Certified RN Anesthetist
Posted on: November 17, 2021
Under direction of a Physician Anesthesiologist the Certified
Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) administers any number of
agents in order to provide anesthesia for a variety of procedures.
During the administration of anesthesia the CRNA continuously
monitors the patient and provides appropriate care under a care
team model. Patients are continuously monitored until they are
stable and care has been transferred to the PACU.
Under the supervision of a physician anesthesiologist administers
monitors and manages patients care during and immediately after
Assess the patients medical history and how it might affect the
patients response to anesthesia.
Provide anesthesia as appropriate for the procedure.
Monitor the patients response during and immediately after
Initiate emergency measures as needed.
Keep detailed records.
Assist in the resuscitation of critically ill or severely
Keep knowledgeable about new drugs and techniques as they become
O ther information:
A masters degree from a Nurse Anesthetist Program Program must be
accredited by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA)
council on accreditation of nurse anesthesia programs or its
predecessors or successors and which has its objective preparation
of nurses to practice Nurse Anesthesia.
Certification and recertification as applicable required by the
AANA council on certification of Nurse Anesthetists.
Maintain current license as professional registered nurse in the
State of Rhode Island or in the nurses primary state of legal
residency if that state is a member of the Nurse Licensure
WORK ENVIRONMENT AND PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
CRNAs are on their feet for long periods of time.
Fine finger movements walking and occasional running is
There is limited twisting/bending/stooping and reaching above
Must be able to push/pull including but not limited to all
varieties of beds (stretchers gurneys) and incumbent pumps/IV
setups/monitoring devices for patients across all spectrum of body
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds occasionally and up to 20
Lifespan is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All
qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race color religion sex national origin age
ethnicity sexual orientation ancestry genetics gender identity or
expression disability protected veteran or marital status. - -
Lifespan is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
Location: Lifespan Physician Group Inc. USA:RI:Providence
Work Type: Full Time
Work Schedule: 7AM-3:30PM
Shift: Shift 1
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