Any ideas on job outlook for an anethesiologist assistant?

Question:I'm graduating soon for my undergraduate degree and I'm thinking about becoming an anethesiologist assistant. Does anyone know anything about this profession or is anyone currently in this profession?

Answers:
According to the American Academy of Anesthesiologist Assistants: "Anesthesiologist Assistants are highly educated allied health professionals who work under the direction of licensed anesthesiologists to develop and implement anesthesia care plans. Anesthesiologist Assistants work exclusively within the Anesthesia Care Team environment in the delivery and maintenance of quality anesthesia care as well as advanced patient monitoring techniques."


Outlook: Faster-than-average-job growth


Median Income: $110,000 per year in 2006


Work Context & Conditions: According to the American Medical Association's Health Professions Career and Education Directory (2006-2007); Anesthesiologist assistants work as members of the anesthesia care team in any locale where they may be appropriately directed by legally responsible anesthesiologists.

This article contents is post by this website user, EduQnA.com doesn't promise its accuracy.



More Questions & Answers...
  • I am starting as a freshman in college in the fall of 2008, not sure if I want a field in mathematics/science?
  • Whats it like being in a girl school?
  • Can anyone suggest for p.g.admisionin psychatry in private medical college?
  • Becoming a Pediatrician?
  • What should I do? PLEASE HELP!?
  • Applying to College, need opinions from people who have been there.?
  • Are locker locks usually hard to open?
  • Skipping prepositions and articles in writing?
  • Copyright 2006-2009 EduQnA.com All Rights Reserved.