Surgical Tech Duties: After the Surgery

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Surgical techs are very important members of any operating room team. Just as they have specific duties before and during surgery, they have crucial tasks to complete after surgery, as well. Duties after surgery When an operation is drawing to a close, that doesn’t mean the surgical tech’s duties are complete. The surgical tech might… Read more »

Surgical Tech Duties: During the Surgery

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Now that we’ve covered what a surgical tech does before the surgery, you may be wondering what a surgical tech does during the surgery. That’s a good question, and we’re going to answer it for you here. This could be especially helpful to you if you’re considering this as a career, so read on. Passing… Read more »

Surgical Tech Duties: Before the Surgery

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When people think of operating rooms, they may think of doctors, nurses, equipment, and bright lights. However, many people are unaware that surgical techs are very important members of any operating room team. They have specific and essential duties before, during, and after surgery. Let’s begin with what they do before surgery. Duties before surgery… Read more »

What Makes for an Awesome Surgical Tech?

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When people are considering a particular career, they may wonder what makes a person excel in the field. With that information, they can compare their own skills to the qualities associated with excellence to help them determine if the field would be a good fit. For example, what makes for an awesome surgical tech? There… Read more »

Three Ways to Get More Phone Calls for a Job Interview

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When it comes to job hunting, there are no guarantees. However, there are ways to increase the odds of getting a call for an interview. This is good news for job seekers, especially when the job in question is a dream job. Here are a few ways to increase the chances of getting an interview… Read more »

Why You Should Consider Relocation in Your Healthcare Career

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Relocation. For some people, the word itself can be unpleasant or even intimidate. For others, it may be enticing; it may make them think of new adventures, opportunities, and experiences. Relocation can offer several important things, and that’s why even people who are hesitant about it may want to at least consider it. A New… Read more »

How to Work with a Boss You Can’t Stand

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Work can be tough sometimes. In some cases, co-workers may be the problem. In other cases, the working conditions may be particularly challenging. In either of these situations, employees may talk with their boss to try to make things better. What can they do when the boss is the problem? Talk with the Boss When… Read more »

Four Questions a Surgical Tech Gets in the Job Interview

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Job interviews can be stressful experiences. It can be very helpful to know what to expect ahead of time because the interviewee can think about answers. Surgical techs can think about the following questions and even use them for mock interviews to get more comfortable with the real thing. 1. How much experience do you… Read more »

What Is the Right Personality for a Sterile Tech and a Surgical Tech?

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What does a sterile processing technician do? What does a surgical technologist do? Are the two jobs the same? These are common questions, especially for people who are considering a career in the medical field. What are the similarities, what are the differences – and what kind of personality is suited to each job? Similarities… Read more »

How Does a Surgical Tech Make a Difference in the World?

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Everyone can make a difference in the world. How about making a difference at work? People in many professions can do this, and surgical techs are definitely on that list. Attention to Detail An individual facing surgery may face a range of emotions, including nervousness, apprehension, and even fear. The surgical team works together to… Read more »