CRNA- Full Time

North Mississippi Medical Center   Tupelo, MS   Full-time     Health Care Provider
Posted on December 16, 2021
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Patient Assessment (Under direction of Anesthesiologist):
  • Performs and documents a pre-admission assessment and evaluation
  • Requests consultations and diagnosis testing
  • Develops and implements an plan of care
Patient Care:
  • Selects, orders, and administers anesthesia based on procedure
  • Determines anesthetic technique to be used: general, local, intravenous sedation, etc.
  • Monitors patient during the procedure and recovery process for any adverse effects
Recordkeeping:
  • Document medical condition(s) to be aware of for anesthesia
  • Update patient documentation regarding anesthesia accurately and timely
  • Obtains informed consent for anesthesia
Customer Service:
  • Provides post-anesthesia follow-up evaluation and care related to anesthesia side effects or complications
Requirements:
  • Master's Degree in Nursing required
  • Graduate form a Nurse Anesthesia Educational Program accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA), required
  • Currently licensed as a CRNA in the State of Mississippi, required
  • Currently certified by the Council on Certification of Nurse Anesthetists, required
  • Ability to work well with a wide variety of people, required
  • Excellent written and verbal communication required
  • Five years or more of experience in a management role in a health care setting, preferred
  • Interaction with a patient population of all ages ranging from neonates to geriatrics, required