Anesthesia Technician

  • UCHealth
  • Loveland, CO, USA
  • Nov 04, 2017
Full time Health Care

Job Description

Position Summary

Facility:

Medical Center of the Rockies

Department:

MCR Anesthesia

Schedule:

PRN (FTE must be 0)

Shift:

Flex - All Shifts/Combo of Shifts

Scheduled Days & Hours:

variable

Requisition number:

69318

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Summary

Assists licensed anesthesia provider with duties related to the care and monitoring of patients and equipment.

Requirements

* High School diploma or GED.
* 6 months of healthcare experience.
* BLS through the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer with card in-hand before start date. BLS or CPR card must be good through sixty days of hire. All life support certification cards must be issued by either the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer. (American Red Cross for the Professional Rescuer is only good upon hire and all renewals will need to be through an American Heart Association sanctioned course.)

Preferred

* ASATT - American Society of Anesthesia Technologists & Technicians preferred.

Duties and Responsibilities

* Cleans, sterilizes and sets up all types of anesthesia equipment.
* Assists anesthesia provider with monitoring, transport, positioning, insertion of intravenous and other invasive lines, and airway management.
* Provides daily maintenance of all equipment and troubleshoots malfunctions.
* Maintains a sufficient inventory of all equipment and supplies.

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