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Effective Spring 2020. Previous descriptions may have had different requirements. Have questions? See an advisor.
SGT101 Introduction to Healthcare Credit Hours: 1.00
Introduction to the hospital environment and the history of surgery, as it applies to the health care setting. Includes an introduction to legal, ethical, and accountability issues in a health care setting. Also includes personal responsibilities, professional responsibilities, and environmental and work place safety.
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This course is not offered in the current Schedule of Classes.
 
SGT150LB Surgical Lab Procedures I Credit Hours: 4.00
Classroom presentations and laboratory demonstrations of surgical procedures. Includes a review of anatomy and related pathophysiology, an introduction to the operating room using mock lab procedures, and an introduction to pediatric and adult surgery. Includes basic ear, nose, throat, and OB/GYN procedures based on current industry standards. Also includes work in the laboratory performing set-ups, practicing procedures, and learning standards of teamwork and organization.
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