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University of Rochester Anesthesia Technologist - 230707 in Rochester, New York

Anesthesia Technologist Job ID 230707

Location Strong Memorial Hospital Full/Part Time Full-Time Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Opening

Full Time 40 hours Grade 092 Anesthesia Technical Services

Schedule

6:00 AM-2:30 PM; OCC WKNDS/HOLS

Responsibilities

POSITION SUMMARY :

Performs a variety of technical assignments for the Department of Anesthesiology exercising a high degree of skill, judgment and knowledge of the terminology, common procedures and practices of the assigned area. Performs set-up of medications and supplies in both the work room and mobile carts, and anesthesia equipment set-up and trouble shooting. Position has occasional patient contact.

SUPERVISION AND DIRECTION EXERCISED :

May provide instruction to Anesthesia Services Assistants.

MACHINES AND EQUIPMENT USED :

Datex Aespire and Aestiva anesthesia machines, Baxter pumps, pulse oximeters, nerve stimulators, defibrillators, transport monitors, fiberoptic scopes, TEE (trans esophageal echocardiography) probes, ranger fluid warmers, cell-savers and other miscellaneous equipment.

TYPICAL DUTIES :

  • Prepares and places anesthesia equipment and supplies in operating room prior to arrival of patient based on case variables (patient age, case type and length).

  • Ensures cleanliness of anesthesia equipment and availability of specialized anesthesia supplies required for cases in designated operating rooms.

  • Performs moderate to advanced equipment set-up, calibration, operation and trouble shooting.

  • Participates in Cell Saver and Liver Transplant Programs, including on-call procedure.

  • Performs set-up and support of ectopic procedures for anesthesia care ensuring proper equipment is in place for out-of OR procedures.

  • Functions as a resource and support person for Anesthesiology providers.

  • Performs other duties as assigned by Shift Supervisor or Anesthesia Operations Manager.

    QUALIFICATIONS :

    A two year college education which included technical training closely related to this position and 1-2 years related experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

    NOTE: This document describes typical duties and responsibilities and is not intended to limit management from assigning other work as required.

    How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

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