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Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist CRNA for Walter Reed

MDPerm
Bethesda, MD
  • Expired: January 20, 2023. Applications are no longer accepted.
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist CRNA for Walter Reed National Military Medical Center WRNMMC, Bethesda, MD

Full-time position, 80hrs in a 2 week period

Can be licensed in any state

Qualifications:

Education: Master's Degree in Nurse Anesthesia from an American Association of NurseAnesthetists (AANA) accredited school. Bachelor's Degree must also be an accredited school.

Board Certification: Certified as a Registered Nurse Anesthetist from the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) or the National Board of Certification and Recertification for Nurse Anesthetists (NBCRNA).

Experience: a minimum of one (1) year of clinical CRNA experience working independently with the following competencies:
  • performing regional anesthesia, including neuraxial and peripheral nerve blocks, such as spinals, epidurals (lumbar epidural analgesia), interscalene, femoral, sciatic, and other extremity nerve blocks, independent of supervision.
  • competent and have experience in obstetric anesthesia (general endotracheal, epidural, and subarachnoid blocks).
  • competent with performing subarachnoid or epidural anesthesia.

Life Supports: ACLS and BLS from AHA

License: Can be licensed as a CRNA in any state

Citizenship: Must be a US Citizen

Duties:
  • Preoperative evaluation: Prepare and review case histories and obtain data through interviews, chart review, physical examination, and interdisciplinary specialty consultation for patients undergoing surgical procedures, labor analgesia, or anesthesia for non-invasive studies or exams.
  • Provide routine and emergent anesthesia care for infant through geriatric patient population with American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) classification I - VI.
  • Provide regional and/or general anesthesia care for the following subspecialties: general surgery, obstetrics, gynecology, interventional radiology, cardiology, pulmonary medicine, vascular, adult and pediatric dentistry, otolaryngology, neurosurgery, urology, ophthalmology, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopedics, plastic and reconstructive surgery, podiatry, and dermatology, as assigned by NCR MTFs.
  • Prepare and review case histories and obtain data through interviews of patients.
  • Provide routine and emergent anesthesia care for neonatal through geriatric patients with American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) classifications I - VI.
  • Provide regional and/or general anesthesia care for the following subspecialties: general surgery, obstetrics, gynecology, cardiothoracic, vascular, adult dentistry, pediatric dentistry, otolaryngology, neurosurgery, urology, ophthalmology, oral surgery, orthopedics, plastic surgery, podiatry, and dermatology.
  • Administer appropriate diagnostic and therapeutic nerve blocks in the treatment of acute and chronic pain.
  • Provide resuscitative care during a cardiopulmonary arrest, and sedation or general anesthetic care at remote locations.
  • Personally provide this care or he/she shall supervise the simultaneous delivery of anesthesia care by the student registered nurse anesthetist.
  • Oversee the activities of the recovery room and administer appropriate drug and respiratory therapy in the recovery room setting.
  • Implement the proper use of mechanical ventilators in the recovery room, and necessary, in the intensive care units.
  • Interpret test results and evaluate findings.
  • Work under the general professional direction of the Chief of Anesthesiology Services.

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