Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2017-2018

SUR-126 Surgical Technology I (4.50)

Provides an orientation to the surgical technology profession and operating room theories. Introduces surgical technology, standards of conduct, laws and ethics, hospital administration, teamwork, physical environment, safety standards, principles of asepsis, microbiology, cleaning, disinfection, sterilization, emergencies, instrumentation, wound healing, sutures and perioperative management duties. Credits: 4.5, Hours: (4.5/0/0/0), Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B