Assist anesthesiologists in the administration of anesthesia for surgical and non-surgical procedures. Monitor patient status and provide patient care during surgical treatment.
* Attention to Detail
* Stress Tolerance
* Self Control
* Concern for Others
* Assist anesthesiologists in monitoring of patients, including electrocardiogram (EKG), direct arterial pressure, central venous pressure, arterial blood gas, hematocrit, or routine measurement of temperature, respiration, blood pressure or heart rate.
* Provide airway management interventions including tracheal intubation, fiber optics, or ventilary support.
* Control anesthesia levels during procedures.
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical
Sample Job Titles
Anesthesia Assistant, Anesthesia Tech, Anesthesia Technician, Anesthesia Technologist, Anesthesiologist Assistant, Anesthesiologist Assistant-Certified, Anesthesiologists' Assistant, Cardiothoracic Anesthesia Technician, Certified Anesthesia Technician and Technologist, Certified Anesthesiologist Assistant, Operating Room Technician, Oral Surgery Assistant, Oral Surgery Assistant-Clinical Coordinator.