Periop Patient Care

This course provides the surgical technology student the theoretical knowledge required to function in the pre-operative, intra-operative, and post-operative role. Topics include asepsis, disinfection and sterilization, physical environment, instrumentation, equipment, peri-operative patient care, and peri-operative case management. Upon completion, students should be able to apply the principles and practice of the per-operative team member to the operative environment.

  • Prerequisite: Enrollment in the Surgical Technology program
  • Corequisite: BIO 163 and SUR 110
Class Hours7
Lab Hours6
Clinic Coop Or Shop Hours0
Credit Hours7