Ronnie Northrup

Work History

Work History
Dec 2008 - Present

Travel surgical Technologist-Certified

St.Mary's Medical Center

Basic scrub duties,set up rooms for cases,make sure all equiptment required is there.Help clean rooms and get ready for the next case.Pull cases for next day.Scrubbed all services .

Sep 2008 - Dec 2008

Travel Surgical Technologist-Certified

Iowa Lutheren Hospital

Basic scrub duties,Set up rooms for cases,make sure all equiptment required for cases is there.First assisted on most cases, and applied dressings.Helped clean rooms and pulled cases for next day.Scrubbed all services.

Feb 2008 - Sep 2008

Travel Surgical Technologist-Certified

Scenic Mountain Medical Center

Basic scrub duties,Take call,First assisted when needed.Closed wounds and placed dressings.Cleaned rooms and pulled cases for next days schedule.Scrubbed all services.

Apr 2007 - Feb 2008

Travel Surgical Technologist

Bethesta North Medical Center

Basic scrub duties, No Call, Worked in all serives except CV. I precepted surgical technology students and new nurses. This hospital normally doesn't let travelers teach students but they were happy with my skills and knowledge.

May 2006 - Apr 2007

Travel Surgical Technologist

Basic scrub duties. Set up rooms and make sure all equiptment required was available for the case. I scrubbed mainly Gen, Ortho, and Neuro.

Feb 2006 - Apr 2006

Travel Surgical Technologist

Havasu Regional Medical Center

Basic scrub duties. Set up rooms and made sure all equiptment required was available for the case. I scrubbed all services and cleaned rooms.I also functioned as a first assist. I helped close the surgical wound and applied dressings. I would run the camera and and assist with the case.

Mar 1998 - Oct 2005

Surgical Technologist

During my time at Texas Children's, I scrubbed all services but CV. I was hired and trained to do spines and then moved to other services. I precepted Surgical Tech. students and nurses wanting to learn the scrub role.I worked for 2.5 yrs. on weekends as the only tech doing mostly emergency cases. I was a resource person on day shift and off shifts.

Oct 1997 - Mar 1998

Private Scrub/ First Assist

Dr. Richard Jelsma

I worked in the office seeing patients, scheduling surgeries, and stocking supplies. I the OR, I functioned in a First Assist capacity. I made sure all the equiptment was ready for the case, assisted in surgery, closed the wound and applied the dressings so the Doctor could see the patients family. I then facilitated keeping the day running smooth.

Dec 1996 - Oct 1997

Surgical Technologist

Clear Lake Regional Hospital

Regular scrub duties. Set up of rooms and help clean after cases.Pulled cases for next day and stocked supplies.I worked mainly in Neuro, But also worked in the other services too.

Oct 1993 - Nov 1996

Surgical Technologist

Kingwood Medical Center

Regular scrub duties. I pulled cases and cleaned rooms. I worked in all services.

Sep 1992 - Sep 1993

Surgical Technologist

University of Texas -Galveston

I did my clinical rotations her and was hired after i completed school. The year I spent here was very rewarding and exciting for me.I worked mainly in Ortho, Neuro, and General Surgery.

Education

Education
Sep 1991 - Aug 1992

Certificate of Surgical Technology

Houston Community College

Summary

Detailed oriented Surgical Tech

Interest

I like to hunt and fish, camping, music, cooking.

Certifications

Certifications

Washington Certification to Work

Washington State Dept. of Health

Certification of Surgical Technology

Association of Surgical Technologists