Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2018-2019

SUR-128 Surgical Technology I Lab (2.00)

Applies principles learned in Surgical Technology I in a hands-on laboratory setting. Focuses on basic competencies surgical technologists need to proficiently perform in the operating room setting. Demonstrates basic concepts of aseptic technique, scrubbing, gowning, gloving, transporting, transferring and positioning the surgical patient, surgical preparation and draping. Studies creating and maintaining a sterile field, providing optimal patient care in the surgical setting and basic instrumentation. Credits: 2, Hours: (0/4/0/0), Arts & Sciences Elective Code: B