Surgical Support Services Professional Education

Surgical Assistant and Advancements in Minimally Invasive Surgery

This program provides the surgical assistant with the most updated information on safe and effective use of Ethicon products in minimally invasive surgery. Didactic sessions will discuss advanced suture technologies, energy modalities, stapling instrumentation, OR teamwork, and OR set up. Lab experience will focus on the safe and effective use of the HARMONIC® Product Family, STRATAFIX™ Knotless Tissue Control Devices, and ECHELON FLEX™ Powered ENDOPATH® Stapler in minimally invasive procedures.

Enabling Supply Chain Excellence

This course provides in-depth information about Ethicon’s supply chain tools. Course will encourage discussions with peers in the industry; experts from Ethicon and Johnson & Johnson Health Care Systems, Inc. will be available to answer questions.

OR Educators Course

Considering the rapidly changing technologies used in the operating room, it is essential that OR Educators have access to best practices in nursing education. Case studies on best practices for teaching safe and effective use of Ethicon Endocutters, Energy, Biosurgical and Wound Closure products will be reviewed and practiced.

OR Champs Course

Now in its twelve year at Ethicon, this course provides OR staff with didactic and hands-on experience with the HARMONIC® Product Family, STRATAFIX™ Knotless Tissue Control Devices, Plus Antibacterial Sutures, and the ECHELON FLEX™ Powered ENDOPATH® Stapler.