Anesthesia Technician

Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 159841-1A
Date Posted: Feb 5, 2020
Category: Clinical Support

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Job Description

Welcome To

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.

Minimum Qualifications:

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.

 

 

 

 

Shift

Night Shift

Scheduled Hours

Hours

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

About Us

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.