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Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) job in Jacksonville, Florida.
The job is a civilian position within the extensive military medical system. Civilian and military personnel work together in hospitals and clinics providing a full range of services to the active duty military service members, military retirees, and their families.
Our employees are our best assets! Come join our team of healthcare professionals where you are valued.
- Any US state license honored
- Full-time hours
- PTO - fantastic accrual rate
- Paid holidays
- Competitive Compensation
- Benefit Package (health, dental, and vision plans)
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) Job Overview:
- Remain with the patient as long as required by the patient's condition relative to his/her anesthesia status and until responsibility for proper patient care has been assumed by other qualified individuals.
- Personnel responsible for post-anesthetic care are to be advised of specific problems presented by the patient's condition.
- Discharge or release from post-anesthesia care unit (PACU) according to established criteria. Provide follow-up evaluation and care related to anesthesia complications and/or side effects.
- In his/her observation, if the CRNA feels that an anesthetic will put the patient's life in jeopardy, then this condition must be discussed with the operating surgeon or the Head, Anesthesiology Department (or designated representative).
- Check all equipment and agents to be used in the administration of the anesthetic to be sure it is in safe working order.
- Report all malfunctioning equipment to the Head, Anesthesiology Department or Chief Nurse Anesthetist.
- Check all resuscitative equipment prior to the beginning of the first (1st) surgery of the day. Any malfunctioning or missing equipment shall be reported to the Head, Anesthesiology Department or Chief Nurse Anesthetist immediately.
- Provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served.
- Interpret data about the patient's status in order to identify each patient's age specific needs and provide the care needed by the patient group including neonate, pediatric, adolescent and geriatric patients, such as interpreting nonverbal communication, safety practices and medication dosing of Neonates/Pediatrics; enlisting Adolescent patients in treatment, safety and security practices; and recognizing physical limitations, psychosocial needs, age related conditions, safety and medication precautions for geriatrics.
- Licensure: Current, full, active, and unrestricted license to practice as a registered nurse. Any U.S. state.
Master's degree in nursing
Graduate from an academic program, approved by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Programs (COA).
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)
Demonstrated clinical competency within the past two years
Position contingent on contract award with a Fall start date and award notice.
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