Istanbul Okan UniversityDegree Programs AnesthesiaGeneral Information For StudentsDiploma SupplementErasmus Policy StatementNational Qualifications
Associate TR-NQF-HE: Level 5 QF-EHEA: Short Cycle EQF-LLL: Level 5

Program Profile

The duties of anesthesia technicians are to assist the authorized anesthesiologist with anesthesia therapies in health sector, to take part in preparing the patient and to be the nearest person for the patient which means to be available in the operating room during the therapy. Anesthesia program graduates are aimed to be educated to know of the patient, the illness, the necessary drugs and the conditions very well. Our graduates that take place in the anesthesia team are all assistant health personnel. Our educational program aims to provide the students with all necessary knowledge and skills in this area. It is significant to train technicians who are able to prepare the patient before the operation, assist the anesthesiologist during the operation, to check and supervise the patient after the operation. In addition to advanced anesthesia devices and various anesthesia technics, the students learn about sterilization and emergency patient care in the program.