Anesthesiologist Assistant Job

Full Job Title: Anesthesiologist Assist

Job Number: 18001517

Facility: SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital

Location: St. Louis, MO

Schedule: PRN



SSM Saint Louis University Hospital

Anesthesiology Assistant AA

  • The Anesthesiology Assistant provides delegated medical services within
    the education, training. These services may include perioperative patient evaluations as well as delegated teaching and research functions.
  • The Anesthesiologist Assistant may administer anesthesia under the direct
    supervision of a qualified anesthesiologist.
  • Performs initial CPR/ACLS in life threatening situations as directed by a physician or protocol until the supervising anesthesiologist arrives.
  • Initiates multi-parameter monitoring prior to anesthesia or in other acute care settings. Modalities include, but are not limited to, ASA Standard Monitor arterial and venous catheters.
  • The Anesthesia Assistant may manipulate and interpret data from central venous, pulmonary artery and intracranial catheters and other monitors devices that are indicated.
  • Administers the prescribed anesthetic with particular attention to the cardiovascular, respiratory and metabolic health of the patient.
  • May administer drugs commonly used in anesthetic practice by protocol or as directed by the supervising anesthesiologist.
  • Utilizes advanced treatment modalities to effect the prescribed anesthetic plan; these may include but are not limited to advanced airway interventions, including intubation of the trachea; starting and adjusting vasoactive infusions, administering vasoactive and anesthetic drugs, administering blood and any other treatment modalities prescribed by the supervising anesthesiologist.


  • Graduation from an accredited school of Anesthesia Assistant.
  • Must be licensed as an Anesthesia Assistant in the State of Missouri
  • Certified by the The National Commission for Certification of Anesthesiologist Assistants (NCCAA).
  • Experienced in anesthesia clinical practice preferred, but new graduates are welcome.
  • Must maintain certification through The National Commission for Certification of Anesthesiologist Assistants (NCCAA).
SSM Health Saint Louis University Hospital is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law. Learn More »

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