STS0003 - Introduction to Surgical Technology (PSAV)
144 clock hours
This course focuses on professional responsibilities, interpersonal relationships and communication skills for health care personnel in the preoperative setting. Included is legal and ethical responsibilities, the physical environment, safety issues, microbiology, and basic knowledge of OR equipment, supplies, and instrumentation. Liability insurance required.
Corequisite: STS0003L (with a grade of C or higher)