HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Anesthesia Technician Supervisor - O.U. Medical - Oklahoma City, OK in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Essential Responsibilities: Responsibilities listed in this section are core to the position. Inability to perform these responsibilities with or without an accommodation may result in disqualification from the position.

  • Responsible for ensuring that daily inspection of anesthesia machines, equipment and devices are all checked for cleanliness and operational readiness (i.e. fiberoptic bronchoscope, fluid warmers, anesthetic gas machine).

  • Responsible for decontamination of anesthesia machines and sterilization of equipment and devices.

  • Assembles anesthesia equipment and sets up machines according to established protocol and age appropriate criteria on scheduled cases.

  • Orders and stocks anesthesia medications and supplies

  • Maintains adequate records of receipt and assurance of supplies and equipment.

  • Responsible for ensuring that all quality logs are checked off and signed on a daily basis

  • Maintains adequate level of anesthesia gas including all oxygen tanks throughout surgical services and remote areas.

  • Stores and distributes cylinders properly.

  • Responsible for standardization of anesthesia products/supplies in all OR’s.

  • Schedules in-service education for anesthesia techs across campus on a routine basis or as often as needed for new products, supplies and equipment.

  • Maintains call schedules and makes assignments for stocking on weekends and throughout the week.

  • Creates competencies for anesthesia techs

  • Trains and orients new employees to department policies and procedures

  • Coordinates competencies and training with Director of Perioperative Education

  • Ensures that incidents are logged, reported on and followed through in a timely manner

  • Facilitate the reporting of any maintenance or service of equipment and instrumentation as required.

  • Facilitates the maintenance of a safe clinical environment that is therapeutic for patients care and sensitive to other staff needs.

  • Ensure and facilitate infection control guidelines and standards are adhered to and monitored.

  • Discuss and initiate professional development as required, along with disciplinary action according to policy.

  • Functions as a resource for providing various statistics and reports for projects

  • Supports and contributes to Quality Improvement within the department

  • Conduct job and career interviews as required

  • Create and maintain an environment of safety and efficiency at all times

  • Create and maintain a work flow that embodies the need for urgency, professionalism, communication, education and positive support to all team members Act as a role model in clinical practice, leadership, team building, change management, human and financial resource

    Minimum Qualifications:


    Experience: At least three (3) year of experience as an Anesthesia Technician AND at least two (2) years of experience in a supervisor or manager role

    Licensure/Certifications/Registrations Required: Current certification preferred

Title: Anesthesia Technician Supervisor - O.U. Medical - Oklahoma City, OK

Location: Oklahoma-Oklahoma City-OU Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00322-25092