Non-Cert Anesthesia Tech Full Time Days Dade City at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 9/2/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Dade City, FL
  • Date Posted:
    9/2/2020
  • Job ID:
    20018688
  • Job Family
    Surgery
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Zephyrhills and Dade City

Job Description


Description
Non-Cert Anesthesia Tech Adventhealth Dade City

Location Address: 13100 Fort King Rd, Dade City, FL 33525

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Zephyrhills
  • Only hospital in East and Central Pasco to earn Accreditation in Atrial Fibrillation in 2018 by the American College of Cardiology
  • Five-Star Recipient for Hip Fracture Treatment in 2019 by Healthgrades
  • Earned Get With the Guidelines Stroke Silver Plus TS Quality Achievement Award 2018 by American Heart/Stroke Association
 
Work Hours/Shift:
Full Time Days 40 hours per week
You Will Be Responsible For:

PRINCIPLE DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

•          Cleans, sterilizes, and sets up anesthesia equipment

•    Assists anesthesia providers with patient assessment, monitoring, transporting, positioning, insertion of intravenous and other invasive lines, and airway management

•    Maintains equipment and troubleshoots malfunctions

•    Ensures necessary equipment and supply inventory remain in stock

•    Assists with schedule preparations, which includes emergent and urgent surgical procedures involving anesthesia

•    Provides routine and emergency services for anesthesiologists

•    Under the direction of the Anesthesiologist or CRNA assists anesthesia professional staff as requested:  Assists in preparation and draping of patient for invasive monitoring/ procedures by licensed anesthesia providers.  Assists and anticipates needs of licensed anesthesia providers in invasive monitor insertion and procedures such as pulmonary artery catheter, central venous access, regional anesthesia, fiber optic intubation and is familiar with the ASA Difficult Airway Algorithm.  Anticipates need for invasive monitoring according to daily OR schedule.  Aids in preparation of patients for major invasive monitoring and/ or complex cases including but not limited to placement of BP cuff, ECG leads, Pulse Oximeter, positioning.  Sets up OR for cases which may include the following: Preparation of laryngoscope and intubation equipment, IV solution and tubing set-up and set up of IV warming devices.  Participates in the process for blood component verification as needed 

•    Makes available, assembles, and assists with operation of specialized equipment such as humidification units; fiber optic endoscopic equipment; rapid infusion devices/blood warmers; patient warming devices; neuromuscular devices; infusion pumps and syringes; balloon pump initial setups and TEE setup  

•    Maintains and organizes the anesthesia environment, equipment, supplies and personnel to facilitate department functions.  Maintains the availability of necessary equipment in each operating room. Participates in room turnovers to ensure efficient flow of cases.  Provides peri-operative technical support to the anesthesia professional staff for delivery of patient care

•    Demonstrates detailed technical knowledge and troubleshooting ability for anesthesia delivery system, scavenger system, gas analyzer, EKG, pulse oximeter and any other anesthesia related equipment. Responds to and investigates all anesthesia machine alarms.  Ensures preventative maintenance is completed as required.  Reports malfunctioning equipment and follows through to ensure replacement

•    Inventories, orders and maintains departmental supply stock consistent with departmental demand. Cognizant of where supplies are kept and can be obtain or stock them accordingly.  Maintains the sterile supplies and medications within the expiration date.  Ensures medications are secured always.  Properly disposes of used medications. Monitors refrigerators utilized for stock of medications

•    Performs other duties as assigned


Qualifications
What You Will Need:

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:

•          Knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures in the health care industry

•    Ability to appropriately monitor dosages and use clinical equipment

•    Ability to communicate appropriately and effectively with patients and their family, hospital staff, nurses, physicians, and other health care professionals

•    Must be able to read, write and speak conversational English

•    Basic computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS PREFERRED:
•          N/A
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
•          High School Education or equivalent
 
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
•          One year of Healthcare experience
 

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

•          Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:

•          N/A
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES
•          None
LIVING OUR SERVICE STANDARDS

How we treat those we serve and each other is what sets us apart from other healthcare organizations. We want everyone who walks through our doors to feel loved, cared for, and at ease.  Whether you are clinical or non-clinical, your actions and behaviors can create an environment that either builds trust or causes anxiety and fear. We have made it easy for you to ensure that you are always building trust and providing excellent care by exhibiting our Service Standards. 

All team members will be held accountable for consistently living out our 16 Service Standards and the additional behaviors listed below to ensure that every person, every time has an exceptional experience.

KEEP ME SAFE

I make safety my number one priority.

I protect privacy and confidentiality.

I keep my environment clean.

I follow the dress code and wear my badge correctly.

LOVE ME

I treat others with uncommon compassion.

I nurture whole-person care through CREATION Health.

I treat others with fairness and respect.

I listen and communicate using iCARE. (Introduce, Connect, Anticipate, Reinforce, Extend)

MAKE IT EASY

I help guests to their destination.

I speak highly of others to provide connected care.

I collaborate to create solutions, not excuses.

I innovate and continually seek ways to improve our work.

OWN IT

I am positive and aim to exceed all expectations.

I follow through on commitments.

I use discretion with personal devices.

I recover service and restore trust using ACT. (Acknowledge/Apologize, Correct, Thank)

Team members must conform to all AdventHealth organizational and departmental policies and procedures including but not limited to:

•    Mission
•    Vision
•    Values

•    Code of Conduct as outlined in the “Guidelines for Employees” handbook

Establishes and maintains a history of regular attendance; makes appropriate use of PDO and observes department call-in procedures for absence; establishes and maintains punctual work habits. Exhibits timely arrival and departure and dependable time habits including meal and other breaks.

Attends and participates in mandatory facility-wide and department training/meetings as required (including but not limited to:  ALN, safety training, etc.). Is able to demonstrate and apply knowledge of fire, safety, security, and disaster procedure regulations as presented in orientation, outlined in the safety manual, and as pertains to each work area.

Required to respond to emergency situations (i.e. disasters, hurricanes, etc.) by reporting to department and staying until the crisis is over or your position is covered by incoming personnel. This is a mandatory requirement. Refusal to respond may result in termination.

Contributes to the successful achievement of department-stated goals and objectives and will facilitate staff cohesiveness and communication

REQUIRED COMPETENCIES

•          Conducts themselves in a calm and collected manner at all times

•    Demonstrates patient/customer focused, compassionate behavior

•    Takes responsibility for decisions, actions and results, and delivers on commitments

•    Cooperates and collaborates with team members and others

•    Complies with the Corporate Institutional Policies, Procedures, and Guidelines

•    Demonstrates compliance with all federal, state and local laws; rules and government

•    Demonstrates effective communication skills with all team members, patients/customers and families

 
Job Summary:
Assists licensed anesthesia providers with patient care and equipment maintenance.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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