Providence Health & Services Certified Anesthesia Technician in Torrance, California

Description:

Providence is calling a Anesthesia Technician ( Per Diem / Variable Shift )to Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center in Torrance, CA.

In this position you will:

  • Coordinate and manage activities related to anesthesia department.

  • Maintain anesthesia machines and equipment.

  • Set up operating rooms with required anesthesia and physiologic monitoring equipment in preparation for anesthesia in surgical and obstetric suites.

  • Remove and cleans equipment at end of procedures and restocks anesthesia supplies for subsequent use.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current BCLS certification.

  • Certification in Anesthesia technology within 12 months of employment

  • Prior knowledge of anesthesia equipment.

  • Ability to read, write, speak, and comprehend English to successfully use electronic monitoring equipment.

  • Ability to assist in difficult intubations.

  • Ability to set up and assist in A-line and Central line placements.

  • Prior OR experience and knowledge or OR equipment.

  • Fluent ability to understand oral and written English directives, including English text.

  • Ability to perform basic arithmetic computations (add, subtract, multiply, divide).

  • Ability to perform all physical requirements pertaining to delegated tasks.

  • Ability to accurately and efficiently complete assigned tasks.

  • Ability to organize and prioritize work to complete assignments in a timely manner.

  • Must demonstrate an understanding of basic medical terminology and abbreviations.

  • Ability to establish and maintain a courteous and cooperative (service-oriented) working relationship with patients, families and co-workers.

  • Knowledge of aseptic technique.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Prior work as an anesthesia technician.

About the hospital you will serve:

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance is a 436-bed non-profit hospital serving the greater South Bay communities of Los Angeles since 1960. We are proud of our reputation for clinical excellence, use of advanced technology, and a distinct focus on providing care with a personal, healing touch. In addition to the finest general medical, surgical, and critical care services, we offer a number of specialty programs including Cardiovascular Services, Women’s and Children’s Health, Oncology, and Emergency Care.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance is the only South Bay area hospital to be named a 100 Top Hospital by Truven Health; a distinction we have held four years in a row. As a recent recipient of the Premier Award for Quality by the Premier healthcare alliance and the American Hospital Association McKesson Quest for Quality, our commitment to outstanding patient care and operational efficiency is clear.

As a member of Providence Health & Services, a Catholic-sponsored healthcare ministry, we believe strongly in respecting the dignity of each person and give special concern to the most vulnerable members of our community.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Anesthesia Techs

Location: California-Torrance

Req ID: 179089