PE Global Healthcare requires an Anesthesia Technologist for one of the largest hospital groups in Qatar.
This is an exciting opportunity to further develop your experience in your career and to work with an organisation that supports their staff.
The Anesthesia Technologist assists the Anesthesiologist in all Anesthetic procedures and performs some procedures for which s/he has validated competencies. The Anesthesia Technologist acts as in-charge during afternoon and night duties; consequently, s/he assumes all duties required by this position and is called upon to work any time at any facility of the Anesthesiology department. The Anesthesia Technologist is under the general supervision of the Head of Anesthesia Services (Technical)/Anesthesia Supervisor who defines goals, priorities and deadlines of tasks to be performed.
Acts as In-charge in the afternoon and nights duties and during the absence of Anesthesia
Technologist in-charge when needed.
? Acts as preceptor for newly hired Anesthesia Technician.
? Determine and prepare supplies and equipment for anesthetic procedures, elective or emergency in coordination with the responsible Anesthesiologist.
? Maintain cleanliness of anesthesia machines, monitors and equipment before and after every case following procedures established by Infection Control.
? Manages all Anesthesia related equipment inside operating rooms.
? Coordinate with blood bank to obtain blood and blood components; administer under direct supervision of the Anesthesiologist.
? Continually maintains immediate availability to assist in routine and emergency procedures.
? Assist in positioning and supporting patients for all types of Anesthetic procedures.
? Connect the patient to the required monitors for the respective anesthetic procedures.
? Check daily all medications including Anesthetic drugs.
? Manages all Anesthesia related medications inside operating rooms.
? Assumes the responsibility of narcotics management.
? Obtain pharmaceutical supplies and equipment as requested by the Anesthesiologist.
? Prepares the specific anesthetic drugs according to the Anesthesiologist order.
? Administers the anesthetic drugs under direct supervision of the Anesthesiologist.
? Administer Intravenous fluids according to the Anesthesiologist order and under his/her direct supervision.
? Assist Anesthesiologist using sterile techniques with invasive procedures including central venous, arterial line placement, airway management techniques and regional anesthetic procedure.
? After validated competency:
o Inserts peripheral intravenous catheters
o Extracts and preserves specimens for laboratory investigation and cross matching
o Operates blood sugar and Arterial Blood Gas analyzer equipment and performs the tests
Perform procedures for which s/he has validated competencies if requested by their superior. ? Helps in department`s educational and scientific activities by participating in data collection, finalizations of Technician` lectures and organizations of workshops. ? Monitor and provide feedback on Technician`s performance to their immediate supervisor. ? Setting up for indicated anesthetic procedures including but not limited to calibrating, testing of monitoring devices and anesthesia machine and supporting the responsible Anesthesiologist. ? Demonstrates knowledge and application of the HMC mission, vision and values. ? Complies with HMC policies and procedures and in particular infection control, safety and quality management.
Two year Anesthesia diploma after completion of general high school certificate from recognized
Anesthesia education institute/university. OR
B.Sc in Nursing plus one year Anesthesia diploma from recognized Anesthesia education institute/university.
Three year Anesthesia diploma or BSc in Anesthesia after completion of general high school certificate from recognized Anesthesia education institute/university.
M.Sc in Anesthesia after completion of general high school certificate from recognized Anesthesia educational institute/university.
Valid Primary License from the country of origin if applicable AND should be eligible for license in the State of Qatar within the Supreme Council of Health
7 years total experience in Anesthesia preferably 4 years` experience in HMC, for two years
Anesthesia diploma holders. OR
6 years total experience in Anesthesia preferably with 3 years` experience in HMC for B.Sc. Nursing plus one year Anesthesia diploma holders.
5 years (for B.Sc. Anesthesia holders) or 6 years (for three year Anesthesia diploma holders) total experience in Anesthesia preferably with 2 years` experience.
Do not miss out on this interesting and challenging career opportunity,
Please email your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org at your earliest convenience for further details.