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Title:  Instructor - Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist - TCH Anesthesiology

Division:  Anesthesiology
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Work Location:  Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX
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Requisition ID:  1619
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 Responsibilities
  • 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 administration 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 a Master's Degree in Anesthesia.

Required: Certification as a Registered Nurse Anesthetist (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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