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Title:  Anesthesia Assistant (Certified Anesthesiology Assistant)

Division:  Ambulatory Operations
Schedule:  PRN Hourly
Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
Salary Range:  Commensurate with Experience
FLSA Status:  Nonexempt
Requisition ID:  5326
Summary
Job Purpose

The Department of Ambulatory Operations: Hospital Based Services is seeking qualified Certified Anesthesia Assistant candidates to provide services at a small boutique, 9-year old, community Hospital doing predominantly Ortho, OB/GYN, urology, podiatry, ENT, general surgery, and GI cases. There are 4 Operating rooms, GI lab, Cath Lab, and OB.  The facility has a Level 4 Trauma designation with no hearts, craniotomies, transplant, or pediatrics. 

Job Duties
  • Administers all forms of anesthesia including inhaled, intravenous, neuraxial, and regional, for surgical or medical procedures.
  • Assesses and evaluates patients prior to the administration of anesthesia in order to formulate anesthetic plan.
  • Inserts and uses invasive and noninvasive monitors, as indicated.
  • Responds to emergency/code situations in order to provide airway management.
  • Documents anesthetic information and patient condition.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree and completion of an Anesthesiology Assistant training program accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP).
  • No experience required.
  • Current Certification by the National Commission for Certification of Anesthesiologist Assistants (NCCAA)
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification. ACLS/PALS card required.

 

 

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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