In 2020, united in a fierce commitment to deliver the highest
quality care and
exceptional patient experience, Virginia Mason and CHI Franciscan
came together as natural partners to build a new health system
around the patient: Virginia Mason Franciscan Health. Our
combined system builds upon the scale and expertise of our nearly
of care, including 11 hospitals and nearly 5,000 physicians and
Together, we are empowered to make an even greater impact on the
and well-being of our communities.
CHI Franciscan and Virginia Mason are now united to build the
patient-centered care across the Pacific Northwest. That means a
connected system offering quality care close to home. From basic
needs to the most complex, highly specialized care, our patients
can count on
us to meet their needs with convenient access to the region's most
experts and innovative treatments and technologies.
CHI Franciscan Health has exciting and rewarding careers with
competitive salaries and benefits. We are a family of hospitals,
health care services, and medical providers delivering
compassionate care to people throughout the South Puget Sound. We
are part of Catholic Health Initiatives, one of the largest
not-for-profit health care systems in the country.
Opportunity to develop and work with highly engaged
Perioperative team in a dynamic environment with increasing surgery
volumes and complexity. The OR team is a very experienced team with
a high degree of teamwork in the OR. Opportunity exists to expand
skills in a Level 2 Trauma Center and supportive team for
Our mission is to deliver high quality care that meets our
patients' medical needs while providing emotional and spiritual
support to patients and their families. We believe this three-part
approach - physical, emotional, and spiritual - is essential to
healing the whole person. Come join our team!
What We Have To Offer:
* Work for a cardiac surgery team that is nationally recognized for
outcome excellence, one of fewer than 20 hospitals nationwide with
STS 3-star ratings in aortic valve surgery, mitral valve surgery,
and CABG surgery.
* Join a high-volume program that will allow rapid knowledge
gains including minimal access mitral surgery, aortic arch and
hybrid procedures, and TAVR.
* Over 600 open heart/TAVR procedures performed annually.
* Join a stable team with three experienced cardiac surgeons,
dedicated Cardiac Anesthesia, and a patient-centered team approach
that puts the patient first and respects the contributions of all
* Join a team that enjoys the support and stability of one of the
largest healthcare organizations in the country, Common Spirit
Health, which helps provide resources and economies of scale during
these uncertain times.
* Faith-based culture with commitment to our Core Values of
Reverence, Integrity, Compassion and Excellence where we value
positive team players
* Shared governance model with a very engaged Unit Based
* Collaborative scheduling
* 8, 10 and 12-hour shift options
* Tuition assistance for advanced degrees
* Opportunities for career growth within the growing and highly
successful CHI Franciscan Health system
* Competitive wages, incentives and a generous employee benefits
* On-site fitness center available 24/7
Anesthesia Technician job is responsible for assisting licensed
anesthesia providers, within scope of licensure, in the
acquisition, preparation and application of the equipment and
supplies required for the administration of safe, efficient and
cost-effective anesthesia care. An incumbent provides support for
routine and complex surgical cases by preparing and maintaining
patient monitoring devices and anesthesia delivery systems before,
during and after anesthesia and involves the operation of a variety
of mechanical, pneumatic and electronic equipment used to monitor,
evaluate and manage the patient undergoing anesthesia.
Work also includes: 1) equipment maintenance and servicing
(cleaning, sterilizing, assembling, calibrating and testing,
troubleshooting, requisitioning and recording of inspections and
maintenance; 2) calibrating and verifying the functionality of
anesthesia equipment and monitoring devices; 3) disassembling and
decontaminating equipment after use; 4) stocking anesthesia
supplies in all anesthetizing locations; and 5) performing
point-of-contact clinical laboratory as necessary.
Work requires knowledge of the use, functionality and operation of
all anesthesia-related equipment and monitoring devices and the
ability to troubleshoot anesthesia delivery systems as
Assists in the acquisition, preparation, calibration and
verification of equipment functionality required before, during and
after the administration of anesthesia using Standard Precautions,
and applying infection control principles in a correct and
Under the direction of the anesthesia provider and/or RN, assists
with patient care, and invasive/non-invasive patient procedures,
using aseptic or sterile technique.
Stocks anesthesia supplies in all anesthetizing locations including
bronchoscopy carts, pediatric carts, fiber-optic carts, emergency
airway bags and any other anesthesia supply location.
Performs some point-of-contact clinical laboratory services; and
keeps records of results as defined by regulatory standards.
1.Graduation from an accredited Anesthesia Technology program
2.Two years of related work experience as an Anesthesia Technician
or other health care provider (e.g. LPN, EMT, etc.)that would
demonstrate possession of the requisite job
If qualified under #1 above, current certification as an Anesthesia
Technician through the American Society of Anesthesia Technicians
and Technologists (ASATT) is preferred.
Current healthcare provider American Heart Association BLS
If classified as Anesthesia Tech-Cert, certification as an
Anesthesia Technician through the American Society of Anesthesia
Technicians and Technologists (ASATT) is required.
CommonSpirit Health participates in E-verify.