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Canadian Valley Technology Center - Chickasha
2013
Health Science
Therapeutic Services
Surgical First Assistant
Surgical First Assistant
HL0010015
Students in this major will learn the legal, ethical, moral and professional responsibilities of a surgical first assistant. They will study disease process including specific types of pathologies associated with body systems and the impact of microorganism in the surgical environment including the risks to patients. Students will also study preoperative and intraoperative effects of drugs used in surgery, wound management techniques, suturing techniques, and perioperative care. They will also learn how to recognize certain complications and how to respond. There will also be a clinical portion to this major and students should obtain certification from National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (NBSTSA) as a certified first assistant.
No
650.0
Yes
Courses
  Course Code Course Title Hours Actions
Course in official sequence HL00103 Surgical First Assistant Introduction 15.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00177 Surgical First Assistant Advanced Pathology 30.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00178 Surgical First Assistant Advanced Microbiology 30.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00104 Surgical First Assistant Pharmacology & Anesthesia 45.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00105 Surgical First Assistant Bioscience 30.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00106 Surgical First Assistant Equipment & Skills 60.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00179 Surgical First Assistant Surgical Specialty 60.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00180 Surgical First Assistant Surgical Complications 15.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00107 Surgical First Assistant Certification Review 15.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog
Course in official sequence HL00108 Surgical First Assistant Clinical 350.00 View Course In Official Course Catalog