Nurse Anesthetist - CRNA - Arringdon ASC
Company: Duke Careers
Posted on: November 19, 2021
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Nurses from each hospital are consistently recognized each year as
North Carolina's Great 100 Nurses.
Duke University Health System was awarded the American Board of
Nursing Specialties Award for Nursing Certification Advocacy for
being strong advocates of specialty nursing certification.
Duke University Health System has 6000 + registered nurses
Quality of Life: Living in the Triangle!
Be a team member in a brand new concept of patient care in the Duke
University Health System: a series of new ambulatory surgery
centers in Wake County. DUHS's immediate opening for Clinical Nurse
II (RN), Arringdon Ambulatory Surgery Center is a once in a career
opportunity. You'll come in on the ground floor to help build and
grow this initiative, starting with the first Duke Ambulatory
Surgery Center in Arringdon, NC. Your experience will help bring
this new concept to life, build the team to deliver exceptional
care, and open the door to grow with Duke from the ground up.
Learn more here:
Administer anesthetics to render patients insensible to pain during
surgical, obstetrical and other medical procedures.
--- Administer general anesthetics to render patients insensible to
pain during surgical, obstetrical and other medical procedures;
take necessary remedial action to aspirate secretions from throat
larynx and trachea as required.
--- Determine, set up and prepare necessary drugs, supplies and
equipment for the administration of anesthetics; assemble gas
machine and test to insure proper functioning; ensure availability
of proper type blood for emergency use.
--- Study patient records to determine probable effects of
anesthetic on patient; monitor vital signs during course of
procedure; take necessary action to ensure a near normal
physiological status of the patient.
--- Prepare patients for anesthesia to include explaining
procedures and positioning patient on operating room table; record
condition of patient and type of anesthetic used on patient's
--- Assist in moving patient from operating room to recovery area;
check patient periodically and take remedial measures to alleviate
unfavorable post anesthesia effects as required.
--- Supervise and instruct student nurse anesthetists in the
administration of general anesthetics; assist in evaluating
clinical performance and progress; instruct residents, interns and
allied health students in the procedures and techniques of
--- Disassemble equipment and clean work area; report necessary
equipment repairs and adjustments to proper personnel.
--- Maintain records of each anesthetic administered and prepare
periodic reports related to activities.
--- Perform other related duties incidental to the work described
Master's degree from a school of nurse anesthesia approved by the
State Accrediting Agency and the Council on Accreditation of the
American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) required.
None required above education/training requirement.
Degrees, Licensures, Certifications
Must have current or compact RN licensure in the state of North
Eligibility for certification by the AANA as a certified Nurse
Anesthetist is required.
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