Instructor - Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist - TCH Anesthesiology

Employer
Baylor College of Medicine
Location
Texas, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Nov 21, 2019

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Health & Medicine, Nursing, Other Health & Medicine, Pediatrics
Employment Type
Full Time


Summary

The Department of Anesthesiology is recruiting for a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist at Texas Children's Hospital to administer anesthesia to pediatric patients prior to surgical or medical procedures, monitors pediatric patients' vital signs and responds to emergency/code situations when warranted.

Job Purpose

Provides specialized nursing service in administering anesthesia to surgical patients.

Job Duties
  • Administers intravenous, spinal and other anesthetics prior to surgical or medical procedures.
  • Assesses and evaluates patients prior to the administration of anesthesia in order to formulate anesthetic plan.
  • Monitors patients' vital signs during and after the adminsitration of anesthesia.
  • Responds to emergency/code situations in order to provide airway management.
  • Records anesthetic information and patient condition on a postoperative report.
  • May supervise or provide direction to student nurse anesthetists.
  • Performs other job related duties as assigned.


Minimum Qualifications

Required: Bachelor's degree in Nursing and Master's Degree in Anesthesia.

Required: Certification as a Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA) from the National Board of Certification & Recertification for Nurse Anesthetists and the Texas Board of Nursing.

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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CA; CH

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