Operating room services

General Information About the Program:

Development of operating technologies and techniques and advances in importance of patient safety and patient rights have made it necessary to institute this program. Intermediate staff shortage in the surgical field is intended to be eliminated by this way. Improving of the surgical quality and training of more conscious acting auxillary staff have been predicted. The auxillary health staffs following the developments of surgical techniques and respectful to ethical values with high communication skills, appropriate for teamwork and problem solving , percipient, not affected by the surgical environment, are intended to be trained.

 
  An operating room technician is the auxillary staff who knows all surgical preparation techniques of all kinds of surgeries, prepares the operating room ,sets up the devices used in surgery. OR techinician prepares the appropriate materials before admission of the operating room and keeps ready all necessary materials with the presence of the patient in the operating room. OR techinician puts the patients in most convenient position with the surgeons for the operation to be performed and helps to create the sterile field. OR techinician sets up the devices and launchs the surgery. The purpose of this program is to train experienced ,contemporary ,respectable surgical staffs that would be preffered by the public and private sectors, and might also have reached to the international level of knowledge . The students who graduate this program have the title of “ Health technician'' and associate's degree . The graduates of this program can not work by theirselves but should work in the operating room of the private and public hospitals

Awarded degree: associate's degree

Education level: YÇ_AYA, AYÇ_YBÖ

Admission conditions : Graduation of the high school education and should have enough score in the national university exam(score type:YGS-2). Students must lack any obstacles from the physical and spiritual aspects.For informations related to the guides and the instructions : http://www.oid.hacettepe.edu.tr

Qualification Requirements and Regulations: Students should complete the total of 120 ECTS credits (96 national credits)in four semesters(achieve general academic average of at least 2.00.)

The students who graduate from this program have the title of “ Health technician'' and associate's degree .

For informations related to the associate's and bachelor's degree and exam regulations :

http://www.oid.hacettepe.edu.tr

Recognition of prior education: Students who graduated the high school or received an equivalent education in abroad and had enough score in the national university exam(score type:YGS-2) or transfered from another higher education institution ,are eligible to register for the Operating Room Services Program .

For informations related to the academical recognition: http://www.oid.hacettepe.edu.tr

 

Aim of the program: This program aims to train experienced ,contemporary ,self respecting , surgery health staffs who are responsible to the community, humanity and ethical values ,aiming to develop,adopting scientific thought, prefferable by the public and private sectors, and be able to prepare and help to access any kinds of surgical material in operations and may also provide assistance to their surgical team in all kinds of operations . Students will develop an awareness of global, cultural and technological changes and be able to adapt themselves to the latest innovations.

Program qualifications:

  1. Arranging the preparation stages for the patient of the surgery
  2. Preparing the operating room according to the operation
  3. Putting the patients in most convenient position with the surgeons for the operation to be performed
  4. Preparing the surgical team and helping to create the sterile field
  5. Protecting the pathology material,recording and delivering it to the relevant place
  6. Making dressing appropriately according to the patient's surgery
  7. Making equipments ready for re –use
  8. Having the appropriate knowledge and applying the techniques of sterilization and disinfection
  9. Packaging surgical instruments and materials with appropriate techniques
  10. Behaving in accordance with principles of professional ethics, democracy and human rights, social, scientific, and cultural values
  11. Continuously improving their professional knowledge and skills.
  12. Following the scientific research of profession, developing projects and activities

*The feedback received from students and files with calculation of AKTS credits ,should be available to be shown when required. Course description forms must be prepared for each courses and 2 years (associate degree) or 4 years (bachelor's degree), Master's and Doctoral programs' courses. These courses will be associated with each program outcomes

 

Transition : YÇ-AYA: 1, AYÇ-YBÖ

Conformation of the program: This program consist of 4 semesters , each semester has a total of 30 AKTS courses. 88AKTS (73%)of these courses are required ,32 akts (27%) are in elective status. Elective courses can be taken from other programs of vocational schools' and / or other faculties.

Tests and evaluations: It is defined in 'Course in the Curriculum'   http://www.oid.hacettepe.edu.tr

 

Requirement of graduation : Students should complete the total of 120 ECTS credits (96 national credits)in four semesters(achieve general academic average of at least 2.00.)

Type of training :Full time schooling

Program staff : Altan ŞAHİN, MD Professor

Responsible for program: Süleyman KÖSE, Surgical Technıcıan

 

 

 

Hacettepe Universty Vocational School of Health Services
06100 Sıhhiye- Ankara