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University of Rochester Anesthesia Technologist III - Licensed - 229379 in Rochester, New York

Anesthesia Technologist III - Licensed Job ID 229379

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

Full Time 40 hours Grade 092 Anesthesiology Technical Services

Schedule

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

Responsibilities

ROLE:

Performs a variety of technical assignments for the Department of Anesthesiology. Exercises high degree of skill, judgment, and knowledge of the terminology, common procedures, and practices of the assigned area, including the set-up of medications and supplies in both the work room and mobile carts and anesthesia equipment set-up and troubleshooting.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES:

Under limited direct supervision:

35% Assist anesthesia providers, including: preparation of anesthesia equipment prior to the patient’s arrival, placement of equipment in the operating rooms, ensuring cleanliness of anesthesia equipment, cart and machine set-up of supplies and medications based on case variables including: patient age, case type and case length, between cases and at the end of the day in each operating room, work room and mobile cart. Ensure availability of specialized anesthesia supplies required for cases in designated operating rooms.

25% Perform moderate to advanced equipment set up, calibration, operation and troubleshooting.

10% Participate in Licensed Tech on-call procedures.

10% Perform set-up and support of ectopic procedures for anesthesia care ensuring proper equipment is in place for out-of-OR procedures.

10% Function as a resource and support person for Anesthesiology providers.

5% Perform non-waived (i.e. TEG, ABG, Glucose) Point-of-Care laboratory testing as requested by anesthesia providers. For this function, the anesthesia technologist will report directly to the anesthesiologist clinical coordinator.

5% Performs other duties as assigned by the Shift Supervisor or Operations Manager.

QUALIFICATIONS:

A two year college education which included technical training closely related to this position; or an equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Licensure as required by New York State for the performance of point-of-care testing.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS :

Walking, prolonged standing of 8 hours or more, lifting at least 40 pounds and moving heavy equipment.

HAZARDS :

Inhalation of trace anesthesia gases. May come in contact with body fluids. High Pressure Gases, Electrical Hazard, Cleaning Agents, Laser / Ultraviolet / Diagnostic Radiation.

OTHER :

This position has occasional patient contact. The successful candidate will read and be familiar with the Age Specific Competency Pamphlet.

How To Apply

All applicants must apply online.

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