Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary CRNA in Boston, Massachusetts
Description Shall function as a member of the Anesthesia Care Team practicing independently, interdependently or dependently according to his/her expertise. The Duties shall include, but not be limited to: pre-anesthetic evaluation of the patient; selection of anesthetic agents and techniques; selection of monitoring devices; placement of intravenous, arterial and central lines; induction and maintenance of anesthesia; performance of supportive life functions; recognition of abnormal patient response; identifying and managing emergency situations; initiating and modifying drug and pain therapy; participating in cardiopulmonary resuscitation; conclude anesthesia; give appropriate reports in recovery room; post-anesthetic follow-up and evaluation of patients; keeps aware of current techniques, equipment and theory; performs additional acts which the collaborating physician and CRNA agree are within the scope of practice.
Requirements Requirements: (1) Graduate from an approved school of nursing and hold current registration by State Licensing Authorities as a Registered Nurse.
(2) Graduate from an approved program of anesthesia, accredited by the Council of Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs/Schools or its predecessor.
(3) Evidence individual competency by passing a qualifying examination that concurs eligibility for certification by the Council on Certification of Nurse Anesthetists or its predecessor.
(4) Be certified every two years by the Council on Recertification of Nurse Anesthetists.
(5) Hold current authorization from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to practice in the expanded role under Massachusetts Regulations of the Board of Nursing (244 CMR 4.00).
Requisition Number: 16-0188
Post Date: 9/15/2016
Hours Per Week: 40