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Jessica
Claire
resumesample@example.com
(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
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Summary

Motivated Surgical Technologist 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.

Skills
  • Safely disposing of needles
  • Aseptic and sterilization techniques
  • Passing surgical tools
  • HIPAA proficiency
  • Workplace safety
  • Disposing of biohazardous waste
  • Equipment set up and operation
  • Preparing for surgeries
Education and Training
Amerian National College Kettering, OH, Expected in 05/2013 Associate of Science : Surgical Technology - GPA :
Experience
Hawaii Pacific Health - Surgical Technologist
Honolulu, HI, 05/2017 - Current
  • Set up equipment, tools and supplies needed for procedures and organize instruments as directed in surgeons' preference cards.
  • Counted and recorded sponges, instruments, and needles at beginning and end of surgical procedures.
  • Used retractors, sponges and suctioning and irrigating equipment to create unobstructed operating fields.
  • Prepared day surgery and operating rooms for patients by ordering and stocking equipment and supplies.
  • Used diagnostic equipment and monitored patients during procedures using specialized machines.
  • Maintained reusable surgical instrumentation and equipment, including decontamination, cleaning, sterilizing, storing and distributing.
  • Assisted surgeon with patient preparation for total joint replacement procedures.
  • Used hemostatic clamps, suture ligatures, and electrocautery equipment to control bleeding.
  • Facilitated invasive, non-invasive, and minimally-invasive procedures by creating safe and functional operating room environments
  • Collaborated with operating room staff to cultivate efficiency and prepare for scheduled and emergency procedures.
  • Effectively supported surgeons in fast-paced healthcare environments, resulting in better patient care and less pain medication post-surgery.
  • Reviewed surgical requirements and prepped operating room with appropriate tools, equipment and instruments.
  • Cleaned and sterilized surgical sites and managed supply inventory and organization.
  • Adhered to OSHA protocols when sterilizing instruments, discarding medical supplies and disposing of waste.
  • Sterilized medical equipment and properly handled contaminated materials.
  • Cleaned and sterilized operating rooms.
  • Organized equipment and instruments in alignment with surgical protocols and surgeon preferences.
  • Adhered to infection control standards and reported any hazards.
  • Laid out all instruments, supplies and tools as directed by surgeons.
Blue Ridge Healthcare System, Inc.. - OB Technician
Morganton, NC, 04/2018 - 09/2019
  • Coordinated patient care needs with healthcare team and delivered compassionate assistance with activities of daily living.
  • Cleaned and sanitized rooms and equipment using aseptic technique to prevent infection and cross-contamination.
  • Used restrictive devices and patient-shielding techniques to minimize patient and staff radiation exposures.
  • Aided patients with mobility and activities of daily living.
  • Assisted patients with personal care, ambulation and general patient care needs.
  • Improved patient care, safety and compliance by partnering with nurses.
  • Provided excellent customer service by effectively communicating with patients, families, staff and staff in other hospital departments.
  • Assisted in C sections
Hawaii Pacific Health - Surgical Technologist
Aiea, HI, 02/2015 - 04/2017
  • Set up equipment, tools and supplies needed for procedures and organize instruments as directed in surgeons' preference cards.
  • Counted and recorded sponges, instruments, and needles at beginning and end of surgical procedures.
  • Used retractors, sponges and suctioning and irrigating equipment to create unobstructed operating fields.
  • Prepared day surgery and operating rooms for patients by ordering and stocking equipment and supplies.
  • Used diagnostic equipment and monitored patients during procedures using specialized machines.
  • Maintained reusable surgical instrumentation and equipment, including decontamination, cleaning, sterilizing, storing and distributing.
  • Assisted surgeon with patient preparation for total joint replacement procedures.
  • Used hemostatic clamps, suture ligatures, and electrocautery equipment to control bleeding.
  • Facilitated invasive, non-invasive, and minimally-invasive procedures by creating safe and functional operating room environments.
  • Collaborated with operating room staff to cultivate efficiency and prepare for scheduled and emergency procedures.
  • Reviewed surgical requirements and prepped operating room with appropriate tools, equipment and instruments.
  • Cleaned and sterilized operating rooms.
  • Sterilized medical equipment and properly handled contaminated materials.
  • Organized and maintained unobstructed operative fields to foster immediate access to retractors and suctioning and irrigation equipment.
  • Adhered to OSHA protocols when sterilizing instruments, discarding medical supplies and disposing of waste.
  • Effectively supported surgeons in fast-paced healthcare environments, resulting in better patient care and less pain medication post-surgery.
  • Organized equipment and instruments in alignment with surgical protocols and surgeon preferences.
  • Adhered to infection control standards and reported any hazards.
  • Laid out all instruments, supplies and tools as directed by surgeons.
  • Assessed procedure requirements and procured appropriate equipment and tools.
  • Handed instruments and supplies to surgeons during procedures.
Perkins Restaurants - Server
Hastings, MN, 09/2011 - 04/2015
  • Operated POS terminals to input orders, split bills and calculate totals.
  • Recommended daily specials, wine selections and desserts to guide patrons toward more profitable items.
  • Educated guests on daily specials and menu offerings such as appetizers, entrees and desserts.
  • Managed closing duties, including restocking items and reconciling cash drawer.
  • Satisfied customers by keeping drinks topped off and anticipating needs such as condiments and extra napkins.
  • Promoted desserts, appetizers and specialty drinks.
  • Recorded orders and partnered with team members to efficiently serve food and beverages.
  • Completed opening and closing checklists, including emptying trash, safeguarding alcohol and polishing silverware.
  • Restocked nonperishables and other items, including condiments and napkins from inventory to keep pantry well-supplied.
  • Checked patrons' identification to ensure minimum age requirements for consumption of alcoholic beverages.
  • Assisted individuals in selecting meal options, including entrees and desserts and recommended alternative items for those with food allergies and gluten intolerances.
  • Cleaned dining area between guests with efficient sweeping, glass washing and spill removal.
  • Maximized team performance by training new employees on proper food handling, guest expectations and restaurant protocols.
  • Maintained table settings by removing courses, replacing utensils and refilling beverages promptly.

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Resume Overview

School Attended
  • Amerian National College
Job Titles Held:
  • Surgical Technologist
  • OB Technician
  • Surgical Technologist
  • Server
Degrees
  • Associate of Science