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Emory Healthcare/Emory University Anesthetist - Emory University Hospital Midtown in Atlanta, Georgia

Overview

Emory University Hospital Midtown is currently seeking

C-AA's and CRNA's to join one of the largest surgical practices in the Southeast.

As one of the leading academic medical systems in the country, Emory Healthcare prides itself on discovering innovative solutions to complex problems. Our Anesthetist's assist in the management of patients undergoing general and regional anesthetics for surgical procedures including major vascular procedures like open and endovascular approach, surgical oncology, urology, oral/maxillofacial surgery, transplants, reconstructive plastic care, and general abdominal procedures.

Minimum Qualifications for C-AA's and CRNA's:

  • Be a graduate of an accredited Anesthesiology Assistant or Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist

  • Licensed and eligible to practice in the state of Georgia

  • C-AA or CRNA board certified

  • General or transplant anesthesia experience preferred

  • American Heart Association BLS certification

  • Willingness to participate in a call team

Description

This position will be based at Emory University Hospital Midtown

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Under the direction of an anesthesiologist, assists in the administration of general and regional anesthesia to surgical and non-surgical procedure patients.

  • Performs initial acute cardio-pulmonary resuscitation in life-threatening situations or as directed by a physician.

  • Interprets and records patient's physiological and pharmacological status.

  • Assists the Anesthesiologist in gathering routine pre-op data.

  • Instructs others in principles and practices of anesthesia, respiratory care and cardio-pulmonary resuscitation as directed by the anesthesiologist.

  • Assists in research projects as carried out by an Anesthesiologist.

  • Establishes multi-parameter monitoring of patient prior to, during and after anesthesia or in other acute care situations, including ECG, direct arterial pressure, central venous pressure, arterial blood gas determinations, hematocrits, and routine measurement of temperature, respiration, blood pressure, and heart rate. Establishes other monitoring as may be developed for anesthesia and intensive care use.

  • Manages pre- and post-anesthetic care, including ventilatory support of patients as assigned by an Anesthesiologist.

  • Manages ventilators and other respiratory care parameters as directed by the physician.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Master's degree in Anesthesia.

  • Certified by National Commission for Certification of Anesthesiologist Assts (NCCAA)

  • Must maintain biannual certification through the submission of Continuing Medical Education credits (CMEs)

  • Georgia licensure as Anesthesiologist Assistant.

  • BLS certifications required.

  • Based on established hospital/department/unit standards, employees may not perform all duties listed in this job description.

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Division The Emory Clinic

Campus Location Atlanta, GA, 30308

Campus Location US-GA-Atlanta

Department TEC Anesthesia - EUHM SS (OR)

Job Type Regular Full-Time

Job Number 74144

Job Category Advanced Practice Providers

Schedule Other

Standard Hours 40 Hours

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