We are looking for qualified Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists in the following locations:
- Southern Ohio
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) for ASCs
The Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) for Ambulatory Surgery Centers (ASCs) provides anesthesia for patients at Innovative Anesthesia client sites. Reporting to the Chief CRNA and the supervising physician, the CRNA works closely with all operating room personnel to ensure adequate patient outcomes during and after surgery.
Roles and responsibilities and other job requirements include, but are not limited to, the following:
- Perform pre-anesthetic assessment and identify appropriate American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) Physical Status classification.
- Formulate an anesthetic plan tailored to patients ASA status that meets the expectations of the facility.
- Transport patient to the designated recovery area and provide report to the registered nurse (RN).
- Observe and adhere to facility specific policies and procedures.
- Observe and adhere to Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and/or Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) accreditation standards.
- Adhere to the practice of one syringe, one needle, one patient, when administering medication.
- Must maintain license requirements and perform non-patient and other related duties as assigned.
- Ability to maneuver stretchers, patients, equipment and wheelchairs with a weight of at minimum 200 pounds. Range of motion with extremities, visual acuity adequate to read small print and equipment computer boards.
- Experienced as a CRNA with a minimum of two years experience.
- Candidates must be able administer and manage monitored anesthesia care (MAC), deep sedation and general anesthesia.
- Candidates must possess superb airway management and observational skills.
- Able to work without the supervision of an anesthesiologist.
- The CRNA works closely with Innovative Anesthesia staff (Chief CRNA) for general direction including but not limited to coordination of work schedule, personal time off, clinical and professional issues, etc.
Candidates must meet the following education and license requirements:
- CRNAs must hold a valid RN licensure in the state of practice as well as an advanced practice recognition and current CRNA certification.
- Graduated from an approved nurse anesthesia program accredited by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) Council on Accreditation.
- Successfully completed the certification examination administered by the AANA Council on Certification.
- Candidate must be in good standing with the National Board of Certification and Recertification for Nurse Anesthetists (NBCRNA), and meet all requirements for biennial recertification.
- The CRNA must adhere to the AANA Guidelines for practice in ambulatory surgery centers.
In order to be considered or any of our openings, please e-mail your resume along with a cover letter, three professional references and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org.