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Career opportunities

  • Hospital operating rooms
  • Ambulatory surgery centers
  • Hospital labor and delivery
  • Hospital central supply
  • Sales representative
  • Teaching
  • Advancement to management positions with experience and education

Personal Qualities of a Surgical Technologist
Successful surgical technologists have physical and mental endurance, manual dexterity, a team-player attitude, good communication skills, and the ability to work calmly and efficiently under stress. They are also detail-oriented and able to get along with a variety of personalities.

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