Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) - Keesler Medical Center
Company: Matrix Providers
Posted on: March 12, 2023
Caring for America's military family.
Matrix Providers serves government agencies with the commitment to improving performance in the government's contracted medical staffing system. Founded in 2010 by Dr. Bill Rivard, a retired Army Colonel, Matrix Providers has achieved an unprecedented 99.4% placement rate despite taking on some of the government's most challenging requirements. Trusted by the Department of Defense, we have consistently received high-quality management and customer service ratings since 2012. With corporate staff covering 4,961 miles and six time zones, we're never far away in time, place, or commitment.
Matrix Providers is hiring a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) to join our team of talented professionals who provide healthcare services to our Military Service Members and their families at Keesler Medical Center in Biloxi, Mississippi.
Employment Status: Full-time
Compensation: This is an hourly position, paid bi-weekly.
Schedule: Monday through Friday, 6:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., with one-half-hour lunch. On-call hours are from 3:30 p.m. until 6:30 a.m. Monday through Sunday. Call-Back hours - CRNA will be required to report in person within 30 minutes to the Medical Treatment Facility during on-call hours if needed.
The Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) must have and meet the following:
Degree: Master's degree in nursing.
Education: Graduate from an academic program approved by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Programs (COA).
Certified as a Registered Nurse Anesthetist from the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) or the National Board of Certification and Recertification for Nurse Anesthetists (NBCRNA).
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)
Pediatric Life Support (PALS)
Advances Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)
Experience: A minimum of 36 months experience within the last 48 months.
Licensure: Current, complete, active, and unrestricted license to practice as a registered nurse anesthetist.
Maintaining cleanliness of anesthesia work areas and equipment
Rotation of stock and removal of supplies nearing expiration
Reviewing and updating department operating instructions
Hospital committee representation
Orientation of personnel
Depending on the experience level of contractor personnel, they may be asked by the
Medical Director of the anesthesia department to serve in an advisory/second opinion role to less experienced Health Care Workers. This will only be for a limited amount of time and agreed upon by the contractor personnel and Medical Director prior to assuming this role. In addition, contractors will also perform peer reviews, cart checks, anesthesia float, and any other additional duty upon asked.
Attendance at mandatory Professional Staff meetings and departmental meetings.
Will be required to work with/Clinically supervise Student Nurse Anesthetists
Manage patient anesthesia experience, perform preoperative evaluations and preparations, administer monitored anesthesia care, regional and general anesthesia, monitor and manage patient reactions to anesthesia and surgery, manage fluid therapy, perform and manage invasive monitoring, and perform post-operative evaluations as privileged by the Medical Treatment Facility Credentials Committee.
Perform a pre-anesthetic assessment and evaluation of the patient. This includes obtaining informed consent from the patient, requesting consultations and diagnostic studies, and ordering pre-anesthetic medications.
Develop and implement an anesthetic plan of care.
Perform an assessment immediately before the induction of anesthesia of the patient. This shall include a review of the medical record with regard to the completeness, pertinent laboratory data, time of administration, and dosage of pre-anesthesia medication, together with an appraisal of any changes in the patient's condition from that noted on previous visits. This note shall include any previous anesthetic experiences and complications noted in the medical record.
Maintain the patient's physiologic homeostasis and correct abnormal responses to the anesthesia and surgery.
Collect and interpret patient physiological data by selecting, applying, or inserting noninvasive monitoring modalities.
Manage the patient's airway and pulmonary status.
Manage the patient's emergence and recovery from anesthesia by maintaining homeostasis, providing relief from pain and anesthesia side effects, and preventing complications by selecting, obtaining, ordering, and administrating medications, fluids, or ventilator support.
Record all pertinent events during the introduction of, maintenance of, and emergence from anesthesia, including the dosage and duration of all anesthetic agents, other drugs, intravenous fluids, and blood or blood components on all patients that have received anesthesia care.
Record post-anesthetic visits, including at least one note describing the presence or absence of anesthesia-related complications of the procedure.
Matrix Providers is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. For our EEO Policy Statement, please see https://matrixproviders.com/accessibility-eeo-disclaimer. To learn more about our Benefits Packages, please see https://matrixproviders.com/benefits.
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Caring for America's military family.
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