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Anesthesia Assistant

Medical – Dolakha, State 3
Department Medical
Employment Type Nepal NGO FTE
Minimum Experience Entry-level

Nyaya Health Nepal (NHN) is seeking an energetic Anesthesia Assistant to provide anesthetic care to the patients in one of the Hospital Hubs of Nyaya Health Nepal based in Dolakha District of Nepal.

Number of Requirement: One

THE ORGANIZATION: Nyaya Health Nepal

Nyaya Health Nepal, a Nepal-based NGO, improves healthcare for underserved communities in Nepal, in partnership with the Ministry of Health.
Our over 370 staff serves a catchment area of over 200,000 people per year. Our integrated healthcare approach involves two teaching hospitals, a professionalized community health worker network, and strategic use of data and technology to connect patient records from hospital to home.

With Possible, our US-based nonprofit partner, we translate research and evidence into scalable solutions that advance universal health coverage and sustainable development goals. The opportunity: Are you the right fit?

Anesthesia Assistant who sees himself/herself as a key person to perform anesthesia in Charikot Hospital with utmost safety of the patients in cooperation with the consultant doctors, who have critical thinking to be able to describe the risk of comorbid conditions with particular anesthesia, who are entrepreneurial and self-starting, who have great management skills and are comfortable in collaborative environments, including working across teams, and who thrive in challenging environments are the good fit for the position. Most importantly, your orientation toward the work should match well with our operating values, captured by our   For-Impact Culture Code.

Lastly, you’re a believer, not an employee. And you’re looking for an opportunity to use your time and energy to transform an early stage organization and impact hundreds of thousands of lives.

Must Haves:

  1. Anesthesia assistant training; with HA background preferred. 
  2. At least one years of experience
  3. Ability to work effectively in a team for the patient’s care
  4. Knowledge and experience practicing evidence-based medicine
  5. Passion for both learning and teaching

Areas of Responsibility:

The Big 3 Responsibilities of the Anesthesia Assistant are:

  1. Provide pre, post and anesthetic care to the patients
  2. Documentation of all the patient and hospital Anesthetic care
  3. Anesthesia Space management

The details of these Big 3 Responsibilities are as follows:

1. Provide pre, post and anesthetic care to the patients

  • Setting up the Operation Theatre.
  • Recording the health history and develop, implement and monitor safe and effective pain management strategies.
  • Select patient with pre-anesthetic care.
  • Set an IV infusion
  • Perform Laryngoscopy and Intubation
  • Provide Spinal anesthesia
  • Provide General anesthesia
  • Provide Intravenous anesthesia
  • provide post-operative care
  • Perform bag and mask Ventilation
  • Manage complications of anesthesia

2. Documentation of all the patient and hospital Anesthetic care

  • Maintain record of all the anesthetic care to provide reference for future use of all the critical treatment.
  • Maintain Anesthetic charts and records
  •  Maintain the record of use of anesthetic medicines and issue purchase requisite to the Store.

Anesthesia Space management

  • Maintain the anesthesia space neat and clean
  • Visualize the adequacy of the anesthesia services provided by the hospital and provide suggestions to the Medical Director for necessary change/ addition.


100% of time will be spent in Possible’s hospital hub at Charikot, Dolakha .

Application Process:

Please click "Apply for this Job", follow the prompts, and supply all required information. 

  • Show, don’t tell. Include a portfolio of your work which includes your resume, CV, or LinkedIn profile (preferred). We are being purposefully vague in our explanation here. Please send us whatever format (or combination of formats) best exemplifies your work that can be reviewed in less than 10 minutes. 
  • Email talent@possiblehealth.org if you have any questions.

What happens after submission?

If we are interested, your submission will be responded as per 7 days. Please note that due to a large volume of applications, your application may not be responded to. If your application is advanced, we will ask immediately to set up an initial 20-minute phone interview to initiate the interview process.

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    Dolakha, State 3
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    Nepal NGO FTE
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