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How was work today? Whether you enjoy every minute of your job or find yourself counting the minutes until the end of the day, you can find ways to make your job – and your workdays – better and more enjoyable. Gratitude can be part of that. Focus on the positive When workdays are tough,… Read more »

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When some people choose new careers, they have a long journey ahead of them to reach their new professional destination. There’s good news for some people interested in healthcare careers: that journey may be considerably shorter. In fact, for some healthcare jobs, people can start in two years or less. Surgical tech Surgical techs are… Read more »

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What does a surgical tech need to succeed? First and foremost, a surgical tech needs strength, but physical strength is not what’s required here. In this job, a few different kinds of strength can help an individual excel. Strong sense of self Operating rooms can be stressful, especially during emergencies or major surgeries. Mistakes happen,… Read more »

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Certifications and licenses are common in today’s society. It gives people reassurance to know that the person rendering a service or caring for them or a loved one in some way has the knowledge, skills, and abilities – and the credentials to prove it – necessary to do the job in question. This is true… Read more »

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Language barriers can make everyday situations challenging. This can be especially true for people seeking medical care. When someone is ill, worried, or in pain, even strong language skills may fade temporarily given the stress of the situation. Background Our economy is global, and our communities are increasingly global, as well. That’s why bilingual workers… Read more »

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You have a pile of resumes on your desk, and you begin scanning them as you work to fill the vacancy at your organization. A few resumes in, you come across a familiar name: it’s a former employee. Would you consider rehiring this person? There are benefits and drawbacks associated with rehiring a former employee…. Read more »

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Most surgical techs work in hospitals, but they can work in a variety of settings, including outpatient facilities and medical offices. Many of the duties may be the same, but there can be some variations from one setting to another, such as from a hospital to an outpatient surgery center. Overall surgical tech duties Some… Read more »

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Most surgical techs work in hospitals, but people in this field may also work in other environments, including physicians’ offices, dental offices, or outpatient surgical facilities. If you are considering this field, it may be helpful to learn a little more about some of the different working environments. Working in a hospital Surgical techs who… Read more »

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Maybe a friend works there and loves it. Maybe you have a lifelong dream to work there. You know where you want to work, and now you just need a job offer. We can help with that. Referral from a current employee When a company or organization lists a particular job, they may receive a… Read more »

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Surgical techs, as the job title implies, assist with surgical procedures, but what exactly does that mean? What do they assist with? What are their duties? Let’s consider this role, beginning with how they are prepared for it. Getting started A surgical tech’s educational program will provide the solid foundation necessary for individuals to succeed… Read more »