B. Sc. Anesthesia Technology is an Undergraduate Program offered by Amrita Center for Allied Health Sciences.
An anaesthesia technician is an Allied Healthcare professional who assists in administration and monitoring of anaesthesia and has an extensive knowledge of anaesthesia techniques, instruments, supplies, and technology.
Anaesthesia technicians are mainly employed by anaesthesia departments or operating theatre suites, but can be found in other areas of clinical practice including emergency departments, intensive care units (ICU) and day surgery clinics. Anaesthesia Technicians work as a member of a multi-disciplinary team that includes doctors, nurses and support staffs.
Anaesthesia technicians are involved with all aspects of the delivery of a patient's preoperative anaesthetic care taking into account the patient’s religious and cultural beliefs and respecting the right to medical privacy and dignity at all times. Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences has 24 operation theatres and 175 intensive care beds, with sate-of-the-art equipment giving students exposure to the most modern techniques in critical care.