The Main Operating Room delivers patient care through provision and management of capital supplies, instrumentation and technological support as well human resources in collaboration with medical and paramedical staff to effectively manage patients undergoing elective, urgent, and emergent surgical intervention.
Job Summary Final Filing Date : 08/14/2020 Salary Range : $31.59 to $39.27 Salary Frequency : Hourly Appointment Type : Career Percentage of Time : 100% Shift Hour : 08 Hours Location : Main Hospital City : Sacramento Union Representation : Yes Benefits Eligible : Yes
We offer exceptional employment benefits including medical, dental, and vision plans, generous paid vacations and holidays, excellent retirement savings and investment plans, continuing education, and reduced fee and scholarship programs.
THIS IS NOT AN H1- B OPPORTUNITY
Responsibilities Anesthesia technicians, certified anesthesia technicians and certified anesthesia technologists are integral members of the anesthesia patient care team. Their role is to assist licensed anesthesia providers in the acquisition, preparation and application of the equipment and supplies required for the administration of anesthesia. In this role, they contribute to safe efficient and cost-effective anesthesia care. Anesthesia technicians and technologists provide support in anesthesia for routine and complex surgical cases. They provide this service by preparing and maintaining patient monitoring devices and anesthesia delivery systems before, during and after anesthesia. This position is directly responsible in providing technical support pre-, intra- and post-procedure to anesthesia providers in all service areas including, but not limited to: Pavilion Operating Room, UT2 OR, Same Day Surgery Center, Children's Surgery Center, Labor and Delivery, Interventional Radiology, Cancer Center, Nuclear Medicine, Ultra Sound, Cardiac Cath Lab, EP lab, G. I. Lab, Neonatal ICU, CT Suites, SICU and MRI.
Knowledge and general understanding of anesthesia procedures supplies drugs and equipment.
Knowledge of medical, anesthesia, and surgical terminology.
Knowledge of medications, dosage ranges and potential toxicity dispensed form Pyxis machine.
Knowledge of anesthesiology, OR, and pharmacy policy and procedures.
Knowledge of anatomy, physiology and CPR.
Knowledge of anesthesia machines.
Knowledge of department safety manuals.
Knowledge of American Society of Anesthesia Technologists & Technicians guidelines. (ASATT).
Decision making skills to independently take action to replace or repair broken equipment or supplies.
ASATT--The American Society of Anesthesia Technologists and Technicians-- Certification (preferred).
Physical strength to assist in moving and/or lifting patients and surgery equipment.
Physically able to lift at least 25 pounds.
Must meet on-call commitment.
This position may be subject to a criminal background investigation, drug screen, Live Scan fingerprinting, medical evaluation clearance, and functional capacity assessment.
EEO The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
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