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Job Code: 1135
Department: Anesthesia South
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day shift
Hours: M - F 0530 - 1400
Job Details:
    • Job Summary
      • The anesthesia technician is responsible for a variety of duties and responsibilities that are vital to the efficient function of the anesthesia department. These responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
        • Cleaning and restocking standardized anesthesia carts for use in the operating rooms.
        • Responsible for cleaning and restocking the non-pharmacological sections of the difficult airway cart, the emergency crash carts and the malignant hyperthermia cart and other associated pediatric anesthesia equipment.
        • The setup and turnover of age-specific anesthesia-related supplies and equipment between surgery cases. Appropriate cleaning and/or sterilization of reusable equipment. Restocking of drug trays in the workroom cabinet. Closing down the anesthesia related equipment in the operating rooms at the end of the daily case load.
        • Preparation of intravenous fluids with appropriate administration setup.
        • Preparation of equipment for transporting patients
        • Maintain knowledge of all anesthesia related supplies and equipment and their location.
        • The entering of anesthesia patient charges into the current computer system for patient billing purposes.
        • Ongoing knowledge of the current par levels of equipment and supplies within the department.
        • Ordering and restocking of equipment and supplies into the department.
        • General knowledge of the costs of supplies and equipment to assist the director with the budgeting process.
    • Education
      • High School diploma or GED.
    • Experience
      • 1 year experience in health care environment.
      • Basic computer skills
      • Prefer understanding of cleaning methods utilized in health care environment
    • Licensures, Certifications, and/or Registries

     

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