Surgical Tech Duties: During the Surgery



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


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 »

How to Find Your Next Healthcare Job on Social Media



There are many important job search tools, including a great resume, a well-written cover letter, and strong networking skills. How about social media? Although many people may not know it, social media can be a key part of a job search. Here are a few tips to get started. Follow companies online In this day… Read more »

Are You Proficient with Tablets in the Operating Room?


Today’s operating rooms are very different from those of the past. Technology has introduced a variety of changes, including in sterilization methods, surgical techniques, and anesthesia. It has brought another change, as well: Tablets have, in many cases, replaced pen and paper. Benefits of Tablets in the Operating Room When patients are wheeled into the… Read more »