The Department of Comparative Medicine provides for the health and welfare needs, care, and housing of research animals throughout the OHSU central and waterfront campuses, and supports research innovations of OHSU Investigators.
The Veterinary Surgical Technician 2 provides general technical and nursing support for the veterinary surgical program including surgical and equipment preparation, anesthesia monitoring, surgical assistance and post-operative patient care of veterinary patients within the animal care department. This classification is the second level of a three level series. It is distinguished from the lower level by providing more technical support including anesthesia monitoring, nursing support, preparation of animals for surgery, dispensing of medications, performing surgical assistance to the research team. It is distinguished from the higher level by providing a less coordination of the surgical activities and the need for a higher level of supervision.
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