The Anesthesia Tech is directly responsible to the Circulating RN, OR Charge Nurse, and the Director of Peri-Operative Services, and indirectly to the shift Nursing Supervisor. Assists the Anesthesiologists and co- workers in the provision of continuous, quality patient care for, pediatrics , adolescents, adults and older adults. Responsible for adhering to regulations, standards, hospital and departmental policies and procedures.
The Patient Account Registrar interviews the patient or his/her representative to obtain patient demographics. This position also secures insurance information, eligibility, benefits and authorizations as applicable. Works closely with all facets of the Admitting department including PBX operator function and reception areas. Must be able to operate a computer to input and retrieve data. Ability to communicate with the population served, utilizing age specific techniques from neonatal, pediatrics, adolescents, young adults, middle adult to geriatrics. Maintain proficiency in medical terminology. Special projects or other assignments may be given with expectations to be completed in a specified timeframe.