Ozarks Technical Community College - May 2014 Springfield, Missouri, USA Allied Health, Surgical Technologist Specialized training in sanitation and sterility. Scrubs, gowns and gloves by maintaining proper sterile technique. Gowns and gloves surgeon and assistants appropriately. Proper handling, position and distribution of instruments throughout procedure. Gather supplies and equipment necessary for surgical procedures. Understanding procedures and anticipating the surgeons needs. Having the knowledge and the ability to ensure the quality of patient care. Maintaining highest standard of sterile technique at all times. Properly lifting and moving patient for positioning. Perform appropriate counts with the circulator prior to incision and before closure. Helps in draping the sterile field and prepared sterile dressings. Assisting other team members in terminal cleaning and prepping the room for the next patient.
Gibson Technical Center - May 2008 Reeds Spring , Missouri, USA Allied Health, CNA Providing quality nursing care to residents. Maintaining physical and psychosocial well-being. Assisting with residents individual, which may include grooming, bathing, oral hygiene, feeding, incontinent care, colostomy care, transferring, range of motion and communication with individuals care requirements. Keep the patient comfortable, maintain privacy and the dignity of the residents. Protect personal belongings, such as glasses, dentures, hearing aids, jewelry, clothing, furnishings and memorabilia. Prevent pressure ulcer by repositioning. Lifting, moving and transporting by using the proper mechanics or lifting devices.
Branson High School - May 2008 Branson, Missouri, USA General Education, High School Diploma Reading Comprehension allows the outcome prediction, word definition, fact and opinion, and main idea. This allows a better understanding when summarizing. Algebra gives the understanding of equations and proper problem solving. World History gains the understanding of Natural Law, civil responsibility and the norms in society. The political process and parties. The roles of congress, judiciary and the president. How a bill becomes a law, the Bill of Rights and Living Constitution. Biology gave education to advance to chemistry. Teaches organic compounds and cell structure and function. How cells grow and reproduce. How viruses are created and spread, classification systems and genes, chromosomes, DNA and genetics. Chemistry gave me a solid understanding of the fundamental concepts. Problem solving is presented logically one step at a time. Chemistry is based around the interaction and problems.