Make a Difference in 2019: Why Surgical Techs Have a Career with a Higher Meaning

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We can make a difference in people’s lives every day. When someone is feeling down, a kind word may turn their whole day around. A sincere compliment can be a game changer. Buying a coffee for the next person in line may brighten that individual’s entire day. What if you could make a difference in… Read more »

Our Top Career Tips from 2018 for Surgical Techs

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2018 is a memory, but its lessons are still valuable. We offered a variety of tips relevant to surgical techs, and this review can help surgical techs who want to make the best of 2019. Location and Advancement Surgical techs do important work before, during, and after surgery, and surgical teams wouldn’t be complete without… Read more »

Need a Quick Career Change? Surgical Technology Is the Right Move!

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Are you ready for a change? It can be for a variety of reasons. You may feel unfulfilled, have a desire to help others, or just need to take your career in a different path. Whatever it is, it’s your call to consider a career as a surgical tech. Surgical Tech Education program takes two… Read more »

It’s National Surgical Tech Week: The Top Five Things We LOVE About Surgical Techs

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During National Surgical Tech Week, it’s the perfect opportunity to take a step back and really appreciate five of the best characteristics and skills we appreciate about surgical technologists. Ability to Learn New Technologies Technology is everywhere, including healthcare. It can make life easier and simpler in many ways; for example, technological advances will mean… Read more »

National Surgical Tech Week Is Coming: Awesome Ways to Recognize Your Deserving Team!

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It’s nice to be recognized and appreciated, isn’t it? National Surgical Tech week is coming up, and that’s a wonderful opportunity to recognize surgical techs and show them how much they’re appreciated. Here are some ideas to help celebrate them and how much they mean to your organization. Plan an Event A party can be… Read more »

With the Infection Control Market Growing, How Does That Affect Your Healthcare Career?

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Infection control is a critical component of every aspect of healthcare. Whether a patient visits a doctor’s office, undergoes outpatient surgery, or has an extensive hospital stay, infection control is an essential part of ensuring that the patient avoids contracting an infectious disease. Need to Learn New Technology Technology makes a difference in healthcare every… Read more »

Why Is the Surgical Instrument Industry Expanding?

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Every industry can experience ebb and flow: there may be times of growth, and there may be times when the industry goes through a bit of a slump. For the surgical industry right now, this is a time of growth. There are three factors contributing to that. Minimally-Invasive Surgeries Even the name conveys how much… Read more »

How Is Augmented Reality Going to Change the Surgical Procedure?

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Technology has made many changes in healthcare, especially over the past several decades. From electronic medical records to improved methods for sterilizing instruments, and from breakthroughs in imaging to improvements in devices to monitor patients, technology has improved healthcare. Increase Safety Surgery can save lives and help people overcome illness or injury, but it can… Read more »

Facebook – Why It’s the Next Place to Find Your Surgical Tech Job

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What do you do on Facebook? Share pictures with family and catch up with friends? Get information about events, post a status update, and keep up with organizations you support? Now you can add looking for a job to that list. Facebook Jobs Although Facebook is fairly new to helping job seekers and job posters… Read more »

Different Types of Surgeons You Could Work With As a Surgical Tech

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Surgical techs work on a variety of surgical procedures, and they may work with many different surgeons. The surgeons may specialize in a particular area or have a more generalized focus. Here are a few different types of surgeons a surgical tech may work with. General surgeons As the term implies, general surgeons have broad… Read more »