Prairie Lakes Healthcare System

CRNA - Chief

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Job Code: CRNA - Chief
Department: Operative Services
Shift: Full Time
Job Type:
Full Time (1.0)
Education: MS

Job Description:

STATUS:  Full-Time/ Day Time Shift with call and holiday rotation

DUTIES:  Combination of Chief CRNA duties and direct patient care 

DEPARTMENT:  Surgical Services/Anesthesia

DUTIES: Completes and reviews pre-anesthetic evaluation of the patient and delivery of anesthetic as a member of the Medical Directed MDA/CRNA team.  Assists with management of the post-anesthetic and recovery period. Continuously monitors patient’s response to anesthesia and informs anesthesiologist and surgeon of changes in surgery.  Documents the course of care during anesthesia.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:  Master's degree from an approved school of nursing; or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Previous experience as a nurse anesthetist is preferred.  Holds or is eligible for current licensure in the State of South Dakota. Certified or is eligible for anesthesia practice by the American Association for Nurse Anesthetists Council on Recertification.  Current BLS required.  ACLS certification is encouraged.  Continuing education is required annually.


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