I have been a licensed technician since July 1999 but have been working in the field since 1992. Since that time I have been dedicated to building my skills in all areas, building customer relationships and staying up-to-date on the latest techniques in veterinary medicine.
Administered anesthetics before surgery and monitored effects prior to surgery.
Monitored animals recovering from surgery and notified veterinarian of any changes.
Laid out surgical equipment and passed instruments and materials to veterinarian during surgical procedures.
Monitored animals undergoing treatment for changes and signs of improvement.
Checked animals' temperature, heart rate and lung sounds.
Restrained and managed scared and active animals.
Vaccinated animals and administered medications orally and intravenously.
Loaded rooms with clients and patients getting a brief history and weight before doctor would come in.
Stayed in room with doctor during exam to help with restraint and procedures.
Assisted customers by phone, including scheduling appointments and treatments.
Hospitalized animal care, Surgery Prep, Stocking and cleaning of hospital, Assisting in any area of the hospital that needed help. Two days of every month worked with Dr. Shafford learning anesthetic protocols in place at OVRA.
9 month program with 4.5 months classroom studying and a 4.5 month in clinic training.
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