A Reputable Hospital

Job Summary

Perform duties of an Anesthetist

  • Minimum Qualification: Diploma
  • Experience Level: Senior level
  • Experience Length: 3 years

Job Description

A Reputable Hospital seeks the services of an Anesthetist

Job Title: Anesthetist

Job Location: Accra(Lebanon-Ashiaman),Greater Accra

Job Description

  • Develop anesthesia care plans
  • Obtain informed consent from patients for anesthesia procedures
  • Select, prepare, or use equipment, monitors, supplies, or drugs for the administration of anesthetics
  • Calibrate and test anesthesia equipment; clean anesthesia equipment
  • Perform pre-anesthetic screenings, including physical evaluations and patient interviews, and document results
  • Monitor patient before, during, and after anesthesia and counteract adverse reactions or complications
  • Monitor patient conditions during treatments, procedures, or activities
  • Examine patients to assess general physical condition
  • Examine patient, obtain medical history, and use diagnostic tests to determine risk during surgical, obstetrical, and other medical procedures
  • Coordinate administration of anesthetics with surgeons during operation
  • Collaborate with healthcare professionals to plan or provide treatment
  • Decide when patients have recovered or stabilized enough to be sent to another room or ward following surgery
  • Administer post-anesthesia medications or fluids to support patients& cardiovascular systems
  • Manage patients airway or pulmonary status using techniques such as endotracheal intubation, mechanical ventilation, pharmacological support, respiratory therapy, and extubation
  • Monitor patients; responses, including skin colour, pupil dilation, pulse, heart rate, blood pressure, respiration, ventilation, or urine output, using invasive and non-invasive techniques
  • Prepare prescribed solutions and administer local, intravenous, spinal, or other anesthetics following specified methods and procedures
  • Respond to emergency situations by providing airway management, administering emergency fluids or drugs, or using basic or advanced cardiac life support techniques
  • Read current literature and participate in professional organizations or conferences to keep abreast of developments in anaesthesia/nursing
  • Request anesthesia equipment repairs, adjustments, or safety tests

Qualification and Requirements

  • Minimum of Advance Diploma in Nurse Anesthesia
  • At least 3 years of experience

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