Anesthesiologist Assistant - Hospital in Iraq

General Information

Job Type:
Health Care/ Pharmaceutical
Date Posted:
Nov 24, 2021
Employee Type:
Full-Time Employee


For a new hospital in Iraq:

Job Title: anesthesiologist Assistant
Job Location: Iraq

Job Brief: The hospital is looking for professional and experienced anesthesiologist assistant to join its team. An anesthesiologist assistant (AA) is a highly skilled professional who operates as an extension of the licensed anesthesiologist (specialist physician), and exclusively within the anesthesia care team environment, performing extremely important tasks that ensure the safety of the patient and ensure optimal health outcomes. The assistant will operate anesthesia equipment, monitor patients, and provide quality anesthesia care.

Job Responsibilities

• Take a complete health history of the patient
• Perform a physical exam to identify any issues that may affect the anesthesia care plan
• Administer necessary diagnostic and laboratory tests (such as taking blood)
• Prepare the patient to be monitored, using non-invasive and invasive methods, as determined by the physician
• Assist with preparatory procedures (pulmonary artery catheterization, electroencephalographic spectral analysis, echocardiography and evoked potentials)
• Pre-test and calibrate anesthesia delivery systems and monitors
• Induce, sustain and adjust anesthesia levels
• Ensure continuity of care through the postoperative recovery period
• Assist with life support where required, including airway management
• Perform functions in the intensive care unit and pain clinic
• Perform administrative duties, research and clinical instruction

Job Specifications
• Bachelor’s Degree in a pre-medical curriculum
• Master’s Degree in Anesthesia
• At least 3 years of experience as Anesthesiologist Assistant
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills.

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