What Is an Operating Room Processor?

Answer Operating room processors provide basic support in operating rooms. This position is a nursing assistant job that assists the operating room (OR) team with turnover activities, to keep the operatin... Read More »

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What is an operating room?

An operating room is a sterile space where surgery is performed, usually within a hospital or other medical care facility. Because the human body can be susceptible to disease when opened to the ou... Read More »

How many people are in the operating room?

It depends on the surgery. There's at least one doctor, a scrub tech/nurse, a circulating nurse, and an anesthetist at all times.

What is an operating room technician?

In the theater of surgical operations, the surgeons are the stars ultimately responsible for the life of the patient. The nurses play a supporting role in guaranteeing success. But both rely on the... Read More »

What is like in the operating room and what anesthesia like?

It's kind of cold, especially the table you are on. Very clean-looking and sterile, and white. And anesthesia is like they give it to you, and then the doctors will be talking to you for a minute o... Read More »