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Clinical Instructor (CRNA) - Anesthesiology

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Date: Sep 14, 2017

Location: Cincinnati, OH, US

CLINICAL INSTRUCTOR of Anesthesiology

Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist

UNIVERSITY of CINCINNATI College of Medicine

 

The University of Cincinnati is a premier, public, urban research university; ranked as one of America's top 26 public research universities by the National Science Foundation. U.S. News has ranked UC in the Top Tier of America's Best Colleges. The Chronicle of Higher Education calls UC a "research heavyweight". Forbes, Delta Sky and Travel + Leisure magazines have named UC one of the most beautiful campuses. #HottestCollegeInAmerica


UC is one of the largest employers in the Cincinnati region, employing over 15,000 full time ad part time faculty, staff and student workers. The College of Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology is looking for a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA). This position will support the University's mission and commitment to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff and all our activities.

 

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Conduct preoperative evaluation: assess condition of patient and appropriate anesthetic technique in consultation with attending anesthesiologist.
  • Prepare appropriate equipment for administration of anesthesia.This involves, but is not limited to, checking machines, appropriate small equipment, blood pressure cuffs, endotracheal tubes, and drugs for the conduit of anesthesia.
  • Administer anesthesia, giving drugs and monitoring vital signs and other indicators of anesthesia’s effects on patients.The regular, frequent, and accurate recording of patient’s condition during and immediately following the administration of anesthetic drugs is required.
  • Conduct postoperative follow-up.Accompany the patient to the PACU assuring that the patient’s condition is optimal.Visit in-house patient within 24-48 hours following anesthesia to assess post-anesthetic recovery.
  • CRNA shall administer anesthesia only under the direct supervision of a faculty physician anesthesiologist.
  • Report any malfunctioning equipment.
  • Supervise RNSA students in clinical instruction and the administration of anesthetics.
  • Participate in call coverage with faculty anesthesiologists.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Master’s degree, with DNP degree preferred.
  2. Current Nursing license in the state of Ohio.
  3. Certificate of Authority to practice in Ohio as a CRNA by the Ohio Board of Nursing.
  4. Current certification or recertification as a nurse anesthetist by the NBCRNA.
  5. Meets the educational requirements as set forth by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs.

 

The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.

 

The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.

 

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