Providence is calling aAnesthesia Technician to Providence Health & Services in Everett, WA
This position prepares operating rooms and equipment for anesthesia, using appropriate techniques and following anesthesia technician guidelines. Performs all duties in a manner which promotes and supports the Core Values of the Sisters of Providence _._
In this position you will:
Restocks and sets up anesthesia equipment in the Surgical and Labor/Delivery suites, including restocking items used by Anesthesiologist; syringes, needles, non-controlled drugs, respiratory equipment and other miscellaneous items
Changes breathing tubing between cases, empties trash bins and changes suction canisters and tubing
Washes and disinfects anesthesia equipment including tubes, nasal airways, stethoscope, face masks and intubation equipment
Assembles and maintains standardized procedure kits for blocks, central lines, arterial line, blood product infusions and fiber optic scopes
Maintains adequate par-levels for non-stock supplies and communicates any shortages to the Surgical Materials Specialist
Assists as needed with placement of pressure lines and blood patch procedures
Coordinates the timely repair and maintenance of anesthesia equipment. Maintains maintenance and preventive maintenance records for equipment
Ensure all faxes and other communications between the RC, the lead node, and the data management centers adhere to federal regulations
Maintains full knowledge of HIPAA regulations
Required qualifications for this position include:
High School Diploma or equivalent
Anesthesia technician training and background
Experience in an acute care facility as an anesthesia technician and experience in medication administration
ASATT Certification within 12 months of hire.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of Anesthesia Technologist Program
WA State HCA preferred at time of hire but required within 1 month from date of hire
Pharmacy A license
About the hospital you will serve:
Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA is the state's most award-winning hospital for medical care; having received the HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence four years in a row. Our new state-of-the-art 12 story hospital tower and the implementation of an electronic medical records system will significantly enhance our patient's experience throughout the continuum of care.
The hospital is located in Snohomish County on the Sound and close to the mountains, so outdoor activities such as snow skiing, kayaking, and golfing are at your doorstep. The communities in Snohomish have all the comforts and appeal of small towns, with historical districts, beautiful homes, interesting boutiques, and unique restaurants, yet the city life of Seattle and Bellevue are just 30 minutes south, while the cosmopolitan city of Vancouver, BC lies only 2 hours north.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.
Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. 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.