Spoiled Surgeons? - page 2

Just out of pure curiosity,what kind of cases get two techs(or scrub nurses) in your OR? I like the OR I'm in now, but it's not unusual to have a surgeon stamp his/her feet because they can't have... Read More

  1. by   sunnyjohn
    .... Do they think that OR staff are free$$?
    We do it for the love of the game... Haven't ya heard!!!!

    If I could just get 1% of those surgeons OR fees, I'd be sitting in a jacuzzi right now counting the money in my IRA!
  2. by   TracyB,RN
    We normally have residents or med students to retract for the surgeon. Today we didn't & had to call the on call person to come in & retract b/c doc needed an extra set of hands to retract (shoulder & hip). I wouldn't consider that spoiled, though.