This page hours Surgical Technology Evaluations
Care Concepts for Surgical Procedures I is a theory and lab/practicum course designed to assist the student in preparing for the role of surgical technologist. This course introduces the student to surgical and diagnostic procedures performed in general, obstetrical, gynecological, urological and orthopedic specialties. Clinical emphasis is on learning basic duties of the surgical technologist in the scrub and circulating role and consistently demonstrating competency in clinical core competencies. Principles and methods of sterilization and disinfection are introduced in this course. Additionally, measures used to achieve hemostasis, and basic types and names of medications and solutions are covered. Anesthesia and methods of anesthesia administration are also included in this course.