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Getting to work on time can be tough. After you get ready for work, you may have to take care of issues at home, stop for gas, grab a cup of coffee, deal with traffic, and find a parking spot. Some days, getting there in time for the pre-shift meeting may seem almost impossible. Don’t… Read more »

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Apps can help with so many things, including driving directions, shopping, and weather forecasts. Their usefulness isn’t limited to our personal lives, though; there are various apps that can be extremely useful for people at work. Here are a few apps that have proven very helpful for people in healthcare professions. Medscape With the Medscape… Read more »

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Positive reinforcement at work can be a wonderful thing. It’s a powerful tool to recognize and acknowledge a job well done. It can come from a variety of sources, including supervisors, peers, team members, and patients. Let’s consider a surgical team as an example. Each person on the team can offer positive reinforcement to the… Read more »

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Handing instruments to a surgeon is an important part of a surgical tech’s job, but there are several other aspects of this job that are equally important. What skills do surgeons want from surgical techs? Technical knowledge A surgical tech has to know the operating room and everything in it. During an operation, it’s commonly… Read more »

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Searching for a job can be tough, stressful, and draining. Wouldn’t it be great to have support, assistance, and advice during the job search process? A staffing agency can provide all of those things, along with access to thousands of clients across the nation, professionalism, and competitive rates. Doesn’t that make the job search sound… Read more »

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Are you happy with your salary? If you are, even a tough day at work can seem like a minor bump in the road. If you’re not happy with your paycheck, every problem or inconvenience can be a reminder that your salary just doesn’t seem like enough. Considering recent salary data can give you valuable… Read more »

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  Everyone deals with stress at one time or another. Unfortunately, in some cases, stress may become overwhelming, or it may last for an extended period of time. In either case, these tips may be helpful. Get enough sleep Stress can make it more difficult to sleep, and a lack of sleep can increase stress…. Read more »

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Hospitals are home to many germs, and preventing those germs from spreading is a top priority for everyone. In some cases, technology can help with that. Stopping the spread of germs One company has teamed up with a provider of healthcare disinfecting products to create a line of products that addresses the problem of harmful… Read more »

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Patient safety is a priority in the operating room, and everyone on the surgical team plays a role in it. Surgical techs are important members of OR teams, and they are integral to patient safety in several ways. Safety is a priority from the beginning A surgical tech’s educational program covers the material and skills… Read more »

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Happy New Year! A new year can feel like a new beginning at home, at work, and in all aspects of life. Here are five inspirational quotes to help you get 2018 off to a great start. You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream. —C.S. Lewis What… Read more »