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Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) - UNC Medical Center

UNC Health
Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
4 days ago

Description

Description

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Summary:
Anesthetizes patients undergoing surgical, medical, obstetrical, diagnostic, psychiatric, or resuscitative procedures either by general, regional, or monitored anesthesia. Functions under the administrative guidelines of the Department of Surgical Services, and under the medical direction of the attending anesthesiologists of the Department of Anesthesiology

Responsibilities:
1. Assesses patient pre-operatively in a timely and efficient manner. This includes performance of history and physical, development of anesthesia plan of care, documentation of assessment and plan, explanation of care, risks and benefits to patient and family, assembly of equipment and drugs. Meets annual departmental quality metrics for turnover times, on-time starts and QI submissions.
2. Attends continuing education and professional meetings, participates in institutional and departmental committees, and contributes to the clinical learning experience of other health care professionals.
3. Contributes to performance improvement. Evaluates problem areas, plans and implements measures to assure improvement in patient outcomes, assists in collection of data and participates in Impact Care activities.
4. Maintains anesthesia records, Impact Care reports and other documents in a legible manner
5. Provides anesthesia. This includes performs ASA-approved checklist of equipment, provides safe environment for patient, administers anesthesia in accordance with the Department of Anesthesiology standards of care, places appropriate lines and monitors, adjusts care and notifies appropriate personnel in abnormal situations, transports patient at the end of the case, reports pertinent information, documents anesthesia care.



Requirements

Education Requirements:

  • Completion of a Nurse Anesthesia program accredited by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA).

Licensure/Certification Requirements:

  • Certified or eligible for certification by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetist.
  • Licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse in the state of North Carolina.

Professional Experience Requirements:

  • No prior experience required.

Knowledge/Skills/and Abilities Requirements:

Job Details

Legal Employer: STATE

Entity: UNC Faculty Physicians

Organization Unit: Anesthesiology Department 

Work Type: Full Time

Standard Hours Per Week: 40.00

Work Schedule: Rotating

Location of Job: US:NC:Chapel Hill

Exempt From Overtime: Exempt: No

Job Information

  • Job ID: 57839087
  • Location:
    Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
  • Position Title: Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) - UNC Medical Center
  • Company Name: UNC Health
  • Job Function: Anesthesiology
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Job Duration: Indefinite
  • Min Education: Master's Degree
  • Min Experience: None
Healthcare / Health Services
Chapel Hill , NC , US

UNC Health is an award-winning, not-for-profit integrated health care system that is committed to delivering state-of-the-art health care and outstanding service to patients. From the mountains to the coast, UNC Health is there, providing care to North Carolinians from all 100 counties and from across the country. At UNC Health, we are looking for talented, passionate medical professionals to join our growing community and provide the highest quality care to our patients across North Carolina. UNC Health provides a vari...

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