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Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA)

Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA)

Job ID 
2017-1355
Job Locations 
US-TX-Plano
Category 
Healthcare & Medical
Type 
Full-Time

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Overview

Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA)

 

Physician Partners of America (PPOA) is an established and growing multidisciplinary integrated healthcare organization. We have multiple locations in both Texas and Florida with our corporate headquarters in Tampa, FL.

We are seeking an experienced Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA). This position is for our Ambulatory Surgery Centers located in Park, Texas

A qualified anesthesia professional involved in the administration of anesthesia and related services as delineated by the clinical and nonclinical responsibilities described below:

Responsibilities

  • Preanesthesia assessment
  • Requesting laboratory/diagnostic studies
  • Preanesthetic medication
  • General anesthesia and adjuvant drugs
  • Regional anesthesia techniques
  • Subarachnoid
  • Epidural
  • Caudal
  • Upper extremity
  • Lower extremity
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic nerve blocks
  • Local infiltration
  • Topical
  • Periocular block
  • Transtracheal
  • Intracapsular
  • Intercostal
  • Sedation techniques
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation management

Qualifications

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
  • Current state licensure as a registered nurse in the state of Texas, compliant with any applicable state statutory or regulatory requirements concerning advanced practice registered nursing.
  • Graduate of a nurse anesthesia educational program accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs or its predecessor.
  • Insurable by an appropriate medical malpractice insurer for the limits required by this institution or state.
  • Basic computer knowledge
  • Current BCLS certification
  • Current ACLS certification preferred or basic EKG or Arrhythmia identification certification
  • Complies with one of the following requirements regarding certification eligibility, initial certification, or recertification:
    • Meets education and experience criteria listed above, and is awaiting initial certification or
    • Is currently certified by the Council on Certification of Nurses Anesthetists or its predecessor; or
    • Is currently recertified by the Council on Recertification of Nurse Anesthetists.

*We celebrate and support a diverse workforce. PPOA is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. PPOA performs criminal background checks and pre-employment drug screenings.*