Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist
Job Summary: In collaboration with anesthesiologists, delivers anesthesia for medical and surgical procedures.
Minimum Qualifications: Current state licensures as a Registered Nurse and Nurse Anesthetist in the State of Michigan. Graduate of a nurse anesthesia program accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs. ACLS certification.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: Clear oral expression and comprehension; deductive and inductive reasoning skills; ability to write clearly; use of technology such as EMR; selective attention – able to concentrate for protracted periods; ability to shift back and forth successfully between two or more activities; manual dexterity to manage IV tubing, syringes, and other equipment; information ordering skills; patterns of numbers, pictures, words and mathematical operations including medication calculation. Ability to work with diverse patient and staff populations with sensitivity to cultural and spiritual influences impacting patient care. Available when scheduled for call.
Working Conditions: Work in an unpredictable environment encountering stressful situations and exposure to body fluids and infectious diseases. May experience traumatic situations including deceased patients.
Physical Requirements: Constantly see/visual acuity, handle/grasp/feel, talk/hear. Frequently stand, sit, walk, reach. Occasionally lift/carry 1 to 49 lbs.