Summary: Assists licensed anesthesia provider with duties related to the care and monitoring of patients and equipment.
FTE Status: Full Time
FTE: 1.000000 (FTE x 80 = hours per pay period)
Responsibilities: Cleans, sterilizes and sets up all types of anesthesia equipment. Assists anesthesia provider with monitoring, transport, positioning, insertion of intravenous and other invasive lines, and airway management. Provides daily maintenance of all equipment and troubleshoots malfunctions. Maintains a sufficient inventory of all equipment and supplies.
Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and take appropriate action.
Credentials: Essential: * Basic Life Support
Minimum Required Education: High School diploma or GED. Required Licensure/Certification: Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider. Minimum Experience: 6 months of healthcare experience.
BLS through the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer with card in-hand before start date. BLS or CPR card must be good through sixty days of hire. All life support certification cards must be issued by either the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer. (American Red Cross for the Professional Rescuer is only good upon hire and all renewals will need to be through an American Heart Association sanctioned course.)
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Internal Number: 7852
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