Samantha Repischak created new article UC Davis Medical Center - Seeking Anesthesia Technician .
March 9 at 9:55 am
Anesthesia technicians, certified anesthesia technicians and certified anesthesia technologists are integral members of the anesthesia patient care team. Their role is to assist licensed anesthesia providers in the acquisition, preparation and application of the equipment and supplies required for the administration of anesthesia. In this role, they contribute to safe, efficient and cost-effective anesthesia for routine and complex surgical cases. They provide this service by preparing and maintaining patient monitoring devices and anesthesia delivery systems before, during and after anesthesia. This position is directly responsible in providing technical support pre -,intra - and post - procedure to anesthesia providers in all service areas including, but not limited to: Pavilion Operating Room, UT2 OR, Same Day Surgery Center, Children's Surgery Center, Labor and Delivery, Interventional Radiology, Cancer Center, Nuclear Medicine, Ultra Sound, Cardiac Cath Lab, Ep lab, G.I Lab, Neonatal ICU, CT Suites, SICU and MRI.
Knowledge and general understanding of anesthesia procedures supplies drugs and equipment
Knowledge of medical, anesthesia, and surgical terminology
Knowledge of medications, dosage ranges and potential toxicity dispensed from Pyxis machine
Knowledge of anesthesiology, OR, and pharmacy policy and procedures
Knowledge of anatomy, physiology and CPR
Knowledge of anesthesia machines
Knowledge of American Society of Anesthesia Technologists and Technicians guidelines. (ASATT)
Decision making skills to independently take action to replace or repair broken equipment or supplies.
ASATT-- The American Society of Anesthesia Technologists and Technicians --Certification (preferred)
Physical strength to assist in moving and/or lifting patients and surgery equipment
Physically able to lift at least 25 pounds
Must meet on-call commitment
This position may be subject to a criminal background investigation, drug screen, Live Scan fingerprinting, medical evaluation clearance, and functional capacity assessment.
To view full job description and submit and online application, visit UC Davis Career Opportunities at: http://188.8.131.52/counter.php?id=194482
Job ID# 15653
The University of California, Davis is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer
Final date to file an application - 04/22/2021