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Top 50 Operating Room Technician Skills

Below we've compiled a list of the most important skills for a Operating Room Technician. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Operating Room Technician resumes they appeared on. For example, 20.2% of Operating Room Technician resumes contained Surgery as a skill. Let's find out what skills a Operating Room Technician actually needs in order to be successful in the workplace.

These Are The Most Important Skills For A Operating Room Technician

1. Surgery
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Here's how Surgery is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Assist surgeon during surgery by passing/holding instruments and other sterile supplies
  • Ordered products and equipment necessary for surgery and procedures.
  • Set up and maintain a sterile field during surgery/Pass instruments to the surgical team/Anticipate the needs of the surgical team
  • Assisted nursing staff in preparing patients for the operating room (OR) environment for surgery.
  • Performed proper instrument and equipment counts before, during, and after surgery.
  • Sterilize equipment and make sure that there are adequate supplies for surgery.
  • Prepare patients for surgery, such as washing and disinfecting incision sites.
  • Assist in the preparation of patients for surgery.
  • Performed scrub duties to the surgeon during surgery.
  • Counted supplies and instruments before and after surgery.
  • Provided post surgery clean up and sterilization.
  • Transported patient to operating room for surgery.
  • Clean and sterilize instruments for surgery.
  • Perform prep for patient before surgery.
  • Pull supplies and instruments for surgery.
  • Assisted medical team in surgery prep.
  • Maintained sterile field during surgery.
  • Prepared OR for surgery, assisted physician pre-operatively, conducted post-op sanitizing.
  • Supervised in patient transportation to and from surgery, along with operating room and case card preparation for scheduled surgeries.
  • Assist the surgeons in the surgery Prepare the surgery

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2. Surgical Procedures
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Here's how Surgical Procedures is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Maintain a proper sterile field during surgical procedures by washing and sterilizing equipment using germicides and sterilizers.
  • Assist medical team during surgical procedures in maintaining sterile environment and operating procedures.
  • Provided instrumentation and supplies needed to perform surgical procedures.
  • Prepare instruments and equipment needed for surgical procedures.
  • Assisted with positioning patients during surgical procedures.
  • Assisted medical professionals in completing surgical procedures
  • Help with surgical procedures under the supervision of surgeons, anesthesiologists, nurses and other members of the surgical team.
  • Performed scrub duties during surgical procedures and served as scrub assistant during all types of surgical procedures.
  • Scrub on various surgical procedures from the most minor procedure to the most complex procedures.
  • Locate products and ensure the sterility of the product for surgical procedures.
  • Assisted Anesthesia during surgical procedures and performed Scrub duties as needed.
  • Prepared patient charts and lab paperwork prior to surgical procedures.
  • Prepared for and assisted with all surgical procedures.
  • Set up sterile fields for surgical procedures.
  • Set up rooms for surgical procedures.
  • Assist surgeon during surgical procedures.
  • Assisted in all surgical procedures.
  • Assisted surgeons in surgical procedures.
  • Provided skilled nursing care to patients in a surgical environment Served as operating room technician during surgical procedures
  • Maintain Sterile Working Environment Steilize Instrumments followingsurgical procedures.

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3. Recovery Room
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Here's how Recovery Room is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Assist with the transfer of the patient to the recovery room and cleaning the operating room after surgical procedures.
  • Transported patients to recovery room after surgery, packaged & delivered tissue specimens to pathology labs.
  • Moved patients onto wheeled stretchers for delivery to the recovery room upon completion of their operation.
  • Transported patients from recovery room to surgical floor, and same day surgery ambulatory surgical unit.
  • Assist the nurses in the preparation of patients for surgery and in the recovery room.
  • Performed duties of Patient transport, Recovery room technician, and circulating duties.
  • Worked in recovery room and transfer newborn to nursery.
  • Shifted patient to the recovery room.
  • Transported patient to recovery room.
  • Assisted Maxillofacial Surgeon in facial reconstruction procedures, monitored patients in recovery room, administered I. V therapy
  • Delivered specimens to hospital laboratories for analysis Delivered patients to the recovery room.

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4. Aseptic Technique
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Here's how Aseptic Technique is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Scrubbed various surgical procedures, maintained aseptic technique practices, circulated and scrubbed on various surgical procedures.
  • Maintain and monitor aseptic technique during surgery.
  • Retrieved instruments the utilizing aseptic technique.
  • Facilitated aseptic techniques and sterilization.
  • Demonstrated sterile and aseptic technique.
  • Create and maintain a sterile field, prep the patients, practice aseptic techniques, and count instrumentation.
  • Trained more than 80 military and civilian personnel in surgical procedure and proper aseptic technique.
  • Maintained aseptic techniques and actively monitored situations which could lead to breaches in aseptic technique.
  • Use knowledge in aseptic technique to maintain sterility of room and instruments.
  • Observe and maintain aseptic technique at all times.
  • Provided a sterile field according to aseptic techniques.
  • Opened the sterile supplies using aseptic technique.
  • Observed and maintained aseptic techniques.
  • Assist surgeons throughout multi-specialty cases while utilizing aseptic technique.
  • Used knowledge of aseptic techniques to maintain sterility of room and instruments Worked all shifts as needed
  • assist in setting up operatiion room for surgery, assist in aseptic technique,traffic patterns while surgery if being performed.

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5. Patient Care
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Here's how Patient Care is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Organized and communicated highly detailed planning and time management objectives within the operating room to ensure efficiency and quality patient care.
  • Facilitated quality patient care and assisted nursing staff in performing nursing procedures.
  • Performed preoperative and postoperative duties to better facilitate quality patient care.
  • Facilitate emergency patient care in operating room!
  • Served as OR-Sterile prep liaison, to improve instrument, equipment, supply delivery for improved surgical patient care.
  • Assisted with patient care, set-up for cases, scrubbed case, assisted surgeon throughout procedure.
  • Worked through college in the Deaconess Surgical Dept as an Operating Room Tech/Patient Care Associate.
  • Provide optimal patient care and smooth daily functioning of Key functions: the surgery center.
  • Prepared operating rooms and post-operative stations for patient care relevant to the procedure taking place.
  • Assisted physicians in minor and major procedures as well as emergency room patient care.
  • Key player who contributed to increase customer satisfaction by providing stellar patient care.
  • Assist doctors and nurses with patient care in Operating Room setting.
  • Interpret data and provide recommendations for optimal patient care.
  • Provided quality patient care before and after surgery.
  • Follow up with patient care.
  • Assisted in direct patient care.
  • Applied moral, legal and ethical principles during patient care Performed the duties of scrub during surgeries.
  • Assisted in OR with major procedures, Patient Care Tech II, Med/Surg.
  • Facilitate Physiatrists with direct patient care and operation of x-ray equipment.
  • Assisted with surgical procedures Maintenance of surgical instruments Surgical nurse trainer Surgical patient care

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6. Neuro
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Here's how Neuro is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Scrubbed on all types of surgical cases independently and was requested on several cases for neurosurgery and major vascular surgery procedures.
  • Performed scrub and circulating duties in the OR for Neurology, Cardio-Vascular, General and Orthopedic services.
  • Circulate and scrub all cases pertaining to the Neurology department.
  • Maintain instruments for the Neurosurgery service.
  • Scrub on Neurosurgery for primary service.
  • Experience in orthopedics surgery, general surgery and neuro surgery.
  • Managed six technicians and student Operating Room Technicians in two state of the art Neurosurgical operating suites.
  • Recruited to become adept at Total Joint and Neurosurgery Mentor for teaching students and new employees
  • Train staff on all specialized procedures pertaining to the Neuro department.
  • Assisted with pro-bono surgeries in both neurology & plastic surgery.
  • Assist with surgical procedures (GYN., GU., BASIC ORTHO..BASIC VASCULAR, ENT, BASIC NEURO ETC.)
  • Scrubbed' and assisted on orthopedic, neurologic and general surgery operations.
  • Provided money to attend school; work study) Additional specialization in both the Heart and Neuro rooms.
  • Scrubbed if needed in General, Gynecology, ENT, Neuro, Ortho, Plastics, and Urology.
  • Prepare operating rooms for surgery to include CV, Neurological,General and Cysto style surgeries.
  • Scrubbed and assisted in open-heart, neuro, general, ortho and other services as needed.
  • Major Laparoscopy, General, Vascular, GYN, GU, Neurosurgery, Orthopedic,
  • General Surgery) Scrub all Surgical Specialties, GYN, General, Vascular, Ortho, Neuro., Robotics.
  • Scrub many different specialities including Ortho, Neuro, General, GYN, and Vascular cases.
  • Assisted in Cases such as Orthopedic General Bariatric Laparoscopic & Robotics Neurological Gynecological Genitourinary

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7. Ortho
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Here's how Ortho is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Managed and maintained inventory of Orthopedic implants; and assured availability for future sales and posted surgeries.
  • Lead orthopedic team member responsibilities that included managed inventory and cost analysis of orthopedic instrumentation and implants.
  • Participated on over 42 surgeries concentrating in general, gynecology, and orthopedics.
  • Trained new technicians in orthopedic procedures.
  • Scrubbed in General Surgery, Gynecology, Urology, Plastics and Burns, Transplant, Vascular, and Orthopedic cases.
  • Cleaned surgical cameras, scopes, Orthopedic, OB/GYN Instruments and a variety other instruments sets used for surgery.
  • Obtained First Assisting Privileges with two General surgeons, two Orthopedic surgeons, and one Vascular surgeon.
  • Performed in various cases, GYN, General, Orthopedic, Vascular, Eyes and many more.
  • Assist in a variety of surgical procedures including Orthopedics, Peripheral Nerve, and Plastics.
  • Prepped patients for surgical procedures and was responsible for ordering orthopedic supplies.
  • Assisted in various orthopaedic surgical procedures at Parkway General Hospital, Jackson Memorial Hospital and Hollywood Memorial Hospital.
  • Circulated and scrubbed for Soutwest Orthopedic Institute physicians.
  • Assisted in a variety of surgical procedures including Plastics, Urology, Ortho, General, GYN, ENT, etc.
  • Head Technician for Orthopedic Surgery -Instructed Orthopedic Classes to Students in the Scrub Technician Program
  • Assisted with General Surgery, Gyn, Orthopedics, GU, and ENT.
  • Center, Washington, DC Member of Plastic/ENT and Ortho Specialty teams.
  • Retrieve instruments and tools for physician during surgery Observed a variety of orthopedic surgeries daily Turnover operating room between surgeries.
  • Assisted with General, Orthopedic, Gyn, ENT, GU, plastic, minor vascular, ophthalmologic and retinal surgeries.
  • Assist surgical team throughout all orthopedic, ent eye arthroscopic, endoscopic general an laparoscopy surgical procedures.
  • scrubbed all speciality cases including ortho, neuro, vascular, gyn, eyes including retinal, and general surgery.

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8. Room Technician
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Here's how Room Technician is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Established and updated database of individual surgeon instrumentation preferences, establishing 100% compliance with operating room technicians.
  • Certified Operating Room Technician assisting in surgical cases.
  • Served as an operating room technician, providing support to physicians, by skillfully providing interments, suturing, and retracting.
  • Non-commissioned officer and Operating Room Technician serving in Reserve unit which supported the Naval Hospital in Beaufort, South Carolina.
  • Supervised and provided guidance to a team of operating room technicians.
  • Trained as operating room technician while at Ft. Polk, LA.
  • Functioned as an operating room technician while attending nursing school.
  • Provide orientation and training to new operating room technicians.
  • Completed training as an Operating Room Technician.
  • Graduated from Operating Room Technician School.
  • Keep accurate count of all instruments, sutures, and supplies used throughout procedure.Operating Room Technician 09/2002 - 06/2008St.
  • Clean room technician certified in multiple processes (Canweld, Can Place, and Evaluation Testing).
  • Tool Room Technician: Maintainence prep on mold dies for die-cast machines.
  • Turned over rooms, transported patients to and from wards/rooms.Surgical/Operating Room TechnicianUNITED STATES AIR FORCESergeant E4 Surgical Service Specialist.
  • Managed staff of 15 Operating Room Technicians.Responsible for staff of 22 health personnel in 35-bed ward duringGulf War.
  • Alsoworked as Syrup Room Technician batching concentrates to make 17 different products for productionlines.
  • WORK EXPERIENCE Operating Room Technician Charges in Hospital San Jos (December 1014- October 2015 ) 1.

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9. Ob-Gyn
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10. Anesthesia
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Here's how Anesthesia is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Performed yearly physical inventory of operating room, and anesthesia supplies.
  • Performed charges for anesthesia personnel.
  • Maintained inventory and anesthesia supplies.
  • Assisted Dr. Samuel Kiel (Anesthesia) in the Operating Room while simultaneously shadowing him outside the OR.
  • Maintained, stocked, and cleaned anesthesia medications, supplies and equipment throughout the day.
  • Changed all equipment on anesthesia machines, stocked all supplies and transported patients.
  • Oriented new anesthesia doctors and CRNA's to the OR.
  • Started IV site for general and local anesthesia.
  • Assisted in positioning the patient while giving anesthesia.
  • Ordered equipment, and machines for Anesthesia Department.
  • Stock OR supplies and Anesthesia room Supplies.
  • Ordered needed supplies for anesthesia personnel.
  • Stocked and ordered anesthesia supplies.
  • Provided pre- and post-operative care, anesthesia/patient monitoring, circulating and scrub responsibilities as well as running radiology equipment.
  • Entered daily Operating Room, Post Anesthesia Care Unit, Anesthesia, Respiratory, and Radiology charges into Meditech.
  • Maintained and submitted quarterly benchmarking statistics for Anesthesia, Same Day Surgery, and Post Anesthesia Care Unit.
  • Acquired knowledge of Aestiva Anesthesia machine maintenance and Omnicell.

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11. Trauma
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Here's how Trauma is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Obtained American Heart Association Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification and American College of Surgeon's Advanced Trauma Support certification.
  • Set up central, arterial, and femoral monitoring lines, fluid warmer, and Level I trauma fluid warmer.
  • Assisted with Level I trauma center, heart, and lung transplants.
  • Specialized in trauma orthopedics and ENT as a Surgical Technician.
  • Served as the 24/7 on call Trauma Orthopedic Surgical Technologist.
  • Manage and care of all types of trauma Wounds.
  • Transport and stabilization of trauma patients.
  • Assisted surgeons during emergent trauma cases.
  • Accomplished trauma training within unit.
  • Educated operating room staff and surgeons on proper surgical techniques proper use of Stryker recon and trauma equipment and tools.
  • Provided for the care of polytraumatic patients with internal complications.
  • Rotated through Ryder Trauma Center Bed-side Surgeries Neonatal Unit.
  • Scrub on Cysto and various emergency trauma cases.
  • Trained in military hospital setting Assisted in Orthopedics, Pediatrics, Gynecology, and Neurology surgeries Trained in trauma and emergency surgeries
  • Scrubbed and assisted with trauma, neuro, ortho, burns, vascular and general procedures.
  • Participated in Level II trauma call Member of the Neuro-surgery call team
  • Assisted in Cases such as Orthopedic Plastics General Laparoscopic Neurological vascular Gynecological OMF & ENT Trauma 1 and 2 cases

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12. Sterile Processing
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Here's how Sterile Processing is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Work closely with sterile processing to ensure availability of instruments.
  • Worked as a back up surgery scheduler, assisted in sterile processing and case preparation.
  • Sterilized instruments in central sterile processing machine and reassembled trays according to tray list.
  • Worked in sterile processing, performed sterile techniques.
  • Assisted in sterile processing and case preparation.
  • Help with sterile processing some of the equipment.

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13. Surgical Equipment
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Here's how Surgical Equipment is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Contacted surgical equipment sales and service representatives when equipment or repairs were needed.
  • Checked inventory and managed restocking of surgical equipment.
  • Perform maintenance on surgical equipment.
  • Decontaminated and sterilized surgical equipment.
  • Expanded knowledge in the preparation of surgical equipment, scrubbing surgical procedures and processing surgical instruments in the Sterile Processing Department.
  • Provide technical skills required to assist surgeon or staff and operate surgical equipment in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Learned to perform routine duties assisting surgeons and nurses in preparation of surgical equipment used in the operating room.
  • Received, examined and processed requests related to the purchase of medical supplies and surgical equipment.
  • Checked and ensured the operation of surgical equipment on a daily, weekly and monthly basis.
  • Take charge of all surgical equipment to see it is working properly and properly sterilized.
  • Established full working knowledge of all surgical equipment, instruments, and supplies.
  • Clean package and process surgical equipment, instrumentation and scopes.
  • Maintained over $100K in surgical equipment and supplies.
  • Prepared surgical equipment and supplies before surgical cases.
  • Pass sterile surgical equipment to surgeons.
  • Utilize automated medical equipment from Steris to wash, disinfect and sterilize all surgical equipment and implants used during surgery.
  • Prepared and tested all surgical equipment prior to daily use in all peri-operative procedures.
  • Managed annual budget of [ ] and $1.5 million in surgical equipment.
  • Prepared patients for surgery Prepared operating rooms and conducted inspection of surgical equipment Conducted patient transport

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14. PAR Levels
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Here's how PAR Levels is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Work collaboratively with materials manager to ensure inventory of surgical supplies and maintain par levels.
  • Use ESI software to generate stock order forms, track stock usage, add/delete stock items and adjust par levels.
  • Ordered supplies for operating room, maintain PAR levels on operating room supply list, Lawson system ordering.
  • Assisted appropriate management personnel in the maintenance of predetermined par levels of supplies Participated in quality improvement initiatives
  • Record logs of the surgical procedures, and outcomes Keep track of disposable inventory so that par levels are achieved.

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15. Medical Staff
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Here's how Medical Staff is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Assisted in preparing patients and operating room environment for surgery and provided assistance to medical staff during surgical procedures.
  • Provided assistance to medical staff during surgical procedures.
  • Provided assistance to the medical staff during surgical procedures to include the creation and maintenance of sterile fields for surgical procedures.
  • Provided assistance to the medical staff in ensuring the sterile field was not compromised.
  • Assisted the medical staff with a wide variety of plastic surgery procedures.
  • Aided surgeons in minor O.R., assisted medical staff in G.I.
  • assist the medical staff with any needs during surgery and train new technical aids.
  • Aided medical staff by transporting patients from intra-OP to the OR.
  • Implemented communication board with medical staff and surgeons to ensure proper operations and efficient patient procedures and billing.

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16. Medical Supplies
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Here's how Medical Supplies is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Collected laboratory tests and disposed contaminated medical supplies.
  • Received, cleaned, decontaminated, sterilized, stored and issued various medical supplies and equipment used during surgical procedures.
  • Assisted in maintaining over $1.5M of equipment and medical supplies.
  • Restocked 20 Operating Rooms with disposable medical supplies every day.
  • Researched sources of supplies for medical supplies.
  • Stocked crash carts or other medical supplies.
  • Maintained and ordered medical supplieskept on hand as required for upcoming surgeries, sterilized instruments and surgery packs in accordance to procedures
  • Initiated a recycle program for various medical supplies through the Hygia Company which saved thousands of dollars in cost to Floyd.
  • Performed and was responsible for preparing and maintaining sterile medical supplies and special equipment for medical treatment facilities.
  • Prepared and maintained sterility of instruments, medical supplies and special equipment.

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17. Vital Signs
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Here's how Vital Signs is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Observe patients' vital signs, check charts, and assist the surgical team with putting on sterile gowns and gloves.
  • Supported post surgery procedures, took patients vital signs, removed IVs, dressed patients and gave patients discharge orders.
  • Receive patients in holding area: vital signs; administer intravenous fluids, and antibiotic medication.
  • Assist nurses in taking vital signs, conducting ECG, and assisting immobile patients.
  • Obtained medical histories and vital signs, explained treatment procedures to patients.
  • Prepare patients for surgery, check charts, and observe vital signs.
  • Assist Physician by obtaining vital signs and preparing client for surgery.
  • Take vital signs and assist the RN in patient care.
  • Observe patients' vital signs to assess physical condition.
  • Prepare vital signs and blood work.
  • Monitored and recorded patient vital signs.
  • Observe patients' vital signs.

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18. Surgical Technologist
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Here's how Surgical Technologist is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Selected by Assistant Director of Operating Room to receive on-the-job training to become surgical technologist.
  • Trained all new surgical technologists according to AORN standards and hospital SOP.
  • Lead surgical technologist and trainer of an Open Heart Surgical team.
  • Served as the Senior Surgical Technologist on a Forward Surgical Team.
  • Observe the SPD team members, The Surgical Technologist, and the O.R.

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19. Setup
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Here's how Setup is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Assisted in central sterile supply cleaning, setup and sterilization of surgical instrumentation.
  • Maintained instrumentation from setup to decontamination.
  • Performed a variety of duties in an operating room to include arranging sterile setups for operations.
  • Scrubbed and handed surgeon, instrument and equipment, setup case cart for surgical procedures.
  • Clean and disinfect endoscopes, setup towers for endoscopic cases.
  • Arrange and setup rooms for surgical procedures.
  • Scrub Nurse - Setup sterile fields and perform sponge, needle, and instrument counts.
  • Performed pre and post birth setup procedures and sterilization of birthing rooms.
  • Help setup for Surgical procedure.
  • Assisted doctor during surgery Setup operating room for surgeries Stocked operating rooms and checked cast carts Took specimens to the lab

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20. RN
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Here's how RN is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Prepared patients for procedures, empathized with and responded to concerns, redressed and positioned patients in operating room.
  • Handled a high volume of specimens, consistently meeting the demands of a mandatory one-hour turnaround time.
  • Clean rugs, carpets, upholstered furniture, and/or draperies, using vacuum cleaners and/or shampooers.
  • Work well as a team with operating room personnel, doctors, students, interns.
  • Helped implement OR procedure for room turnover to decrease turnover and late start times.
  • Repaired furnaces and other machinery; inspect furnaces for gas and water leaks.
  • Provided quality patient care to patients under the direction of an RN.
  • Calibrate the Laser machine every morning from being shut down of operation.
  • Maintained confidentiality of patient, family, physician and staff concerns.
  • Set up before and turned over after all cases.
  • Worked under surgeon or RN supervision.
  • Dust and polish furniture and equipment.
  • Assisted in performing room turnovers.
  • Supervised surgical technicians, supervised morning surgical floor, and maintained surgical schedule.
  • Cleaned the OR after surgery, washed/sterilized instruments, room turnover sign-off, & proper disposal of biohazard wastes.
  • Updated job requirements to a more modern standard as they applied to changing Operating Room policy.
  • Performed circulator services under the direct supervision on an RN as required.
  • Flight Attendant Continental Airlines - Newark International Airport, Newark, NJ Performed necessary in-flight duties including meal and beverage service.
  • Major Responsibilities: Cleaning and decontamination of operating rooms and emergency rooms Biohazard waste removal and disposal Room Turnover
  • Changed circuits, suction tubing, and Co2 absorbers on Anesthesia machine * "Turned over" operation room for next surgery

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21. Surgical Suite
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Here's how Surgical Suite is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Maintained surgical suite, instrumentation and equipment.
  • Acclimated with minimal assistance to the various surgical suites and surgeons needs.
  • Prepared and transported surgical patients to the surgical suites.
  • Open surgical suites, pull instrumentation and supplies.
  • Transported patients to and from surgical suite.
  • Managed case carts for surgical suites.
  • Worked third shift handling instrument cleaning, autoclaving, and setting up surgical suites for the scheduled procedures the following day.
  • Assist in the preparation of the surgical suite and cadavers for Orthopaedic surgery during training classes in Zimmer's TMT facility.

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22. Instrument Trays
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Here's how Instrument Trays is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Scrubbed minor and major cases, set up OR for procedure with equipment, supplies and instrument trays.
  • Scrubbed cases, cleaned and sterilized rooms and instruments, organized instrument trays for surgeries
  • Collected, decontaminated, sterilized, and wrapped instrument trays.
  • Implemented new standards with instrument trays and ordering procedures.
  • Assist surgeon during procedure; turn over rooms; cleans/set-up instrument trays; set-up Rooms for the following day
  • Prepared instrument trays, L&D trays and cardiac cathlab for outpatient surgery.
  • instrument assembly, decontamination and wrapping of instrument trays for a trauma facility.
  • Planned, prepared and set up cases Assisted in terminal cleaning of operating room Managed supplies and equipment Assembled instrument trays
  • Packaged instrument trays in a sterile fashion Set up case carts for surgery Stock carts for specialty surgical procedures.

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23. Ophthalmology
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Here's how Ophthalmology is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Assisted physician with, Orthopedics, Ophthalmology, Obstetrics Surgery, Endovascular, Vascular, Plastics, Urology and Cancer treatments.

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24. Thoracic
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Here's how Thoracic is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Completed Cardio-Thoracic, Orthopedic and Vascular surgery rotations.
  • Helped deliver children, repair bones and joints, ENT, Thoracic, OBGYN,
  • Managed daily operations of cardiothoracic surgical suite including staff leadership and materials management.
  • Scrubbed and assisted in open-heart and other cardiothoracic procedures.
  • GENERAL SURGERY Surgical/Operating Room Technician CARDIOVASCULAR, THORACIC and ROBOTIC Surgical/Operating Technician
  • Scrub Ortho, CV, General, Gyne, GU, Plastic, Thoracic, Neuro
  • Scrubbed and assisted in open-heart surgery, cardiothoracic, Da Vinci robot cardiothoracic and urological procedures.

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25. Surgical Supplies
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Here's how Surgical Supplies is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Ordered and maintained surgical supplies/equipment.
  • Monitored and maintained inventory of surgical supplies for the OR, PACU and Day Surgery ensuring availability for scheduled cases.
  • Maintained operating room integrity, restocked surgical supplies, and assisted with patient transport.
  • Maintain sterility of surgical supplies and instruments before and during procedures.
  • Performed daily logging and biological testing of surgical supplies and instruments.
  • Set up Operating Room with sterile instruments and surgical supplies.

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Here's how Podiatry is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Experience and familiarity with all surgical sub-specialties with particular emphasis on Orthopedic, Podiatry, General Surgery.
  • Specialized in Orthopedics, Podiatry, Hands, and Plastics.

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Here's how Infection Control is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Followed safe practices using OSHA/HIPAA for infection control measures, customer service standards, and departmental policies as listed.
  • Prepared patient skin for surgery in accordance with infection control standards.

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28. Endoscopy
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Here's how Endoscopy is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Work between operating room and endoscopy department.
  • Provided sterilization for Specialty Department within the clinic such as the Endoscopy, Orthopedics, and Radiology departments.
  • Developed computerized order sheet with par levels, maintained and ordered supplies needed for the Endoscopy department.
  • Assisted doctors and nurses with surgery and endoscopy procedures.
  • Scrubbed in General Surgery, Gynecology, ENT, Plastics, Vascular, Thoracic, Opthalmology, Orthopedics and Endoscopy.
  • Scrubbed and assisted in Ob-gyn, plastics, general, ENT, and Endoscopy procedures.
  • Assist in Endoscopy Procedures Including EGD, Colonoscopies, and ERCP.
  • Perform polypectomy, biopsies, during endoscopic procedures such as colonoscopy, endoscopy, and bronscopy* Process and store Olympus endoscopes.

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29. Medical Equipment
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Here's how Medical Equipment is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Organized mobile medical equipment units ensuring patient safety.
  • Maintained office inventory of medical equipment and supplies.
  • Managed central material services and accountable for over $100K in medical equipment and supplies.
  • Know how to use medical equipment properly.
  • Managed pre-operation inventory protocol ensuring all medical equipment and instruments were on hand.
  • Assisted all instruments and medical equipment's during surgical operations area.
  • Supported duties for diagnostic and technical treatment procedures, such as setting up and operating special medical equipment and apparatus.
  • Assisted Doctor and Anesthesiologist in surgical procedures Administered start intravenous fluids and monitored flow Autoclaved Medical equipment

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30. Medical Records
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Here's how Medical Records is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Documented and updated medical records for military filing.
  • Transmit correspondence or medical records by mail, e-mail, or fax.
  • Maintain medical records, technical library, or correspondence files.

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31. Osha
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Here's how Osha is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Ensured adherence to OSHA, JCAHO and HIPPA regulatory guidelines.
  • Followed all OR and pertinent OSHA guidelines during surgeries.
  • Observe and maintain compliance with OSHA Guidelines.
  • maintain accurate, detailed reports and records Training new staff effectively (chemical use, safety, osha)

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32. Room Procedures
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Here's how Room Procedures is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Positioned patient for operating room procedures.
  • Cleaned and restocked operative room procedures.
  • Assisted surgeons during operating room procedures.
  • Set up operating room and assist doctors in cardiac and various other operating room procedures.

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33. Preference Cards
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Here's how Preference Cards is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Provided equipment and supplies to surgeons per their preference cards and anticipating the needs during operating procedures.
  • Pull cases, update surgeons preference cards, and assist in Central Processing as needed.
  • Maintained Case Carts including set up, checked preference cards.
  • Updated all changes to Surgeon's preference cards.
  • Maintained and updated preference cards.
  • Upgraded preference cards via computer.

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34. Room Environment
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Here's how Room Environment is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Assisted in preparing patients and operating room environment for surgery.
  • Set up a sterile operating room environment and was responsible for maintaining that field.

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35. IV
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Here's how IV is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Collaborated effectively with other health care professionals comprised of Registered Nurses, Doctors, Medical Assistants as well as product representatives.
  • Provide surgical technician support for surgical operations ranging from minor surgical procedures to more complex and extensive surgical procedures.
  • Evaluated the overall effectiveness of the commands equal opportunity program and the follow-up actions on previous equal opportunity issues.
  • Communicate with vendors and operating room personnel on product availability and delivery dates.
  • Worked closely with product and service representatives in order to get Doctor's familiar with certain techniques and procedures.
  • Possess exceptionally ability to supervised and motivate 54 nurses and technicians to provide world class patient care.
  • Provide direct and indirect patient care activities under the direction of a Registered Nurse or Doctor.
  • Arranged meetings with sales representatives for in services for Anesthesia, and Operating Room staff.
  • Receive, deliver, file, and invoice stock purchase orders and requisitions.
  • Utilized effective communication skills in providing care to patients and families.
  • Have the competence to make important decisions effectively in stressful situations.
  • Assist in collaborative practice with the health care team.
  • Operated in surgical suite and labor and delivery.
  • Communicate with vendors to verify the supply arrival schedule Maintain consistent contact with company representatives to discus product related business
  • Provided patient education, including patient pre- and post-operative instructions.
  • Reviewed peri-operative checklist in patient chart before surgery.
  • Initialized Medical Billing system as required to process insurance claims and payments including private, Medicare, and Medicaid Insurance claims.
  • Assist in retrieving patients for the hospital floors or form the perioperative area.
  • Set up IV bags Set up non-sterile trays
  • Perform Pre and Postoperative room turnovers Place monitors and equipment according to surgeon preferred setup.

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36. Room Staff
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Here's how Room Staff is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Support operating room staff during surgeries appropriately.
  • Assisted physicians and other operating room staff as directed in all phases of surgical procedures in the department.
  • Trained newly assigned personnel providing a high level of competence to the operating room staff.
  • Assisted surgeons and operating room staff in maintaining and organizing operating rooms.

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37. CPR
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Here's how CPR is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Trained to perform CPR and First Aid for both adult and pediatric patients in case of emergency.
  • Assisted in CPR training certification classes for new hires.
  • LICENSE AND CERTIFICATION: Virginia Nurse Aide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

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38. C-Arm
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Here's how C-Arm is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Utilize proper c-arm techniques to assist pain management physicians with epidural steroid injections.
  • Used C-ARM equipment in vascular explorations under the supervision of the surgeon.
  • Provided extensive knowledge transfer for C-arm usage, OR specific settings, OR staffpreferences and caseload management to new OR technicians.

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39. Room Equipment
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Here's how Room Equipment is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Handled operating room equipment ordering and contacting suppliers for extra special requests.
  • Sterilized and stocked operating room equipment.
  • Maintained all operating room equipment.
  • Maintained proper accountability and whereabouts for over $1,000,000.00 worth of Operating Room equipment and supplies.
  • Set up operating room equipment, back table, mayo stand and assisted operating surgeons.
  • Prepared and maintained all operating room equipment, supplies and surgical instruments.
  • Maintain and repair operating room equipment.

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40. Necessary Supplies
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Here's how Necessary Supplies is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Pulled the necessary supplies, instruments, and equipment needed for surgical cases according to the Physician's Preference card.
  • Keep OR stocked with necessary supplies, equipment and instruments; have knowledge of the equipment.
  • Order and maintain adequate necessary supplies in the operating room.

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41. Gu
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Here's how Gu is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Collaborate effectively with interdisciplinary team to adhere to hospital guidelines and regulations.
  • Operated an incinerator in accordance with established guidelines and unit SOP.
  • Orientated through training supervise and provided technical guidance to subordinates.
  • Provided guidance and expertise in sterilization procedures.
  • Supported the Company's relationship with Federal Government to protect patient confidentiality through HIPAA laws, and other mandated regulations.
  • Observe precautions required to protect hospital and guest property and report damage, theft, and found articles to supervisors.
  • Applied and regulated a more organized and effective dispatchers log of transportation jobs for all transport shifts.
  • Worked with swine, baboons, and rhesus monkeys while regularly on call for emergency operations.
  • Trained and orientated team of staff members in surgical procedures to guarantee consistent quality of care.
  • Activated in Dessert Storm war aboard the USS New Orleans at the Persian Gulf.
  • Ensured compliance with hospital procedures, safety policies and regulatory compliance issues.
  • Practiced and adhered to the Code of Conduct and all company guidelines
  • Meet with colleagues to discuss the days accomplishments and/or issues.
  • Use of telecommunication devices Spectra Links to communicate with colleagues.
  • Mixed paint with various chemicals to use in spare guns.
  • Coordinate configuration of equipment to provide ease of use.
  • Assisted with emergency surgeries during regular hours.
  • Facilitated best business practices and safety guidelines mitigating patient risk.
  • Coordinate with other departments and teams to ensure smooth workflow; train and develop colleagues.
  • Employed as an interventional sonographer in the specific area of t surgical guidance in an operating room setting.

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42. GI
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Here's how GI is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Trained new surgical technicians on procedures and equipment according to organizational policy.
  • Prepared patients for surgical procedures assembled and ensured functionality of sterile equipment.
  • Certified Surgical Technician experienced working within a main operating room.
  • Inventoried and sterilized surgical instruments before and after procedures.
  • Obtained National Certification Society of Certified Surgical Technologist.
  • Prepared surgical rooms for intricate procedures.
  • Work closely with staff to ensure supplies and tools are available for doctors before and during surgical cases.
  • Prepare patients for surgical procedures and assist in transportation and nursing care of surgical patients of all ages.
  • Developed inventory and tracking protocol for all the hospital's surgical services and lead department training.
  • Assisted in surgical cases in high level in intense operating room situations.
  • Handled and anticipated surgeon s needs during intense, life-threatening surgical cases.
  • Assisted surgeons and nurses on surgical cases and operating equipment.
  • Assisted the physician assistance in surgical preparation of donor tissue.
  • Trained new employees on job-specific surgical practices and procedures.
  • Assisted physicians on a variety of surgical procedures.
  • Scrubbed for various types of surgical cases.
  • Schedule surgical cases and emergency carts/cases.
  • Aided doctors in surgical procedures.
  • Certified Central Processing Technician ?Decontaminate and sterilize surgical instruments.
  • Provided daily assistance as a surgical assistant to the physician with minor surgical procedures.

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43. Necessary Equipment
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Here's how Necessary Equipment is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Prepare necessary equipment and instrument prior to procedure/surgery.
  • Checked every case thoroughly and made sure that all necessary equipment and tools were available.
  • Pass instruments and other necessary equipment to Surgeons.

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44. Safe Environment
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Here's how Safe Environment is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Facilitate swift turn-over and set up of operating room ensuring clean and safe environment for patients ranging from infants to geriatric.
  • Provide an efficient and safe environment for the patient and medical staff.
  • Maintained a clean, healthy and safe environment Prepared specimens for analysis and established proper chronological priorities in testing.

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45. Medical Instruments
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Here's how Medical Instruments is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Maintained medical instruments and assembled operating instrument sets.
  • Operate diagnostic or therapeutic medical instruments or equipment.
  • Assist surgeon in the operating room, sterilizing medical instruments and setting up rooms for surgery.
  • Performed calibration, setup, operation, and maintenance of medical instruments and equipment.
  • Organized, and prepared medical instruments Assisted surgeons with instrument handling during various types of surgeries
  • Assist Doctors in Egg Retrievals and Egg Transfers Prepare medical instruments to be autoclaved

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46. EKG
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Here's how EKG is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Processed instruments and trays Patient transport Central supply duties EKG Tech

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47. Surgical Tools
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Here's how Surgical Tools is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Sterilize and prepare equipment and instruments, such as surgical tools.

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48. Appropriate Counts
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49. Pediatrics
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50. Room Personnel
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Here's how Room Personnel is used in Operating Room Technician jobs:
  • Assist surgeons, nurses, and other operating room personnel to ensure safe and successful surgical outcomes.
  • Handled sharp instruments in an extremely cautious manner to keep operating room personnel protected and safe.
  • Assisted doctors, nurses and other operating room personnel during procedures.
  • Acted as preceptor to new operating room personnel and students.

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20 Most Common Skills For An Operating Room Technician

Surgery

24.9%

Surgical Procedures

10.1%

Recovery Room

9.6%

Aseptic Technique

8.8%

Patient Care

6.5%

Neuro

5.6%

Ortho

4.5%

Room Technician

4.1%

Ob-Gyn

3.6%

Anesthesia

3.5%

Trauma

3.0%

Sterile Processing

2.4%

Surgical Equipment

2.3%

PAR Levels

2.1%

Medical Staff

1.6%

Medical Supplies

1.6%

Vital Signs

1.5%

Surgical Technologist

1.5%

Setup

1.4%

RN

1.3%
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Typical Skill-Sets Required For An Operating Room Technician

Rank Skill
1 Surgery 20.2%
2 Surgical Procedures 8.2%
3 Recovery Room 7.8%
4 Aseptic Technique 7.1%
5 Patient Care 5.3%
6 Neuro 4.6%
7 Ortho 3.7%
8 Room Technician 3.3%
9 Ob-Gyn 2.9%
10 Anesthesia 2.8%
11 Trauma 2.4%
12 Sterile Processing 2.0%
13 Surgical Equipment 1.8%
14 PAR Levels 1.7%
15 Medical Staff 1.3%
16 Medical Supplies 1.3%
17 Vital Signs 1.2%
18 Surgical Technologist 1.2%
19 Setup 1.1%
20 RN 1.1%
21 Surgical Suite 0.9%
22 Instrument Trays 0.9%
23 Ophthalmology 0.8%
24 Thoracic 0.8%
25 Surgical Supplies 0.8%
26 Podiatry 0.8%
27 Infection Control 0.8%
28 Endoscopy 0.8%
29 Medical Equipment 0.8%
30 Medical Records 0.8%
31 Osha 0.7%
32 Room Procedures 0.7%
33 Preference Cards 0.7%
34 Room Environment 0.7%
35 IV 0.6%
36 Room Staff 0.6%
37 CPR 0.6%
38 C-Arm 0.6%
39 Room Equipment 0.6%
40 Necessary Supplies 0.5%
41 Gu 0.5%
42 GI 0.5%
43 Necessary Equipment 0.5%
44 Safe Environment 0.5%
45 Medical Instruments 0.4%
46 EKG 0.4%
47 Surgical Tools 0.4%
48 Appropriate Counts 0.4%
49 Pediatrics 0.4%
50 Room Personnel 0.4%
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