College of Health Sciences

Surgical Technology Program

WELCOME TO THE Surgical Technology Program AT DIXIE STATE UNIVERSITY!

The goal of the Dixie State University Surgical Technology program is to prepare competent entry-level surgical technologists in the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills), and affective (behavior) learning domains.

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Program Learning
Outcomes

At the successful conclusion of this program, students will be able to:

  1. Employ surgical technology roles and duties with appropriate competency and safety at entry-level for employment.
  2. Apply fundamental theoretical knowledge appropriate for the practice of surgical technology.
  3. Evaluate emerging surgical knowledge to support innovations in surgical practice.
  4. Differentiate appropriate professional behaviors necessary to obtain employment.
  5. Demonstrate competence and safe practice under pressure in demanding surgical situations.
  6. Adapt to unexpected circumstances in surgery to ensure safe patient care.

ACCREDITATION

The Dixie State University Surgical Technology Program is fully accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) upon recommendation by the Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting (ARC/STSA).

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs

25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158
Clearwater, FL 33763

Phone: 727.210.2350

Fax: 727.210.2354

www.caahep.org
CAAHEP

Please contact mail@caahep.org for general questions about CAAHEP.

Accreditation Review Council on Education in Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting

6 West Dry Creek Circle, Suite 210
Littleton, CO 80120

Phone: 303.694.9262

Fax: 303.741.3655

www.arcstsa.org

ARC/STSA

 

Contact

Drew Wilcox

Interim Program Director

Email: wilcox@dixie.edu

Phone: 435-879-4861

Office: Taylor 208

Rachel Harris

Advisor

Email: Rachel.Harris@dixie.edu

Phone: 435-652-7695

Office: Holland 134

Kathryn Preiss

Administrative Assistant

Email: Kathryn.Preiss@dixie.edu

Phone: 435-879-4820

Office: Taylor 207

Surgical Technology Program

Office: Dixie State University
225 S. University Avenue
St. George, UT 84770