University of Rochester Anesthesia Technologist - 230707 in Rochester, New York
Anesthesia Technologist Job ID 230707Location Strong Memorial Hospital Full/Part Time Full-Time Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Opening
Full Time 40 hours Grade 092 Anesthesia Technical ServicesSchedule
6:00 AM-2:30 PM; OCC WKNDS/HOLSResponsibilities
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.
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.
EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled