HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Anesthesia Tech - Days w/ Weekend Rotation in El Paso, Texas

Las Palmas Medical Center has special expertise in Emergency Room Medicine (Level III Trauma), Cardiology, Women's Services, Labor & Delivery, Neonatal Intensive Care, Neuroscience, Pediatric care, Oncology Services, and Wound Care Management. All physicians, nurses and staff at Las Palmas Medical Center work to provide exceptional patient care. Our 327-bed hospital is a full service acute care facility.

Las Palmas Medical Center has a free-standing 40-bed, inpatient Rehabilitation Hospital, which treats patients with orthopedic conditions, strokes and other neurological diagnoses, multiple trauma, brain and spinal cord injury, arthritis and amputation.

Las Palmas Medical Center is the region’s only Kidney Transplant Center. In addition to our medical services, Las Palmas Medical Center provides the Las Palmas LifeCare Center wellness facility.

*POSITION SUMMARY* Assist in the delivery of non-narcotic medications to the OR, CRNA’s and other OR medical staff during procedures. This is accomplished as a non-interruptive single task from one point to the other.

POPULATION SERVED: Serves all patients across the age continuum with the exception of neonates

/ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/ * Demonstrates knowledge and application of sterile technique, instruments and supplies needed for anesthesia cases. * Communicates, interacts and participates in teamwork on the unit. * Practices, endorses and provides customer skills to patients, visitors, physicians and staff. * Demonstrates knowledge and respect of the patient’s right to privacy and protection of patient confidentiality. * Communicates and participates in patient care activities in direct conjunction with the RN, CRNA and Anesthesiologist. * Ensures non-narcotic medications are available for the CRNA, RN and Anesthesiologist in the operating room suite while minimizing the diversion of medications. * Ensures intubation equipment is set up for each case and assists the MD or CRNA when necessary. * Ensures anesthesia carts are stocked and clean.

_EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED_ High School diploma or equivalent preferred.

_LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION_ BCLS certification required.

_EXPERIENCE REQUIRED OR PREFERRED_ Anesthesia Tech experience preferred.

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND ABILITIES Ability to read and write basic English. Knowledge of body substance isolation. Ability to listen, empathize, and respond to patient, family, internal and external partners needs. Knowledge of basic anesthesia principles. Knowledge of handling non-narcotic medications in a non-diversionary manner.

Job: *Nursing Support

Title: Anesthesia Tech - Days w/ Weekend Rotation

Location: Texas-El Paso-Las Palmas Medical Center - El Paso

Requisition ID: 01515-19776