Eye Care – Operation Theatre Assistant
Your eyes are an important part of your health. Most people rely on their eyes to see and make sense of the world around them. Take this course and get trained in OTT Operation Theatre Technician course and become healthcare professional assistant.
Introduction of the course
The operation theater (OT) technicians are an important member of the surgical team. They prepare and maintain the operating theatre and its equipment, assist the surgical team during operations and provides support to patients in the recovery room. This course has been developed for the Operation Theater (OT) Technicians working in eye hospitals and clinics. The objective is to reinforce important concepts of operation theater management including:
- Preparation of OT for surgery
- Infection Control
- Care of equipment etc.
- Handling of patients with eye surgeries
- Equipment used
- Their responsibilities
- Dr. Suwarn Chetan, Eye surgeon, Eye Q Hospital
- Dr. Shilpa Goel, Cataract & Squint specialist, Eye Q Hospital
- Dr. Rishi Bhardwaj, Eye surgeon, Eye Q Hospital
- Dr. Manav Sachdev, Cataract & Refractive surgeon, Eye Q Hospital
- Shoba George, Bodhi Health Education
The operation theater (OT) technicians are an important member of the surgical team. They are responsible for the maintenance of the operation theatre and its equipment, assist the surgical team during operations and provide support to patients in the recovery room.
This module reinforces the responsibilities of an OT technician in the maintenance of an operation theatre. The modules demonstrate the how cleaning of an OT must be done.
This module demonstrates the different methods of sterilization.
This module explains how infection are caused in the hospitals and methods of preventing it. This will enable the OT technician to adopt safe practices to protect the patient and self from infection.
This module gives a detailed information of the different instruments used in ophthalmic surgeries.
Quality assurance and monitoring has become an important aspect in all health care organizations and the purpose is to improve the patient care.
Effective communication with the patients is very essential in improving the interpersonal relation with patients and thus a better outcome.