Assists licensed anesthesia provider with duties related to the care and monitoring of patients and equipment.
Cleans, sterilizes and sets up anesthesia equipment. Assists anesthesia provider with patient assessment, monitoring, transport, positioning, insertion of intravenous and other invasive lines, and airway management. Provides daily maintenance of equipment and troubleshoots malfunctions. Maintains an adequate inventory of necessary equipment and supplies. Works in a secure department with access to areas where medications are stored. Replenishes medications into various carts/boxes, or kits for anesthesia use. Drugs must be available in the proper dosages and the intravenous therapy supplies and equipment must be readied. Supports professional staff in maintaining and monitoring airway and vital signs during procedures. Cleans and organizes anesthesia workroom and medication room. Report malfunctioning equipment to Biomed and management. Complete ERS as needed. Ensures there is no reuse (re-cleaning or re-sterilization) or reprocessing of any medical equipment/product/supply/device that is labeled single-use and/or disposable. Troubleshoots errors and performs quality assurance checks. Participates in training new staff.
EDUCATION: Required: High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D.).
WORK EXPERIENCE: Required: Minimum of two (2) years previous experience as, PCT, Surgical Services, Anesthesia Tech or the like. Knowledge of hospital environment. LI-AR1
Job: Laboratory and Clinical Technicians
Primary Location: Tucson, Arizona
Facility: Carondelet St. Mary's Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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Internal Number: 2005010353
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