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CRNA - Per Diem

Orlando, FL 32801
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As one of the nations leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children even those who may never enter our doors through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own.

Equity, diversity, and inclusion guide our growth and strategy. We are looking for individuals who are passionate about, and committed to leading efforts to provide culturally relevant care, reducing health disparities, and helping build a diverse and inclusive team environment. All Nemours associates are expected to ensure that these philosophies are embedded in their day to day work with colleagues, patients and families.

In collaboration with and under the direction of an Anesthesiologist, administers anesthesia to patients as a qualified member of the anesthesia care team. Case assignment and oversight of the overall evaluation of the patient will be determined by an anesthesiologist. The certified registered nurse anesthetist shall demonstrate the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to provide anesthesia care appropriate to the neonatal, pediatric and adolescent population; documents appropriately in the electronic medical record.

Incumbent will participate in departmental and hospital programs for Quality Assessment and Process Improvement, identifying opportunities to improve patient care and, making recommendations and implementing actions as appropriate and consistent with the goals of the Hospital, Anesthesia and Perioperative Services Department.

Performs an individualized pre-anesthetic assessment and evaluation of the patient to include review of consultations, history and physical, and relevant diagnostic studies; Selects, obtains, orders, and administers pre-anesthetic medications and fluid; obtains informed consent for anesthesia
Develops and implements an anesthetic plan based on the patients physiological response
Initiates anesthetic technique that may include, general, regional, local and sedation
Selects, applies and insets appropriate non-invasive and invasive monitoring modalities for continuous evaluation of the patients physical status throughout the perioperative experience
Facilitates emergence and recovery from anesthesia by selecting, obtaining, ordering and administering medications, fluids and ventilation support
Provides appropriate handoff communication to receiving unit postoperatively e.g. PACU, NICU/PICU
Implements acute and chronic pain modalities individualized to the patient
Discharges patients from the post-anesthesia care area and provides post-anesthesia follow-up evaluation and care as appropriate
Responds to emergency situations by providing airway management, administration of emergency fluids and medications using basic or advanced cardiac life support techniques
Appropriately documents pertinent information in the patients electronic medical record, providing timely and accurate anesthetic records
Assists in the coordination and maintenance of anesthesia equipment and supplies.
In collaboration with the anesthesiologists, monitors and evaluates quality of patient care and participates in department quality assurance and performance improvement activities
Attends and participates in departmental meetings and activities
Performs duties within the scope of practice in the state of Florida, practicing according to personal expertise, regulatory requirements and hospital policy
Prioritizes patient care issues and responds accordingly
Practices within regulatory requirements as defined by Joint Commission, American Society of Anesthesia Position Statements, and ACHA

On our 60-acre pediatric health campus, we offer family-centered specialty care, education, and state-of-the-art hospital services, along with world-class pediatric specialties such as rheumatology, interventional radiology, and comprehensive physical and rehabilitation medicine. Nemours Childrens Hospital includes a new Nemours Childrens Clinic, an ambulatory diagnostic center and extensive research and education facilities.

Position Requirements:

  • Graduate from an accredited Registered Nurse program
  • Graduate from a nurse anesthesia educational program that is accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Program (COA) or its predecessor
  • CurrentFlorida Registered Nurse License
  • Current Florida Advanced PracticeRegistered Nurse
  • Current Certification from the National Board of Certification and Recertification for Nurse Anesthetists or it predecessor with biannual recertification required
  • AHA BLS, PALS and ACLS required

Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits, including our unique Bridge to a Healthy Future pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more. As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.

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Posted: 2021-02-08 Expires: 2021-03-09
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Median Salary: $71,730

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