at University of Kansas Hospital in Kansas City, Kansas, United States
Anesthesia Technician II
COVID-19 and flu vaccines are required for all health system employees..
Position Summary / Career Interest:Under the direction of the Anesthesia Technician Manager, this position is responsible for the performance of quality customer care. In this support role the Technician will assist the anesthesiologist, perfusionist and OR staff members in patient care and support as ordered and prescribed by the attending surgeon, anesthesiologist or perfusionist.
Performs procedures, recording, analyzing and diagnosing various physiological monitoring functions, with the variety of devices, equipment or techniques.
Facilitates processes to maintain successful inventory levels and cost-effective practice of supply management by team members; including supportive strategies for cost-containment
Demonstrates abilities and competencies in performing procedures, recording, analyzing and diagnosing various physiological monitoring functions, with the following devices, equipment or techniques:
Invasive monitoring devices; calibrate and troubleshoot
Arterial line setup
PA catheters setup and assist
Cardiac Output monitors setup and assist
ECG, attach and troubleshoot
Autologous Blood Recovery System
Other equipment relevant to position
Maintain Procedural Database
Transport/ Monitor VAD patients during surgeries and procedures
Assist perfusionist with assigned tasks
Follow Infection Control Guidelines for maintaining, clean and use of non-disposable equipment and maintain timely changes of indwelling catheters and lines.
*Must be able to perform the professional, clinical and or technical competencies of the assigned unit or department.
*Note: These statements are intended to describe the essential functions of the job and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities. Skills and duties may vary dependent upon your department or unit. Other duties may be assigned as required.
High School Diploma
ACLS within 6 months of hire date
1 year experience as Anesthesia Technician
Associate's Degree or Higher
Job Requisition ID:R-25281
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