The Anesthesia Technician shall have the overall responsibility for the organization, maintenance, availability and cleanliness of anesthesia equipment, machines and supplies under the general direction of the Director of Surgical Services. In collaboration with the Director of Surgical Services and the Chairman of the Department of Anesthesia, this individual is responsible for the ongoing assessment of the quality of patient care services provided in the Operating Room and Labor and Delivery. Functions as a resource person for anesthesia/surgery support technician. Assists the Director with preparation and planning of budget needs for Anesthesia Services. Collaborates with anesthesia staff and provides supplies, equipment, and assistance for invasive IV therapy, pediatric anesthesia, and specialized intubation or anesthesia procedures. Maintains supply inventory in OR and L&D anesthesia supply rooms. Accountable for maintaining and improving own job knowledge and skills. Works closely with professional and nonprofessional employees of the hospital, and with physicians, patients, and their families.
A. Certification preferred.
B. Knowledge of inventory control required.
C. Current CPR certification.
D Minimum of (2) years of clinical practice in provision of Anesthesia Services preferred.
E Knowledge of aseptic technique required.
F. Demonstrated current clinical competence, as outlined in the appropriate orientation checklist.
G. Through training will be able to demonstrates clinical competence in care and testing of anesthesia equipment and accessories.
H Maintains current clinical competence.
I Annual Skills Checklist.
J. Maintains knowledge of all patient care equipment.
Capital Regional Medical Center
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