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Job Description

Job Title: Anesthesia Technician II
Job ID: 768080584
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours:
Shift: Day Job
Facility: UPMC Susquehanna Williamsport
Department: Anesthesiology
Location: 700 High Street, Williamsport PA 17701

Description

Purpose:
Performs a variety of duties related to and involving the processing and preparing of room, equipment and supplies for the patients undergoing anesthetic procedures. Assists in the acquisition, preparation, operation, and maintenance of the equipment and supplies required for the administration of anesthesia. Provides support for surgical cases by assisting in the preparation and maintenance of patient monitoring devices and anesthesia delivery systems before and during anesthesia.

Responsibilities:
  • Perform Phlebotomy as requested
  • Operate equipment used intraoperatively.
  • Trains, mentors, and orients Anesthesia Associates or Anesthesia Students as needed
  • Draw blood samples from existing intravascular lines.
  • Maintain personal growth and development by participating in the in-service and continuing education programs.
  • Maintain statistics as requested to support quality initiatives, reporting responsibilities, focus studies, and operational analysis.
  • Input daily charging information into SMS for hospital technical billing purposes.
  • Perform and evaluate thromboelastrographs (TEG).
  • Operate rapid infusion pump system (RIS).
  • Assist with the evaluation of new equipment and supplies. Adhere to UPMC policy when arranging for an evaluation
  • Performs all responsibilities of Anesthesia Technician
  • Participate in the department equipment management program according to program guidelines.

Qualifications

High School Diploma or GED and 3 years of experience as an anesthesia technician or a Graduate from an accredited Anesthesia Tech school and 2 years of experience as an anesthesia technician required

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
ASATT Certified Anesthesia Technician (Cer.A.T.) required

  • Certified Anesthesia Technician

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

    Salary Range: $17.01 to $25.50 / hour

    Union Position: No

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