Ohio State University Hospital The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, West 10th Avenue, Columbus, OH, United States
Jul 27, 2017Full time
Position summary Clinical Nurse Anesthetist (Job Opening 429499) - Scope of Position The Ohio State University Medical Center is committed to enhancing the quality of care our patients receive. The CRNA functions as an integral Member of the patient care team, whose members reflect a culture of cooperation, enthusiasm, and mutual respect. The team provides patient care and supportive services that are directed toward the achievement of quality patient care outcomes, improvement of service levels, reduction in length of hospitalizations and reduction of cost. Position Summary The CRNA is a registered, professional advanced practice nurse who demonstrates excellence in all areas of anesthesia practice including but not limited to anesthesia case management, staff education and clinical research. The CRNA manages complex, unpredictable anesthesia situations. The CRNA must be competent in technical, cognitive and interpersonal skills required to serve those patients receiving anesthesia care and services. The CRNA is expected to practice within the established Medical Center, anesthesia, and nursing standards of practice (policies, procedures, protocols), and adhere to the Intensive Caring Value Statements. The CRNA works as a member of the patient care team and collaborates with an MDA in the anesthetic care of each and every patient. Education and experience Graduate of an accredited school of nursing and a graduate of an accredited school of nurse anesthesia (18month or 24month program) Current Ohio RN licensure and also current Ohio Certificate of Authority as a CRNA. Current certification by the Council of Certification of Nurse Anesthetists (CCNA). Current ACLS certification. Must be eligible to obtain clinical privileges as designated by the OSUMC Corporate Credentialing Office. On going: Must maintain the following: Ohio Certificate of Authority, CCNA certification, ACLS certification, Clinical credentials with OSUMC Corporate Credentialing.