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Daisy2

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Daisy Nordon

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Getting ready to start the surgical tech program in Tampa, Fl.

Recent Forum Topics & Comments (37)
Forum Discussion Posted
Job > Unit Secretary

What are typical unit secretary salaries?

anyone know the pay of unit secretaries in tampa, fl.?

3 years ago
Job > Surgical Technician

Travel Surg Tech

[QUOTE who="David Munro in Cooperstown, New York"]Dasiy2,

The CVOR is an elite team. You will do transplants, open hearts, vascular and more. I considered it an ...

3 years ago
Job > Surgical Technician

Travel Surg Tech

[QUOTE who="sunshine in Tampa, Florida"]Hi Daisy thanks for all the info. I have an appt with them next wenesday.. I'm really looking foward to it.. Thanks for all the ...

3 years ago
Job > Surgical Technician

Travel Surg Tech

[QUOTE who="David Munro in Cooperstown, New York"]I went to Concorde in 2001, Graduated and was hired into the CVOR team. It took some time to get in there, but I was ...

3 years ago
Job > Surgical Technician

Travel Surg Tech

[QUOTE who="David Munro in Cooperstown, New York"]Daisy2

I found 9 positions on monster, I forget what your background is, but some of them seem to be entry level ...

3 years ago
Job > Surgical Technician

Travel Surg Tech

[QUOTE who="Daisy2 in Tampa, Florida"]hey is ok if i get your personal email i don't want everyone reading my reply...lol thanks[/QUOTE]

To David:

3 years ago
Job > Surgical Technician

Travel Surg Tech

hey is ok if i get your personal email i don't want everyone reading my reply...lol thanks

3 years ago
Job > Surgical Technician

Show me the money...

[QUOTE who="Ryan in Tampa, Florida"][/QUOTE]

where do you work at? looking for employment any advice? have passed the cst and have a 4 yr degree, but still no ...

3 years ago
Job > Surgical Technologist

Very Interested in becoming a Surgical Tech but still have doubts. Seeking advise from Surgical Tech please....FL

[QUOTE who="Xavier in Shreveport, Louisiana"]HI I believe I have finally decided to become a ST. I've been looking into Sandford Brown college in Dallas? IS this a good ...

3 years ago
Job > Surgical Technician

How hard is it to get a job as a Surgical Tech right out of school/training???

[QUOTE who="Happy CST in Cedar Hill, Texas"]I hear a lot of hear say from the posters in this forum. Hopefully with this coming straight from the horses mouth anyone ...

3 years ago
Job > Surgical Technician

First Asisant Certified Surgical Tech

[QUOTE who="Pretty Roman in Orlando, Florida"]here are some jobs that are hiring

www.centralfloridaregional.com/CustomPage.asp?guidCustomContentID=C1369E67-621B ...

3 years ago
Job > Surgical Technician

First Asisant Certified Surgical Tech

[QUOTE who="Gone Fishin in Houston, Texas"]1-2 dollars...whoever told you that is either the worst assistant on this planet or is seriously being taken advantage of. As ...

3 years ago
Job > Surgical Technician

First Asisant Certified Surgical Tech

[QUOTE who="Daisy2 in Tampa, Florida"]what is the pay difference from st to cfa?[/QUOTE]

awwwwwwww thank you... so much it is nice to see positive feedback...

3 years ago
Job > Surgical Technician

First Asisant Certified Surgical Tech

[QUOTE who="Kim in Orlando, Florida"]Yes, I did I have been working in the OR at Central Florida Regional Hospital in Sanford for almost eight years. I went to High Tech ...

3 years ago
Job > Surgical Technician

Travel Surg Tech

I was wondering if anyone out there could give me information on becoming part of a CVOR scrub tech...what is the pay, how many years experience do you need etc....

3 years ago
Job > Surgical Technician

Surgical Tech-Good move or not

nope, just make sure they are accrediated... CAAHEP i think is it... if not no matter what they say you will be wasting your money, and won't be able to sit for the ast exam.. and ...

4 years ago
Job > Surgical Technician

Surgical Tech-Good move or not

um, i am not sure on the wait... you usually get in so don't be disappointed if there is... we are on spring break so the office is closed until monday..

4 years ago
Job > Surgical Technician

Surgical Tech-Good move or not

[QUOTE who="bigchange in New Port Richey, Florida"]I am thinking about changing careers, and live near Tampa too. What school do you attend? How old is too old to go ...

4 years ago
Job > Surgical Technician

First Asisant Certified Surgical Tech

[QUOTE who="Pretty Roman in Orlando, Florida"]You need 2 years as a ST first then you can
Apply for your CSTFA

We have at least 7 CSTFA in our department ...

4 years ago
Job > Surgical Technician

Surgical Tech-Good move or not

you are right to ask first and do your research on any job and by all means research the school also on how much you are paying for your course and if it out weighs the amount you ...

4 years ago
Job > Surgical Technician

Surgical Tech-Good move or not

[QUOTE who="ovstampco in Huntington Beach, California"]I would like to say that everyone in my program was passionate and " followed their heart " when in the ST ...

4 years ago
Job > Surgical Technician

Surgical Tech-Good move or not

Just wanted to comment about the surgical tech program i have a set of twins and was worried about taking the program w/the studying involved... i have to say i love love love the ...

4 years ago
Job > Veterinary Technician

Wanting to work in the USA

[QUOTE who="Megs in Sydney, Australia"]Hey there Daisy,
Its pretty rare to find a job just working as a Surgical Tech, you'll find that most of the positions will ...

4 years ago
Job > Surgical Technician

Surgical Tech-Good move or not

[QUOTE who="Wle3 in Marcus Hook, Pennsylvania"]I have read all the comments here and one common theme seems to be the high cost of ST education. Before you lay out major ...

4 years ago
Job > Surgical Technician

Surgical Tech-Good move or not

Thank you, Thank you thank you... finally someone answered my question! IF that is the hardest part I should be ok then.. you just gave me a peace of mind i am doing the right ...

4 years ago
Job > Surgical Technician

Surgical Tech-Good move or not

Can anybody answer my question on how hard is the program? thanks

4 years ago
Job > Surgical Technician

Accelerated Programs ex: Surgical Tech-16 months

just make sure it has the accreditations of CAAHEP otherwise i would switch schools... if it sounds to good to be true it usually is... good luck..

4 years ago
Job > Surgical Technician

Accelerated Programs ex: Surgical Tech-16 months

Question:
How hard is the ST program? I have a 4 year degree in science from about 15 years ago. I have never taken a program that you finish in 16 months. Do you have ...

4 years ago
Job > Surgical Technician

Surgical Tech-Good move or not

Question:
How hard is the program? I have a 4 year degree in science from about 15 years ago. I have never taken a program that you finish in 16 months. Do you have tests ...

4 years ago
Job > Surgical Technologist

Very Interested in becoming a Surgical Tech but still have doubts. Seeking advise from Surgical Tech please....FL

at erwin tech? i start in august for the evening program.. we should keep in touch since we are going to be going through the same things.. what hospital or facility does your ...

4 years ago
Job > Surgical Technologist

Very Interested in becoming a Surgical Tech but still have doubts. Seeking advise from Surgical Tech please....FL

[QUOTE who="Melissa in Tampa, Florida"]What school are you starting this fall?[/QUOTE]

erwin tech institute.. i can't remember are you a cst? and if so was it ...

4 years ago
Job > Surgical Technologist

Very Interested in becoming a Surgical Tech but still have doubts. Seeking advise from Surgical Tech please....FL

[QUOTE who="confusedone in Oceanside, California"]I am starting my required classes for Surgical tech hopfully next fall, can anyone tell me the degree of diffiuclty of ...

4 years ago
Job > Veterinary Technician

Wanting to work in the USA

Can anyone give me information on moving to australia with a surgical technican certification.. Do you have to be a nurse over there? and would it be best to wait to do nursing ...

4 years ago
Job > Surgical Technologist

Very Interested in becoming a Surgical Tech but still have doubts. Seeking advise from Surgical Tech please....FL

where are you at in florida? i found a technical center that is much easier and cheaper than a community college. and since it is not mandated that you are certified(but highly ...

4 years ago
Job > Assistant Director

Surgical Tech

Was wondering what the starting out rate is here in Tampa, Fl. Starting the program this fall. Also have 2 littl will I be able to accomplish this program?

4 years ago
Job > Assistant Director

Activities Director

Was curious what the starting out pay was for an Activity Director.. Have 12yrs + in the medical field...

4 years ago
Job > Surgical Technologist

Very Interested in becoming a Surgical Tech but still have doubts. Seeking advise from Surgical Tech please....FL

Getting ready to start the surgical tech program and was wondering what the starting salary is in Tampa, Fl. I have 12 years + in the medical field in other positions..so I hope ...

4 years ago