It’s Almost Surgical Tech Week – How Will You Observe It?

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What are your plans for September 15-21? Celebrating Surgical Tech Week, of course! It’s an important time to celebrate yourself, your accomplishments, and the amazing work surgical techs do every single day. Not sure how to celebrate? We have some ideas for you! Think about Why You Love the Job What drew you to this… Read more »

Is Surgical Tech the Right Job for You?

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When you were a kid and people asked you what you wanted to be when you grew up, what did you say? Did you want to help people? Maybe you wanted to be a hero in some way. Or maybe you were focused on earning a good salary. You can fulfill those childhood dreams by… Read more »

Five Tips for Surgical Tech Students

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When you’re preparing to embark on a new career, it can be helpful to have tips that are relevant to you and the professional life you have chosen. Whether you are at the beginning of your educational program or preparing to graduate, this information can be helpful to you. Get Certified Some states require certification,… Read more »

Four Tips to Improve Your Surgical Tech Resume

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Once you create a resume, you can just forget about it, right? Wrong. A resume should be updated, improved, and tweaked to keep it current and professional. Here are four tips to help improve your surgical tech resume. Keep it organized It’s always important to keep a resume organized, but it’s especially critical if you’ve… Read more »

How Can Healthcare Workers Avoid Back and Foot Pain?

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Working in healthcare can be tough on the body. In addition to standing for hours during shifts, you may have to move patients and do other tasks that cause strain in various ways. If you want to avoid back and foot pain, we have a few tips. Stretch Everyone can experience tight muscles and stiffness,… Read more »

Which Personality Traits Lead to the Best Surgical Techs?

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With most jobs, certain characteristics can be predictors of success, while other traits may be hindrances. The same is true with the surgical technology field. What traits are associated with success in this field? Active listening during surgery Surgery can, literally, be a life or death situation. That’s why communication is critically important in the… Read more »

Identify a Great Boss in the Healthcare Job Interview

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A great boss can make any job better. On the other hand, an awful boss can make a dream job seem like a nightmare. What if it were possible to identify a great boss during the interview process? It could be a big factor in helping a candidate decide whether to accept a job. Although… Read more »

Why a Healthcare Recruiter Will Help You Get a Job in 2017

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  A new year represents a fresh start; for many people, it’s the perfect time to search for a new job. For people who are seeking employment in the healthcare field, a healthcare recruiter may be the right way to go. They bring several important attributes to the table. Access to Thousands of Clients Searching… Read more »

Down to Your Last Nerve at Work? 4 Ways to Stop Going Home Annoyed

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Co-workers can be annoying. What’s the best way to deal with a co-worker when there’s a problem? Here are a few common situations and tips on how to address them. Annoying Behavior Sometimes, co-workers do annoying things. Some may be minor annoyances, but others may be a big deal. Either way, there are some strategies… Read more »

Be a Better Leader with These Three Tips

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What makes a great leader? This can be a tough question to answer. However, when people talk about characteristics that define a great leader, a few key traits may be mentioned repeatedly. It may be helpful to focus on some things a great leader should do. Be Consistent What if an employee showed up on… Read more »