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Training Program Summary
Anesthesiologist Assistant
A program that prepares individuals to assist anesthesiologists and nurse anesthetists in developing and implementing patient anesthesia care plans, including preoperative, surgical theater, recovery room, and postoperative/intensive care procedures. Includes instruction in patient data collection, catheter insertion, airway management and drug administration, assisting the administration and monitoring of regional and peripheral nerve blockades, support therapy, adjusting anesthetic levels during surgery, interoperative monitoring, postoperative procedures, pain clinics and patient education, and administrative tasks.
 
Training Providers for Anesthesiologist Assistant in California
Provider Name
Program Name
San Diego County ROP SDCOE/JCCS Anesthesiologist Assistant 
Grossmont College - Regional Occupational Program Anesthesiologist Assistant 

Occupations for Anesthesiologist Assistant in California
Occupation TitleEstimated Year - Projected YearEmploymentEmployment Change Minimum Educational Requirement View Video
EstimatedProjectedNumberPercent
Medical Assistants2014 - 202480,900103,30022,40027.7 Moderate-term on-the-job training (1-12 months)
Medical Assistants2014 - 202480,900103,30022,40027.7 Moderate-term on-the-job training (1-12 months)