Kaiser Permanente CRNA - ASC, Largo Medical Center in Largo, Maryland

To provide high quality anesthesia care in accordance with KP standards and applicable regulatory laws and under the supervision of an anesthesiologist.

Essential Responsibilities:

Assist in performing and documenting a pre-anesthetic assessment and evaluation of the patient, including gathering data, requesting consultations and diagnostic studies; selecting, obtaining, ordering, and administering pre-anesthetic medications and fluids; initiating venous access and obtaining informed consent for anesthesia.

Develop a comprehensive anesthetic plan in conjunction with anesthesiologist.

Implement an anesthetic plan by selecting and administering the anesthetics, adjuvant and accessory drugs, and fluids necessary to manage the anesthetic.

Initiate the anesthetic technique which may include: general, regional, local, and sedation.

Select, apply, and insert appropriate non-invasive and invasive monitoring modalities for continuous evaluation of the patient's physical status.

Manage patient's airway, cardiac and pulmonary status using current practice modalities and guidelines.

Facilitate emergence and recovery from anesthesia by selecting, ordering and administering medications, fluids, and ventilatory support.

Implement appropriate post operative pain management.

Respond to emergency situations by providing airway management, administration of emergency fluids and drugs, and using basic or advanced cardiac life support techniques.

Perform patient assessment to ascertain appropriate recovery room placement.

Collaborate with the anesthesia team in developing and periodically reviewing protocols / procedures relevant to department functioning.

Participate in monitoring quality of care according to professional standards and established criteria.

Performs other related duties as directed and as appropriate to scope of practice.

Working hours could change depending on the needs of the department. Possible travel to other sites (Kensington, Gaithersburg & District of Columbia)

Basic Qualifications:

Experience

N/A

Education

Graduate of an accredited school for Nurse Anesthetists required.

License, Certification, Registration

Current RN Licensure in appropriate jurisdiction required.

Current Certification in BLS, ACLS, and PALS required.

Preferred Qualifications:

Two (2) years of clinical experience as a CRNA preferred.

Licensure in the State of Maryland and District of Columbia preferred.

COMPANY: KAISER

TITLE: CRNA - ASC, Largo Medical Center

LOCATION: Largo, Maryland

REQNUMBER: 738850

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.