Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 159841-1A
Date Posted: Feb 5, 2020
Category: Clinical Support
Welcome to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a world-renowned tertiary medical center known for its innovative technology, pioneering medical treatment and leading-edge research. A teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine, the hospital provides quality health care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty, from primary care to cancer diagnosis and treatment to kidney and liver transplantation. It is a national leader in a number of health care areas, including stroke, weight management and lung screenings, among many others. Lahey also helps to advance medicine through research and the education of tomorrow's health care leaders.
About the Job
Position Summary: Under the supervision of the Chief Anesthesia Technician , assists the
Anesthesiologists' and CRNAs' with technical preparation for inducing anesthesia , intubation,
and airway management. Prepares and maintains supplies and equipment used for
administration of anesthesia and other related procedures. The position is fast moving and
covers a large area.
Education : High school diploma or equivalent
Skill s, Knowledge & Abilities:
Ability to prepare and set up equipment for Anesthesia procedures.
Ability to maintain sterile field s, Clean and disinfect anesthes ia in struments and equipment.
Ability to perform techni ca l duties in co mplex clini ca l situations
Knowledge of medi cal terminology
Ability to use anesthes ia equipment and related suppli es
Knowledge of basic patient care.
Ability to prioritize tasks and responsibiliti es
Abi li ty to set-up, operate and troubl es hoot anesthesia delivery systems,
monitors, and ancillary devices.
Ability to assists Anesthesiologist with monitoring, induction, and intubation of patients.
Experience: One year of experience in a patient care environment.
40 hours. During the orien tation and training period which will last approximately 1 year, the schedule will be Monday through F ri da ~
6:00am to 2:30pm.
Upon completion of orientation and training, the schedule will be Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, 6:00am to 2:30pm and Saturda
Sunday, 7:00am to 3:30pm.
On call required--must be able to be ready to work within a half hour from the initial call
Beth Israel Lahey Health is an integrated system providing patients with better care wherever they are. Care informed by world-class research and education. We are doctors and nurses, technicians and social workers, innovators and educators, and so many others. All with a shared vision for what healthcare can and should be. We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent. We strive to create a diverse and inclusive workplace that reflects the communities in which we work and serve. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels and offer competitive salaries and benefits.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.