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Jessica Claire
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Summary

Seasoned Certified Surgical Technologist with more than 16 years of success in supporting surgeons during wide range of surgical procedures. Proficient in quickly setting up and breaking down surgical suites for assigned cases to sustain patient flows.

Skills
  • Able to stand for long periods of time
  • Able to lift items up to 50 lbs.
  • Team player oriented
  • Good memorization and association skills
Experience
Certified Surgical Technologist, 08/2022 to Current
Atrium HealthNebo, NC,
  • Assisted surgeon by passing instruments and sterile supplies throughout operation.
  • Counted sponges, needles and instruments before and after operation.
  • Maintained proper sterile field during surgical procedures.
  • Cleaned and restocked operating room, gathering and placing equipment and supplies.
  • Handed instruments and supplies to surgeons and surgeons' assistants.
  • Prepared dressings or bandages, applying or assisting with application following surgery.
  • Assisted surgeon with patient preparation for total joint replacement procedures.
  • Organized equipment and instruments in alignment with surgical protocols and surgeon preferences.
  • Scrubbed arms and hands and assisted surgical team with scrubbing, masks and surgical clothing.
  • Used retractors, sponges and suctioning and irrigating equipment to create unobstructed operating fields.
Certified Surgical Technologist, 03/2018 to 08/2022
Atrium HealthOakboro, NC,
  • Used retractors, sponges and suctioning and irrigating equipment to create unobstructed operating fields.
  • Assisted surgeon by passing instruments and sterile supplies throughout operation.
  • Organized equipment and instruments in alignment with surgical protocols and surgeon preferences.
  • Recounted surgical instruments and supplies at end of operation, eliminating chance of items left inside patient.
  • Counted sponges, needles and instruments before and after operation.
  • Maintained proper sterile field during surgical procedures.
  • Prepared patients for surgery by positioning on operating table and covering with sterile surgical drapes to prevent exposure.
  • Cleaned and restocked operating room, gathering and placing equipment and supplies.
  • Handed instruments and supplies to surgeons and surgeons' assistants.
  • Assisted surgeon with patient preparation for total joint replacement procedures.
  • Scrubbed arms and hands and assisted surgical team with scrubbing, masks and surgical clothing.
  • Held instruments and quickly handed to surgeon during procedures.
  • Prepared, cared for and disposed of tissue specimens taken for laboratory analysis.
Certified Surgical Technologist - Contractor, 01/2017 to 02/2018
Atrium HealthRutherfordton, NC,
  • Used retractors, sponges and suctioning and irrigating equipment to create unobstructed operating fields.
  • Used hemostatic clamps, suture ligatures and electrocautery equipment to control bleeding.
  • Assisted surgeon by passing instruments and sterile supplies throughout operation.
  • Recounted surgical instruments and supplies at end of operation, eliminating chance of items left inside patient.
  • Maintained proper sterile field during surgical procedures.
  • Prepared patients for surgery by positioning on operating table and covering with sterile surgical drapes to prevent exposure.
  • Cleaned and restocked operating room, gathering and placing equipment and supplies.
  • Handed instruments and supplies to surgeons and surgeons' assistants.
  • Scrubbed arms and hands and assisted surgical team with scrubbing, masks and surgical clothing.
  • Prepared, cared for and disposed of tissue specimens taken for laboratory analysis.
Certified Surgical Technologist, 08/2016 to 03/2017
South Georgia Medical CenterNashville, GA,
  • Assisted surgeon by passing instruments and sterile supplies throughout operation.
  • Reviewed surgical requirements and prepped operating room with appropriate tools, equipment and instruments.
  • Sterilized medical equipment and properly handled contaminated materials.
  • Counted sponges, needles and instruments before and after operation.
  • Maintained proper sterile field during surgical procedures.
  • Cleaned and restocked operating room, gathering and placing equipment and supplies.
  • Handed instruments and supplies to surgeons and surgeons' assistants.
Surgical Technologist, 04/2014 to 07/2015
South Georgia Medical CenterValdosta, GA,
  • Assisted surgeon by passing instruments and sterile supplies throughout operation.
  • Set up equipment, tools and supplies for procedures and organize instruments as directed in surgeons' preference cards.
  • Recounted surgical instruments and supplies at end of operation, eliminating chance of items left inside patient.
  • Used hemostatic clamps, suture ligatures and electrocautery equipment to control bleeding.
  • Organized and maintained unobstructed operative fields to foster immediate access to retractors and suctioning and irrigation equipment.
  • Maintained proper sterile field during surgical procedures.
  • Cleaned and restocked operating room, gathering and placing equipment and supplies.
  • Handed instruments and supplies to surgeons and surgeons' assistants.
  • Scrubbed arms and hands and assisted surgical team with scrubbing, masks and surgical clothing.
  • Held instruments and quickly handed to surgeon during procedures.
  • Prepared, cared for and disposed of tissue specimens taken for laboratory analysis.
Surgical Technologist, 04/2013 to 04/2014
South Georgia Medical CenterLakeland, GA,
  • Assisted surgeon by passing instruments and sterile supplies throughout operation.
  • Set up equipment, tools and supplies for procedures and organize instruments as directed in surgeons' preference cards.
  • Recounted surgical instruments and supplies at end of operation, eliminating chance of items left inside patient.
  • Cleaned and restocked operating room, gathering and placing equipment and supplies.
  • Counted sponges, needles and instruments before and after operation.
  • Provided technical assistance to surgeons, surgical nurses or anesthesiologists.
  • Scrubbed arms and hands and assisted surgical team with scrubbing, masks and surgical clothing.
  • Prepared, cared for and disposed of tissue specimens taken for laboratory analysis.
Surgical Technologist, 07/2006 to 06/2011
Baptist Medical Center - NassauCity, STATE,
  • Assisted surgeon by passing instruments and sterile supplies throughout operation.
  • Set up equipment, tools and supplies for procedures and organize instruments as directed in surgeons' preference cards.
  • Recounted surgical instruments and supplies at end of operation, eliminating chance of items left inside patient.
  • Gathered and took inventory of equipment to confirm adequate supplies for surgery.
  • Prepared day surgery and operating rooms for patients by ordering and stocking equipment and supplies.
  • Maintained proper sterile field during surgical procedures.
  • Cleaned and restocked operating room, gathering and placing equipment and supplies.
  • Handed instruments and supplies to surgeons and surgeons' assistants.
  • Scrubbed arms and hands and assisted surgical team with scrubbing, masks and surgical clothing.
  • Prepared, cared for and disposed of tissue specimens taken for laboratory analysis.
Education and Training
Associate of Science: Surgical Technology, Expected in 07/2006 to Sanford-Brown Institute - Jacksonville, FL,
GPA:
Certifications
  • Board certified by National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA)
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School Attended

  • Sanford-Brown Institute

Job Titles Held:

  • Certified Surgical Technologist
  • Certified Surgical Technologist
  • Certified Surgical Technologist - Contractor
  • Certified Surgical Technologist
  • Surgical Technologist
  • Surgical Technologist
  • Surgical Technologist

Degrees

  • Associate of Science

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