In this course, students will examine legal concepts and ethical issues relating to surgical patients as well as the physical environment of the Operating Room (OR), safety standards, hazards, and disease transmission. Surgical conscience and its application, along with components of effective surgical teamwork are discussed. In the lab environment, students will learn, practice and be evaluated on essential skills required during surgical case management. Students will identify related professional organizations and examine the various roles and job description of a surgical technologist.
Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; Admission to Surgical Technology program
2021-22 Class offerings by semester
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Day Class (before 5 p.m.) Evening Class (after 5 p.m.) Online Class
The 2021-22 annual schedule class offerings by semester is offered as a planning tool. Please refer to the course schedule to see the specific time and platform for which the course is offered.
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