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Certified Surgical Technologists are found in operating rooms where they work alongside surgeons, nurses, and anesthesiologists. These professionals make sure equipment is in place, clean and disinfect areas of patients' body, monitor patient vital signs, and help to dress a patient's wounds. Our collection of resume samples in the field focuses on skills like infection control, knowledge of surgical procedures, attention to details, medical teamwork, and problem solving. Associate's Degrees in surgical technology are seen on eligible Certified Surgical Technologist resumes.

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1

Certified Surgical Technologist

  • Led the delivery of OB/GYN and otolaryngology surgical support; trained staff and controlled supply inventories.
  • Assisted surgical teams with scrub preparation in accordance with infection control procedures and internal policies.
  • Handled surgical instruments in adherence to operating room protocols and complied with surgeon orders.
  • Maintained accountability for laboratory specimens and supported the completion of diagnostic tests.
  • Recognized for commitment to healthcare excellence with two promotions and increased responsibility.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AAS
Health Sciences
2

Medical Assistant-certified Surgical Technologist

  • Prepared patients and rooms for physical examinations by doctor; interviewed patients to obtain medical histories; measured and recorded vital signs; explained treatment procedures; assisted during OB and GYN procedures; administered injections, sterilized equipment and properly disposed of contaminated supplies.
  • Prepared patients for examinations and performed routine screening tests.
  • Efficiently managed computerized processes to handle scheduling, billing, medical records and insurance claims - including Medicare and Medicaid.
  • Ensured open lines of communication between patients, staff and physicians with confidentiality.
  • Acted as liaison between patients and staff to address and/or resolve problems, inquiries and concerns including test results and prescription renewals.
  • Coordinated and followed up on daily laboratory-related procedures and communications.
  • Phone triage.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
Certified Surgical Technologist
Medical Assistant Program
3

Certified Surgical Technologist

  • Positioned patients on the operating table and covered them with sterile surgical drapes to prevent exposure.
  • Trained new employees in surgical cases.
  • Scrubbed arms and hands and assisted the surgical team to scrub and put on gloves, masks, and surgical clothing.
  • Counted sponges, needles, and instruments before and after operation.
  • Prepared dressings and bandages and applied and assisted with their application following surgery.
  • Cleaned and restocked the operating room, placing equipment and supplies and arranging instruments according to instruction.
  • Handed instruments and supplies to surgeons and surgeons' assistants, held retractors and cut sutures, and performed other tasks as directed by surgeon during operation.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Mass Communications
Surgical Technology
4

Certified Surgical Technologist

  • Scrubbed all specialties within the ASC including but not limited to ENT, GYN, General, Orthopedic and Urology. Also included endoscopy and pain management procedures.
  • GYN service coordinator. Monitored and managed supplies, inventory, implants, special orders, and equipment. Maintained preference cards.
  • Acted as a preceptor and mentor to new employees/students.
  • Member of the cross training team.
  • Functioned primarily as a scrub and also as a second circulator when required.
  • Prepared operating suite, instruments and supplies.
  • Assisted with sterile supply and processing as needed.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AS
Liberal Arts
AS
Surgical Technology
5

Certified Surgical Technologist

  • Aided in approximately 50 spinal and joint injection procedures weekly
  • Positioned C-Arm for optimal viewing of patient's spine/peripheral nerves
  • Completed blood pressure, pulse, and oxygenation vitals pre/post-op and during follow-up office visits
  • Updated electronic medical records using Greenway
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
HS
Business And Office Technology
C
Medical Coding
AS
Surgical Technology
6

Certified Surgical Technologist

  • 6OR's that performed basic procedures
  • Scrubbed ENT, General, GYN, Urology, and Orthopedics
  • Fast turnovers are a must, hospital likes 6 minute turnovers
  • Assisted ordering supplies for upcoming cases
  • Gathered necessary equipment, instruments, and supplies for surgeon and surgical procedures
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
AAS
Surgical Technology
7

Certified Surgical Technologist

Assist in daily medical procedures

  • Experience as a scrub for Orthopedic/Podiatry Specialties
  • Set-up and steralize operating rooms
  • Maintain great working relationships with Physicians and fellow Surgical Technologists
  • Maintain continuing education classes promptly and efficiently
  • Completed case cards, call schedules and help with other daily tasks as needed
  • Take call when scheduled
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
AAS
Applied Science
8

Certified Surgical Technologist

  • Assisted doctors, nurses and anesthesia personnel with daily routine of surgery by preparing operating rooms and setting up surgical instruments, sterile drapes, sterile solutions and other equipment.
  • Helped prepare care for and disposal of specimens for laboratory analysis.
  • Assisted with applying dressing, cleaning and restocking operating rooms.
  • Transported patients to and from operating room, to the operating table while protecting the sterile field.
  • Observed and monitored patients' vital signs, checked charts and assisted the surgical team.
  • Sanitized and replenished the operating room in preparation for the next scheduled case.
  • Facilitated hospital open house sessions by interacting with participants and addressing questions.
  • Served as a member on the Minimally Invasive Surgery Committee.
Candidate Info
36
years in
workforce
21
years
at this job
Nursing
9

Certified Surgical Technologist/ Surgical First Assist Cst/sfa

  • While being trained in Open hearts as Tech, was recruited to Heart Team
  • Scrubbed Hearts for 7 months when recruited to First Assist
  • Harvested Saphenous Vein for Bypass
  • Closed surgical incisions, retracted and tied suture as directed
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
12
years
at this job
AS
Surgical Technology
BS
Health Science
10

Certified Surgical Technologist

  • Responsible for operating room preparation including all relevant surgical supplies and equipment
  • Facilitated communication with external sales representatives to ensure products and equipment were properly ordered and delivered ahead of the procedure
  • Qualified to scrub in to various surgical procedures including general, orthopedics, vascular, pediatric, ENT, podiatry, and ophthalmic
  • Preceptor to incoming surgical technologist students
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
15
years
at this job
HS
Surgical Technologist
BS
Health Science

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