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Anaesthetic Technician at Lagoon Hospitals


Lagoon Hospitals is the only Nigerian Hospital group accredited by the Joint Commission International, and one of two groups in Sub-Saharan African to be so accredited. The Hospital was first accredited in 2011 and re-accredited in 2015, 2018 and 2021. This is a guarantee of safe and quality healthcare that meets international standards.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

 



Job Title: Anaesthetic Technician

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time
Reports to: Chief Intensivist and Consultant Anesthetist

Job Summary

  • This role is responsible for providing direct clinical assistance to anesthetists, ensure safe operational anesthetic and ancillary equipment in the operating theatre and maintaining a high standard of patient care
  • Stocking & preparation of anaesthetic rooms, ensuring all rooms and equipment trolleys are stocked in accordance with the stocking list for each theatre.
  • Receiving patients from theatre reception, checking verbally the full names and hospital number with wrist band and ensure the adequate operative consent has been signed consistent with the operation list.
  • Transferring patients to the operating room and to post-operative care units after procedures.
  • Assisting with safe positioning of patients.
  • When required, provide assistance outside the operating theatre in other units like the Intensive Care Unit, Emergency Department, CT Scanning Suite, MRI Unit, or other areas of the hospitals
  • Checking and preparation of anaesthetic machines, intravenous drugs and ancillary equipment including cleaning, disinfection and sterilization of equipment.
  • Preparation, application and establishment of patients monitoring equipment.
  • Provide professional, clinical and technical assistance to the anaesthetist during all anaesthetic procedures and other times.
  • Carry out other duties as assigned

Key Result Areas / Performance Goals

  • Anaesthetic Rooms to be kept to a high degree of cleanliness
  • Sterilization of all anaesthetic equipment
  • Incidence reporting and adequate documentation
  • Triage
  • Use of SOPS/adherence to quality standards

Job Qualifications

  • Interested candidates should possess a Bachelor's Degree.
  • Certificate of Training as Anesthetic Technician
  • 2 - 3 years post qualification experience is desired

Core Competencies:

  • Basic Life Support skills
  • I-CARE attitude (Integrity, Compassion, Attentiveness, Respect, Excellence and Empathy)
  • Computer literacy
  • Good organizational skills
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Attention to detail.

 

 

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