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
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