ANESTHESIA CLINICAL SPECIALIST
The Anesthesia Clinical Specialist (ACS) is responsible for assisting in the set-up and preventative maintenance of Anesthesia equipment, ventilators, monitors and other specialized equipment for the Department of Anesthesia. Operates and maintains cardiovascular monitoring and measuring systems and other specialized medical devices during clinical and/or surgical procedures, on neonate through adult patients. Responsible for anesthesia turnover between cases. Stocks and maintains anesthesia non-controlled drugs including anesthesia drug trays and anesthetic agents. The ACS works in collaboration with several departments, such as Bio-Med, Surgery, Cardiac Services and Anesthesiology. May be called on short notice to work a variety of shifts and to be on call as requested.
Associate’s degree in Health Sciences field or equivalent experience.
One to two years invasive cardio-pulmonary, operating room, cardio-vascular technology or related experience.
Current American Heart Association approved CPR certification required.
Demonstrated attention to detail a must. Self-starter, able to function well without constant supervision. Solid verbal and written communication skills.
Prefer prior knowledge of invasive cardiovascular procedures, cardiovascular system, anatomy, monitoring equipment and knowledge of basic electronic principles.
Basic familiarity with computers preferred.
Supports and models Legacy's preferred Employee profile.
Legacy Health System - 9 months ago