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Perioperative Transition Program

Tampa General Hospital’s Perioperative Transition Program is a 36-week, blended learning program that provides the skills and knowledge for working as a nurse in an operating room. 

This program requires a minimum of six hours per week of online study and testing, but upon successful completion, registered nurses will be able to fill a circulating nurse role in TGH operating rooms.


TGH Surgical Services 

Our Surgical Services Division features 52 operating rooms on TGH Main Campus, offering both inpatient and outpatient surgical procedures in a variety of specialties including: 

  • Cardiac 

  • Vascular 

  • Transplant 

  • General/Colorectal 

  • Neuro/Spine 

  • Orthopedic/Total Joints 

  • ENT/Thyroid/Parathyroid 

  • Plastic/Burn/Reconstructive 

  • GYN/IVF 

  • Urology 

  • Robotics 

  • Bariatrics 

  • Pediatrics 

  • Trauma

Access more information about the Perioperative Transition Program.