Skills Checklist – OR Technician

Skills Checklist - Surgical Tech (CST)

  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Endoscopy
    ENT
    General Surgery -
    GYN
    Neuro
    Opthamology
    Oral
    Ortho
    Plastics
    Thoracic/open heart
    Transplant
    Trauma
    Urology
    Vascular
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    Adenoidectomy
    Caldswell - Luc
    Cleft lip/palate repair
    Closed reduction nasal fracture
    Laryngectomy
    Mandibulectomy
    Maxillary advancement with hip graft
    Myringoplasty
    Myringoplasty with PE tube insertion
    Open reduction facial fracture
    Open reduction nasal fracture
    Radical neck dissection
    Rhinoplasty/septoplasty
    Stapedectomy
    Tonsillectomy
    Tracheostomy
    Tympanoplasty
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    Bronchoscopy
    Colonscopy
    Cystoscopy
    Esophagoscopy
    Gastroscopy
    Hyteroscopy
    Laprascpoic Procedures
    General Surgery
    Hickman/Groshong/Portacatch insertion
    Imperforate anus reconstruction
    Lumbar sympathectomy
    Omphalocele repair
    Pilonidal cyctectomy
    Portal caval shunt
    Pyloric stenosis
    Radical mastectomy
    Saphenous vein ligation & stripping
    Sentinel node biopsy
    Splenectomy
    Thyroglossal duct cyst excision
    Thyroidectomy
    Tracheostomy.
    Vagotomy
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    Vaginectomy/Vulvectomy
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    A-V malformation
    Anterior cervical fusion
    Anterior laparoscopic spine procedures
    Anterior lumbar interbody fusion (ALIF )
    Burr holes for subdural hematoma
    Cervical sympathectomy
    Craniectomy for decompression fracture
    Insersion nerve stimulators/medication pumps
    Laminectomy
    Posterior lumbar interbody fusion(PLIF)
    Shunt procedure/VP,VA/LP
    Spine fusion
    Ulnar nerve transfer
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    Opthamology Proficiency
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Oral Proficiency
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Acetabular/peivic QRIF
    Achilles tendon repair
    Amputation - leg, arm
    Anterior cruciate ligament repair
    Application of halo traction
    Arthrotomy
    Bipolar/unipolar hips
    Bunionectomy
    Calcaneal reconstruction
    Carpal tunnel release
    Application of external fixators
    Arthroscopy
    Hip compression nails & leg screws
    Total joint replacements / revisions
    Intramedullary rods
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Abdominal lipectomy
    Blepharoplasty
    Face lift
    Scar revisions
    Split thickness skin grafting
    Tissue expanders
    Mammoplasty
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Pacemaker implantation - endocardial
    Pacemaker implantation - myocardial
    Open heart procedures
    Transplant.
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Gunshot/Stab wounds
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Adult circumcision
    Cystectomy
    Cystoscopy/ureteroscopy
    Nephrectomy
    Nephrolithotomy
    Orchiopexy
    Pyeioplasty
    Radical node dissection
    TURP
    Vasectomy
    Vasovasostomy
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    A - V access graft
    Aortic aneur ysm with graft replacement
    Endarterectomy/carotid - femoral
    Peripheral vascular bypass procedure
    Thrombectomy/embolectomy
    Vena cava fitter/umbrella
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Eye Magnet
    Fiber optic luminator - list types
    Flash autoclave - AMSCO
    Mesh graft
    Microscopes, types
    Nerve stimulator
    Orthopedic arm board with drain
    Sterad machine
    Steri-vac aeration cabinet, 3M, portable
    Steris unit
    Suction unit, disposable
    Tele-thermometer
    Ultrasonic cleaner - AMSCO
    Vac-pac positioner
    Vacuum curettage
    Washer sanitizer - AMSCO
    Washer sterilizer - AMSCO
    Bair Hugger
    Blood/fluid warmer
    Cidex soak
    Electrosurgical unit
    Emerson thoracic pump
    Ethylene oxide sterilizer - AMSCO
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Bleomycin (Blenoxane)
    Carmustine (BiCNU)
    Cistplatin
    Corticosteroids
    Coumadin/Heparin
    Cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan)
    Decardron
    Dilantin
    Dopamine
    Doxorubicin (Adriamycin)
    Epogen/Neupogen
    Etoposide (VP-16-213)
    Fluorouracil (5-FU)
    Fluxuridine (FUDR)
    Hydroxyurea (Hydrea)
    Melphalan (Alkeran)
    Methotrexate (Amethopterin)
    Mitomycin (Mutamycin)
    Titrate Morphine
    Usulfan (Myleran)
    Vinblastine (Velban)
    Vincristine (Oncovin)
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    Peripheral line insertions -
    Assessment of IV site -
    Care of IV Extravasation -
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    Peripheral line insertions
    Assessment of IV site
    Care of IV Extravasation
    TPN
    Antibiotics
    Antifungals/Antivirals
    IV Push
    Oral Chemotherapy
    IM Injections
    SQ Injections
    Intrathecal
    Continuous Narcotic Infusion
    Suctioning - Oral
    Suctioning - Nasotracheal
    Tube Feeding
    NG Tube Insertion
    GastrostomyJejunostomy Tube Care
    Colostomy/Enterostomal Care
    Ileostomy Care
    Platelet Precautions
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    PRBCs
    Platelets
    FFP
    Leukocytes/WBC
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Insertion/Care
    Irrigations
    Suprapubic Catheter Care
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Set up
    Assist with insertion
    Care & maintenance
    Troubleshooting
    Removal
    Thoracentesis - assist
    Paracentesis - assist
    Liver Biopsy - assist
    Bone Marrow Biopsy - assist
    Central Line Placement - assist
    Skin Care
    Immunosuppression/Laminar Airflow
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Hickman/Broviac/Groshong
    PICC lines
    Site Care/Dressing Changes
    Assist with Insertion
    Declot Occluded Ports/Catheters
    Temporary Repair of Catheters
    Flush Lumens
    Change Caps
    Obtain Blood Specimens
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Port-a-Cath
    Opti-Port
    S.E.A. Port
    Omega Port
    Chemo Port
    Access the Catheter Port
    Flush Catheter
    Troubleshooting/Maintain Patency
    Obtain Blood Specimens.
    Patient/Family Teaching
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    External Radiotherapy
    Total Body Irradiation
    Intraoperative Radiation Therapy
    IORT Implants
    Brachytherapy
    Radiation Safety Procedures
    Patient/Family Teaching.
    Management of Side Effects
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Peripheral Blood Stem Cells
    Autologous BMT
    Allogeneic BMT
    Patient/Donor Education
    Infection
    Graft Rejection
    GVHD Graft vs. Host Disease
    Venocclusive Disease
    Pneumonitis
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Cormed
    Auto Syringe
    Pharmacia
    Pancretec
    Synchromed
    Patient/Family Teaching of
    Automated Med. Dispensing Systems
    Automatic BP cuffs
    Computer Charting Systems
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Infusaid Implantable Pump
    Medtronic
    Glucometer/Accucheck
    Isolation
    PCA Pumps
    Pressure Relief Devices
    Pulse Oximetry
    Reverse Isolation
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Identify/Refer to Resources Available
    Participation in Support Groups
    Palliative Care
    Advanced Directives
    Death & Dying Counseling
    Hospice Care
    Support During Ethical Decision Making
    Family Support
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Pain assessment using pain scales
    Epidural analgesia
    IV conscious sedation
    Patient controlled analgesia (PCA)
    Narcotic Agents
    Non-narcotic agents
    Non-pharmacological measures
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Admission of patients to unit
    Assess Breath Sounds
    Assess Heart Sounds
    Care Planning
    Charge Nurse responsibilities
    Circulation Checks
    Computerized Charting
    Manage Cytotoxic Spills
    Neurological Assessments
    Patient Teaching - General re: Oncology
    Universal Precautions
    Vital Signs
  • RarelySome ExperienceProficientTrainer / PreceptorN/A
    Newborn (birth - 30 days)
    Infant (30 days - 1 year)
    Toddler (1 - 3 years)
    Preschooler (3 - 5 years)
    School Age (5 - 12 years)
    Adolescents (12 - 18 years)
    Young Adults (18 - 39 years)
    Middle Adults (39-64 years)
    Older Adults (64+ years)
  • YEARS EXPERIENCE IN CLINICAL

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