Surgical technologists work with the surgeon, nurse and other technicians to ensure the operating room is safe, that the equipment is functioning properly, and may assist with preparing sterile dressings and closing incisions.
The Aims Surgical Technology program will prepare you to work in an operating room setting that requires multi-tasking abilities.
Career opportunities include:
- Same-day Surgical Areas
- Some Clinics (i.e. the podiatrist office)
- Freestanding Surgical Centers
Check out the essential skills guide which is a list of commonly encountered qualities and skills typically necessary to be successful in a particular program or area of interest.