Anesthesia Tech

SCL Health
Denver, CO
Post Date:
December 03, 2021
Job Status:






You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as an Anesthesia Technician in the Operating Room.




You know how to stay organized and move fast. You respond calmly in high pressure situations.




Youre generous with your thoughts, your partnership and especially your voice in the OR, because your opinion matters.




Youre great at what you do, but you want to be part of something even greater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the right team is invincible.








Our absolutely state-of-the-art OR boasts 21 surgical suites, with 2 designated for CV cases and 2 designated as hybrid rooms.  Our Main OR specialties include:  Bariatric, Robotics, General Surgery, Ortho, Neuro, OB-GYN and CV, including open heart cases.




Saint Joseph Hospital is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. Our 365-bed facility is one of the top-ranked hospitals in Denver, and has been awarded the highest national recognition possible for nursing excellence  Magnet designation  by the ANCC. We are proud to extend the mission of SCL Health by providing care for the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and each other. Our deep community roots date back to 1873, making us one of the oldest hospitals in Colorado.




Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health is more than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being. To that end, weve launched a Healthy Living program to address your holistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.








Together well align mission and careers, values and workplace. Well encourage joy and take pride in our integrity.




Well laugh at each others jokes (even the bad ones). Well hello and high five. Well celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spirituality in healing.




Were proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn.




Your day.




As an Anesthesia Tech you need to know how to:



  • Access, manage and update patient medical records through Hospital Electronic Medical Record Information System
  • Establish priorities in organizing perioperative care based on anesthesia type and needs of the patient and health care team
  • Demonstrate knowledge of all types of anesthesia
  • Implement anesthesia providers preferences based on anesthetic type
  • Demonstrate operational knowledge of anesthesia equipment and instrumentation
  • Maintain awareness of comfort and safety needs of the patient
  • Follow policies and procedures for infection control and facility safety in accordance with regulatory guidelines



Your experience.




We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is why we require:



  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Current BLS certification endorsed by the American Heart Association or the ability to obtain within one (1) month or hire (with prior approval)






  • Graduate of an ASATT approved two-year course of Anesthesia Technician study
  • Certification as a Certified Anesthesia Technician (Cer.A.T.) or Certified Anesthesia Technologist (Cer.A.T.T.)
  • At least two (2) years of experience in a setting serving the same age/type of patient population served by this facility or department



Your next move.




Now that you know more about being an Anesthesia Tech on our team we hope youll join us. At SCL Health youll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first place.




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