Essentia Health CRNA - Anesthesia - (Casual) - Virginia, MN-R008926 in Virginia, Minnesota

Building Location:Essentia Virginia HospitalDepartment:11380 AnesthesiologyJob Description:Performs clinical anesthesia duties and takes appropriate responsibility for direct patient care and for on-call as assigned. Prioritizes anesthetic decisions, administers anesthetic agents following protocols and guidelines and communicates patient status to healthcare team members. This individual performs coordinating duties by facilitating staff coverage, assignments and breaks in the surgical area. This individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development of the life span. The ability to assess data reflective of the patient's status and appropriately interpret information relative to the patient's age-specific needs is required. The CRNA demonstrates leadership through involvement on committees and/team projects, education, and research and actively seeks to improve the practice of nursing through performance improvement initiatives. This individual is active in professional organizations and participates in community activities. The CRNA will ensure that the patient and family are partners in the plan of anesthesia care.West Market:2 years of clinical experience as a CRNA is required for this positionEducation Qualifications:Graduate of an accredited school of nursing and nurse anesthesia.Licensure/CertificationQualifications:East Market:Holds a current license in the state of practice.Is certified by the National Board of Certification and Recertification of Nurse Anesthetists (NBCRNA); and has graduated from an accredited school of nurse anesthesia and is awaiting initial certification. Must pass certification exam within 12 months of graduation.Re-certified per the NBCRNA.Central Market:Holds a current license in the state of practice.Current certification by the American Association of Nurse Anesthetist (AANA); or has graduated from an accredited school of nurse anesthesia and is awaiting initial certification. Must pass certification exam within 12 months of graduation.Current Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) and Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) certification required.West Market:Must be certified as a registered nurse and as a registered nurse anesthetist in North Dakota.Valid North Dakota registered nurse licensure, American Association of Nurse Anesthetist (AANA) certification, Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS), Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), Comprehensive Advanced Life Support (CALS).FTE:0Shift Rotation:Day/Eve/Night Rotation (United States of America)Shift Start Time:0700Shift End Time:1530Weekends:NoHolidays:NoCall Obligation:NoUnion:Union Posting Deadline:VEVRAA Federal ContractorRequest Priority Protected Veteran ReferralsEqual Opportunity Employer minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity