CRNA for Portsmouth, OH - (4) 10s, No Call ,$200K Salary
Company: King's Daughters Medical Center
Posted on: November 18, 2023
JOB SUMMARY The Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA)
functions in a highly specialized area of nursing under the direct
supervision of an Anesthesiologist.
Find out more about the daily tasks, overall responsibilities, and
required experience for this opportunity by scrolling down now.
CRNA provides safe quality age appropriate anesthesia using
established guidelines of clinical privileges approved by the
Director of Anesthesia.
They are advanced practice nurses responsible for administering
anesthesia and monitoring patients during surgeries and other
Due to their specialized skill set, they are experts in critical
care and airway managements.
The Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) provides
professional and competent anesthesia care to a wide variety of
patients from neonatal through lifespan population, requiring
surgical, obstetrical and other anesthesia services.
Supports and contributes to the patient-centered care philosophy
that everyone who cares about the needs of each patient.
DUTIES AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Demonstrates perioperative response
to age appropriate patient needs.
Supervises, instructs and evaluates Student Nurse Anesthetists to
promote the growth of CRNA#S in the healthcare field.
Documents appropriately according to departmental and hospital
Maintains flexibility with scheduling, promptness and readiness
with equipment and case.
Professionalism through teamwork and support.
Conserves resources to address cost containment.# Ensures
age/developmentally appropriate patient care is provided in
accordance with Age-Specific Care Guidelines for the specific age
Provides pre-anesthetic preparation and patient evaluation.
Ensures patient identification and obtains appropriate health
Recommends, requests and evaluates pertinent diagnostic
Documents pre-anesthetic evaluation Obtains informed consent for
anesthesia Selects prepares and administers anesthetic agents or
other agents administered in management of anesthetic care.#
Informs and /or surgeon of changes in patients condition.# Provides
anesthesia induction, maintenance, emergence and post anesthesia
care.# Inserts invasive line catheter/ devices.# Performs tracheal
intubation and extubation, airway management.
Provides mechanical ventilation# Performs venous and arterial
punctures# Obtains blood samples.
Performs and manages regional anesthetic.# Manages patients fluid,
blood, electrolyte and acid base balance# Provides peri-anesthetic
invasive and non-invasive monitoring utilizing current standards
and techniques.# Recognizes and treats cardiac dysrhythmias through
use of electrocardiogram monitoring.# Evaluates patient response
during emergence from anesthesia, Institutes Pharmacological or
supportive treatment to insure adequacy of patient recovery from
anesthesia and adjuvant drugs.# Provides post anesthesia follow-up,
report, and evaluation of patient#s response to anesthesia and for
potential anesthetic complication.# Cleans equipment and notifies
supervisor of needed equipment adjustmentsepairs.#
EDUCATION/LICENSE/CERTIFICATION/OTHER REQUIREMENTS Minimum
requirement: Graduate of an accredited school of Nurse Anesthesia
Current licensure as an Advanced Nurse Practitioner and Registered
Nurse Certified or eligible for certification by the Council on
Certification of Nurse Anesthetist Current licensure as a
Registered Nurse Current CRNA, BLS, PALS, and ACLS
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