Posted: Tuesday, March 6, 2018 8:27 AM
Job Description Currently, CareMount Medical PC is looking to hire several CRNA's to work full-time at our state-of-the-art ambulatory surgery center in beautiful, Northern Westchester County. This opportunity requires : no call, no nights, no weekends. We provide excellent compensation, benefits, work /life balance and the opportunity to work with high quality physicians and staff. If you are looking to work for one of New York's most reputable healthcare organizations, apply today . Position Overview : The CRNA will administer anesthesia and anesthesia-related care in four general categories: (1) preanesthetic preparation and evaluation (2) anesthesia induction, maintenance and emergence (3) postanesthesia care (4) perianesthetic and clinical support functions. The CRNA scope of practice includes, but is not limited to, the following: Essential Duties and Responsibilities : · Performing and documenting a preanesthetic assessment and evaluation of the patient, including requesting consultations and diagnostic studies; selecting, obtaining, ordering, or administering preanesthetic medications and fluids; and obtaining informed consent for anesthesia. · Developing and implementing an anesthetic plan. · Selecting and initiating the planned anesthetic technique that may include general, regional, and local anesthesia and intravenous sedation. · Selecting, obtaining, or administering the anesthetics, adjuvant drugs, accessory drugs, and fluids necessary to manage the anesthetic, to maintain the patient's physiologic homeostasis, and to correct abnormal responses to the anesthesia or surgery. · Selecting, applying, or inserting appropriate noninvasive and invasive monitoring modalities for collecting and interpreting patient physiological data. · Managing a patient's airway and pulmonary status using endotracheal intubation, mechanical ventilation, pharmacological support, respiratory therapy, or extubation. · Managing emergence and recovery from anesthesia by selecting, obtaining, ordering, or administering medications, fluids, or ventilatory support in order to maintain homeostasis, to provide relief from pain and anesthesia side effects, or to prevent or manage complications. · Releasing or discharging patients from a post-anesthesia care area, and providing post-anesthesia follow-up evaluation and care related to anesthesia side effects or complications. · Ordering, initiating or modifying pain relief therapy, through the utilization of drugs, regional anesthetic techniques, or other accepted pain relief modalities, including labor epidural analgesia. · Responding to emergency situations by providing airway management, administration of emergency fluids or drugs, or using basic or advanced cardiac life support techniques. · Additional nurse anesthesia responsibilities which are within the expertise of the individual CRNA. Core Competencies: Preanesthesia assessment Requesting laboratory/diagnostic studies Preanesthetic medication General anesthesia and adjuvant drugs Regional anesthesia techniques Subarachnoid Epidural Caudal Upper extremity Lower extremity Diagnostic and therapeutic nerve blocks Local infiltration Topical Periocular block Transtracheal Intracapsular Intercostal Sedation techniques Cardiopulmonary resuscitation management Invasive and noninvasive monitoring Airway management techniques Mechanical ventilation/oxygen therapy Fluid, electrolyte, acid-base management Blood, blood products, plasma expanders Peripheral intravenous/arterial catheter placement Central venous catheter placement Pulmonary artery catheter placement Acute and chronic pain therapy Post anesthesia care/discharge Qualifications and Education: 1. Holds current state licensure as a registered nurse in the state of New York, and complies with any applicable state statutory or regulatory requirements concerning advanced practice registered nursing. 2. Graduate of a nurse anesthesia educational program accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs or its predecessor. 3. Complies with one of the following requirements regarding certification eligibility, initial certification, or recertification: A) Is currently certified by the Council on Certification of Nurses Anesthetists or its predecessor; or B) Is currently recertified by the Council on Recertification of Nurse Anesthetists. 4. Insurable by an appropriate medical malpractice insurer for the limits required by this institution or state. 5. Demonstrates current competency in the clinical responsibilities for which the candidate is applying. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. CareMount is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability Company Description CareMount Medical, PC is the largest independent multispecialty medical group in New York State, providing comprehensive medical care of the highest quality to over 550,000 patients in 43 locations throughout Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess, Columbia, and Ulster counties. Founded in 1946 as Mount Kisco Medical Group, CareMount has grown to over 525 physicians and advanced practice professionals representing 40 different medical specialties. CareMount is affiliated with world-class organizations including the Massachusetts General Hospital, Mount Sinai Health System, and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. CareMount offers on-site laboratory and radiology services, endoscopy and infusion suites and operates seven urgent-care centers. Our physicians are frequently recognized as best doctors in respected publications and have been featured in lists including New York Magazine’s “Best Doctors”, Westchester and Hudson Valley Magazine’s “Top Doctors” as well as in Castle Connolly Medical’s “Top Doctors”. For additional information about CareMount Medical and its specialties, please visit: www.caremountmedical.com. The group has always maintained a firm commitment to each of our patients to provide high quality medical and surgical care in a warm, friendly setting, and in a caring manner. Each and every member of our professional and support staff is dedicated to this ideal - physicians, nurses, technicians and support personnel.
• Location: Westchester
• Post ID: 163470102 westchester