Responsible for set up and assembly of anesthesia and physiologic monitoring equipment. Sets up and assists with the placement of vascular access lines; assists the anesthesia care provider during endotracheal intubation. Identifies appropriate functioning of anesthesia and anesthesia-related equipment; calibrates and recalibrates physiologic monitoring equipment; performs minor repairs on technical equipment for specialized surgical, therapeutic and diagnostic procedures. Identifies the need for and requisitions highly specialized equipment and supplies. Assists with the transport of patients, cleans equipment, removes anesthesia equipment from the operating room after surgery.
1. High school graduate or equivalent.
2. Successful completion of a hospital-based anesthesia technician training program of one (1) year duration or more; or, equivalent on-the-job training of at least one (1) to two (2) years under the supervision of an anesthesia care provider.
1. Ability to read, write and understand basic physiology/medical terminology.
2. Interpersonal and communication skills for routine contacts with patients, physicians and other healthcare team members to discuss factual information in a courteous manner.
Ability to lift, position and transport patients, anesthesia gas tanks and other anesthesia equipment.
Ability to stand and walk up to 50% of work time.
Manual dexterity and visual acuity to operate computer terminal.
Primary Location: Detroit, Michigan
Facility: DMC Sinai-Grace Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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Internal Number: 2005028567
About DMC Sinai-Grace Hospital
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.