Anesthesia Technican - Surgery Center 2/20/2017
University of California - Los Angeles Medical Centers
Los Angeles, CA
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY Job Title:
Anesthesia Technican - Surgery Center
Patient Specialty Svc Tchn
10:00 - 18:30 Variable
$27.59 / $4801
$36.41 / $6335
Layoff Referral Deadline:
Under the general direction of the OR Director and direct supervision of the Unit Manager and the charge nurse; the incumbent is responsible for assisting the anesthesiologist in the preparation of equipment needed to administer anesthesia; setting up invasive lines for patient monitoring; performing cell saving procedures; setting up Laser and Video equipment and assisting in Laser procedures; setting up other OR equipment; trouble-shooting OR equipment for the clinical staff; and performing clerical and coordinating duties as assigned by the RN Charge Nurse.
Writing skills for accurate documentation. Skills in setting priorities, organizing workload effectively and integrating multiple assignments with multilevel personnel. Skill in speaking English language with medical/surgical terminology. Ability to comply with department standards inclusive of attendance, dress code and varied work schedule. Current CPR certification required. Knowledge of Infection control and health surveillance, OSHA, Universal Precautions, Waste Management, handling of hazardous substances and medical Device Act. Ability to meet physical requirements of the job relating to lifting, carrying, pulling or pushing 50lbs. or more. Extensive walking, standing and manual dexterity in operating equipment. Should have strong electronics background recommended as well as experience with anesthesia machines.