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Competition #:853799

Job Title:Anesthesia Tech/Medical Assistant

Department:7086 - Anesthesia

Job Category:Anesthesia

FTE:1.00 - 40 hours

Posted Date:02-05-2020

Closing date:02-20-2020

Schedule:40 hrs/wk; 7a-330p

FLSA Status:Non-Exempt (Hourly)

POSITION PURPOSE:

The Anesthesia Tech supports the operations of the Anesthesia Department by assisting in the day to day operations of Anesthesia Services.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  1. Stocks anesthesia supplies and drugs in all operating and delivery suites.
  2. Cleans and disinfects anesthesia equipment after use.
  3. Practices good sterile techniques.
  4. Assists in completion of pre-anesthesia assessment process, under the supervision of the Anesthetist and in compliance with scope of practice for Certified Medical Assistants.
  5. Ensure compliance with The Joint Commission, CMS and other regulatory standards regarding Anesthesia care, including policy and procedures, monitoring of compliance and action plan completion.
  6. Assists with the Anesthesia schedule, including locum tenens coverage.

SPECIALIZED KNOW-HOW & REQUIREMENTS:

  • Certified Medical Assistant or Certified Anesthesia Tech.
  • Minimum 2 years in the surgical or operating room environment.
  • Previous experience working directly with Physicians and Allied Health Professionals preferred.
  • Previous supervisory experience preferred.