeries per year
  • Ensured high quality of patient care by staying informed of the latest aseptic techniques, sterilization principles, and instrument use techniques
  • Maintained low infection rates by upholding strict standards for sterilization
  • Checked patient’s medical records for required documentation prior to transporting patients to surgery
  • Handed instruments to surgeons with ease and precision, ensuring sterilization and instrument utilization best practices were upheld
Costa Medical Center
Surgical Technician Intern  May 2008 - December 2012
  • Assembled case carts for surgical procedures at a faith-based, not-for-profit health system
  • Served as a scrub assistant during labor & deliver surgical procedures
  • Completed post-operative clean up, instrument sterilizations, and room turn overs after each operation
  • Arranged and passed instruments, including sponges, sutures, and needles, during procedures
Professional Skills
Electronic Health Records:Expert
Surgery Assistance:Expert
Patient Transportation:Expert
Sterilization:Expert
Equipment Maintenance:Expert
Case Cart Setup:Expert
Equipment & Supply Allocation:Expert
Scrub Procedures:Expert
Supply Inventory:Expert
Wound Dressings:Advanced
Room Sterilization & Turnover:Expert
Nursing Protocols:Expert
Specimen Collection:Expert
Support Equipment Operation:Advanced