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Surgical Technician resume example with 5+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Summary

Motivated Surgical Tech adept at handling instruments, supplies and equipment for non-invasive to minimally invasive procedures. Well versed in all operating room activities with a commitment to upholding the highest standard of sterile technique during procedures. Excited to bring 4-year background to growing organization.

Versatile CNA/PHLEBOTOMIST bringing over 10 years' experience to growing hospital. Highly proficient in various surgical procedures with success in contributing to the achievement of high patient outcome targets. Skilled in all elements of operating room setup, including inventory management, aseptic techniques and preparing patients for procedures. Currently pursuing board certification.

Skills
  • Passing Surgical Tools
  • Safely Disposing of Needles
  • OB/GYN Procedures
  • Administering Medications
  • Suturing Wounds
  • Preparing for Surgeries
  • Surgical Counts
  • Aseptic and Sterilization Techniques
  • Disposing of Biohazardous Waste
  • Transporting Patients
  • Electronic Medical Records Management
  • Dressing Wounds
  • Collecting Medical Specimens
  • HIPAA Proficiency
  • Wound Dressing Techniques
  • Sterile Field Preparation
  • Calm Under Pressure
  • Assisting Surgical Team
  • Equipment Operation
  • Critical Thinking
  • Patient Needs Assessment
  • Patient Positioning
  • Safety Procedures
  • Infection Control
  • Assessing Vital Signs
  • Teamwork and Collaboration
  • Specimen Preparation
  • Attention to Detail
  • Verbal and Written Communication
  • Workplace Safety
  • Equipment Set up and Operation
  • Relationship Building
  • Basic Life Support
  • Ordering Supplies
Experience
Surgical Technician, 01/2021 - Current
Osf Healthcare Bloomington, IL,
  • Set up equipment, tools and supplies for procedures and organize instruments as directed in surgeons' preference cards.
  • Handed instruments and supplies to surgeons during procedures.
  • Cleaned and sterilized operating rooms.
  • Analyzed patient chart data and identification to verify accurate information.
  • Used retractors, sponges and suctioning and irrigating equipment to create unobstructed operating fields.
  • Collected and prepared tissue specimens for laboratory analysis.
  • Used hemostatic clamps, suture ligatures and electrocautery equipment to control bleeding.
  • Used diagnostic equipment and monitored patients during procedures using specialized machines.
  • Closed wounds using sutures, staples and other tools.
Surgical Technician, 02/2019 - 01/2020
Osf Healthcare Danville, IL,
  • Set up equipment, tools and supplies for procedures and organize instruments as directed in surgeons' preference cards.
  • Handed instruments and supplies to surgeons during procedures.
  • Cleaned and sterilized operating rooms.
  • Used retractors, sponges and suctioning and irrigating equipment to create unobstructed operating fields.
  • Analyzed patient chart data and identification to verify accurate information.
  • Collected and prepared tissue specimens for laboratory analysis.
  • Used hemostatic clamps, suture ligatures and electrocautery equipment to control bleeding.
  • Used diagnostic equipment and monitored patients during procedures using specialized machines.
  • Closed wounds using sutures, staples and other tools.
  • Reviewed surgical requirements and prepped operating room with appropriate tools, equipment and instruments.
  • Organized equipment and instruments in alignment with surgical protocols and surgeon preferences.
  • Maintained reusable surgical instrumentation and equipment, including decontamination, cleaning, sterilizing, storing and distributing.
  • Laid out all instruments, supplies and tools as directed by surgeons.
  • Prepared day surgery and operating rooms for patients by ordering and stocking equipment and supplies.
CNA, 02/2017 - 01/2019
Cadia Healthcare Kennett Square, PA,
  • Assisted patients with shaving, bathing and oral hygiene to promote healthy habits and overall wellness.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
  • Conducted routine checks on patient vitals, blood pressure, blood sugar and heart rate.
  • Exhibited compassionate care and communication regarding issues surrounding death and dying.
  • Managed and maintained patient rooms, shared-living areas and nursing stations.
  • Looked for physical, emotional and symptomatic changes in patient condition and obtained necessary care for medical concerns.
  • Rendered hands-on nursing care under direct RN supervision, adhering to medical center policies and procedures.
  • Collected specimens, monitored vitals and maximized patient comfort to maintain optimal environment.
  • Used mobility devices to transport patients.
  • Documented activities and recorded information in EMR system.
  • Administered medications to patients and performed follow-ups regarding prescriptions and supplements.
  • Examined and treated patient lacerations, contusions and physical symptoms and referred patients to other medical professionals.
  • Distributed drinking water and nourishment to residents.
  • Answered signal lights, bells or intercom systems to determine resident needs.
  • Helped residents walk with or without self-help devices.
  • Supported non-ambulatory residents in range of motion exercises.
  • Assisted residents in preparing for activities and social programs.
  • Turned and repositioned residents using proper body mechanics to prevent pressure ulcers.
  • Observed and reported unusual symptoms and changes to charge nurse.
  • Assisted residents with bathing and dressing to promote personal hygiene.
CNA-PHLEBOTOMY , 02/2016 - 02/2017
Huntsville Hospital Main City, STATE,
  • Assisted patients with shaving, bathing and oral hygiene to promote healthy habits and overall wellness.
  • Conducted routine checks on patient vitals, blood pressure, blood sugar and heart rate.
  • Facilitated activities of daily living, personal hygiene management, feeding and ambulation.
  • Exhibited compassionate care and communication regarding issues surrounding death and dying.
  • Managed and maintained patient rooms, shared-living areas and nursing stations.
  • Maintained accurate, timely flow of information by completing thorough patient records and updating healthcare team on patient status.
  • Collected specimens, monitored vitals and maximized patient comfort to maintain optimal environment.
  • Rendered hands-on nursing care under direct RN supervision, adhering to medical center policies and procedures.
  • Used mobility devices to transport patients.
  • Documented activities and recorded information in EMR system.
  • Fostered relationships with patients, caregivers and healthcare teams to achieve individual care plan targets.
  • Observed and reported unusual symptoms and changes to charge nurse.
  • Answered signal lights, bells or intercom systems to determine resident needs.
Education and Training
Associate of Science: Surgical Technology, Expected in 01/2010
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Virginia College Technical - Pelham, AL
GPA:
Associate of Science: Nursing , Expected in 05/2008
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George Corley Wallace State Community College - Selma - Selma, AL
GPA:

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Virginia College Technical
  • George Corley Wallace State Community College - Selma

Job Titles Held:

  • Surgical Technician
  • Surgical Technician
  • CNA
  • CNA-PHLEBOTOMY

Degrees

  • Associate of Science
  • Associate of Science

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