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Anesthesia Tech I/Inventory Specialist

Company: Sutter Health
Location: Palo Alto
Posted on: June 8, 2021

Job Description:

Responsible for the set up and calibration of anesthesia equipment and supplies, preparation of IV infusions and operation of all common physiologic monitors. Functions as a member of the Perioperative team, providing support to all members of the patient care team. Maintains aseptic environment within the OR and PACU. Responsible for securing of necessary equipment, instruments and supplies for perioperative procedures.

  • Anticipates needs and responds to events related to intubation and airway management.

  • Stocks and maintains all anesthesia equipment including ventilators, intubation scopes, laryngoscopes, and physiologic monitors.

  • Performs technical aspects of care in a knowledgeable, skillful, consistent manner.

  • Provides developmentally appropriate care to support patients during surgical visit.

  • Demonstrates competency in maintaining a safe, aseptic environment in the OR, PACU, Preop.

In addition to the key accountabilities listed, employees working in this position are expected to accept and perform other duties as requested.

EDUCATION:

High School Diploma or equivalent education/experience required.

LICENSURES & CERTIFICATIONS:

Basic Life Support Certification - BLS required.

EXPERIENCE:

At least two of the following are preferred:

  • Certified Central Supply Technician with Operating room experience

  • Or: Two years operating room experience

  • Or: Experience in a related health care environment.

SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE:

  • Basic knowledge of aseptic technique.

  • Basic knowledge of computerized operating room scheduling system.

  • Ability to communicate effectively with patients, physicians and employees.

EQUIPMENT OR MACHINES THAT MUST BE OPERATED TO PERFORM THE JOB ACCEPTABLY:

  • Telephone and headset

  • Scales

  • Computer

  • Wheelchairs

  • Fax machine

  • Syringes

  • Copy machine

  • Stethoscope

  • Printer

  • Specific equipment as required by practice

Keywords: Sutter Health, Palo Alto , Anesthesia Tech I/Inventory Specialist, Other , Palo Alto, California

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