Reference #281622   High Priority Posting - CRNA Job - (Group: Private Practice)

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Essential Information [ show unanswered questions ]

Facility City:
Saratoga NY Region and Albany/Capital District
Facility State:
New York
Facility Country:
United States
Facility Website or Video Link
http://agapc.com
Duration of position:
Full Time
Brief Description:
FT, Variety shifts 40-40+ Call not mandatory is available. OT paid time and a half. Comp package range 230-310K. Tuition assistance.
Full Description:
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) practice under the supervision of an anesthesiologist. and according to their licensure, certification, and expertise to provide anesthesia-related care as specified below:

1. Performing and documenting a pre-anesthetic assessment and evaluation of patient, including diagnostic studies; selecting, obtaining, ordering or administering pre-anesthetic medications or fluids, and obtaining informed consent for anesthesia.

2. Developing and implementing an anesthesia plan.

3. Selecting and initiating the planned anesthetic technique, which may include general, regional, and local anesthesia, and intravenous sedation.

4. Selecting, obtaining, or administering the anesthetics, adjuvant drugs, fluids, and blood products necessary to manage the anesthetic, and to correct abnormal responses to the anesthesia or surgery.

5. Selecting, applying, or inserting appropriate non-invasive monitoring modalities for collecting and interpreting patient physiologic data.

6. Under anesthesia, managing a patient’s airway and pulmonary status using endotracheal intubation, mechanical ventilation, pharmacologic support, respiratory therapy, or extubation.

7. Managing emergence and recovery from anesthesia by selecting, obtaining, ordering, or administering medications, fluids, or ventilator support in order to maintain homeostasis, to provide relief from pain and anesthesia side effects, or to prevent or manage complications.

8. Providing post-anesthesia follow-up evaluation and care to anesthesia side effects or complications.

9. Initiating or modifying pain relief therapy through the use of drugs, regional anesthetic techniques, or other accepted pain relief modalities.

10. Responding to emergency situations by providing airway management, administering emergency fluids or drugs, using basic or advanced cardiac life support techniques.
Employment Status:
W-2 (Employee) or
1099 (Independent Contractor)
W-2
Start Date:
Immediate
Definite Job
or a Pending Job:
Definite Job
How often will CRNA be on FIRST call?
Will NOT be on FIRST call
Day off after FIRST call?
Will NOT be on call
How often will CRNA be on SECOND call?
Will NOT be on SECOND call
How often the CRNA
will be doing each of the following:
Chronic Pain Management
Cardiac Anesthesia
Thoracic Anesthesia
Major Vascular Anesthesia
Obstetric Anesthesia
Pediatric Anesthesia
Neuroanesthesia
Trauma Anesthesia
Critical Care Medicine
Anesthesia for outpatient surgery
Office based Anesthesia
Administrative/ Leadership Duties
Regional Anesthesia
Preop Screening Clinic
Orthopedic Anesthesia
Acute Pain Service
What percentage of the time will the CRNA be Medically Directed by an anesthesiologist?
100%
If the CRNA will be Medically Directed by an Anesthesiologist, who administers the induction agents?
Sometimes CRNA, Sometimes anesthesiologist

Job Information and Duties [ show unanswered questions ]

Number of CRNAs needed?
several immediate full-time positions needed
Is this a Chief CRNA position?
No
Number of Full-time anesthesiologists
39
Number of Part-time anesthesiologists
3
Number of Full-time CRNAs
60
Number of Part-time CRNAs
18
Number of Anesthesia technicians
varies by facility
Will CRNA insert Central Venous catheters?
Never
Will CRNA insert arterial catheters?
Rarely
Will CRNA insert lumbar epidural catheters?
Sometimes
Will CRNA administer spinal anesthesia?
Rarely
Will CRNA administer Axillary Brachial Plexus Blocks?
Never
Will CRNA administer other regional anesthesia blocks?
Never
Will CRNA be a hospital employee?
No
Will CRNA be an Anesthesia Group employee?
Yes

Job Requirements [ show unanswered questions ]

Subspecialty Fellowship Required?
No
State License Required
New York
NBCRNA Certification required?

NBCRNA = National Board on Certification
and Recertification of Nurse Anesthetists
Yes
Is it acceptable to be In the NBCRNA examination process?

NBCRNA = National Board on Certification
and Recertification of Nurse Anesthetists
Yes
Is it acceptable to be Neither NBCRNA Certified nor in the examining process? 

NBCRNA = National Board on Certification
and Recertification of Nurse Anesthetists
No
Is a current ACLS card required?
Yes
Is a current PALS card required?
Yes
New Graduates Acceptable?
Yes

Salary and Income Information

Amount of Sign-on Bonus
Negotiable
Sign-on Bonus commitment
Negotiable
Malpractice Paid?
Yes
Amount of Malpractice Coverage?
$1M/$3M
Does this job provide Salary Income?
Yes
Does this job provide time and 1/2 pay for hours greater than 40 in a week?
Yes
Weeks Paid Educational Leave
Negotiable
Weeks Paid Vacation
Negotiable
Medical Insurance Paid
employer pays majority
Disability Insurance Paid
yes
Retirement Plan Paid
robust profit sharing plan
Interview Expenses Paid
yes
Does this job provide Income as a Full Partner in a group practice?
No
Does this job provide Income from Fee-for-service individual practice?
No
Does this job provide Other Income from Hospital as an employee?
No

Anesthesia Group Information

Anesthesia Group Name
Anesthesia Group of Albany. PC
Anesthesia Group Web Site
http://agapc.com
Does Anesthesia Group have an exclusive contract?
Yes

Facility Information

Name of Anesthesiologist who is the Medical Director and years with group
Lance Wilkins, MD - 14 year
Name of CRNA who is the Chief CRNA and years with group
n/a
Name of Anesthesiologist Assistant(s)
n/a
Names of other CRNA group member(s) and years with group
multiple
Name of Surgeon who works with group
multiple
Name(s) of CRNA(s) who have left the group
n/a
Why is the group needing more CRNAs?
expansion of services
Is practice limited to one hospital or involves several hospitals?
Negotiable
Practice involves a Surgery Center
Negotiable
Practice involves Office Based Anesthesia?
No
Practice involves some other location as described?
several locations
Is there an Approved Physician residency program?
No
Is there Anesthesia training for Physician house staff?
No
Is there a CRNA training program?
No
Is there an Anesthesiologist Assistant training program?
No
Average daily census of hospital
401-500
Number of licensed beds
401-500
Number of surgical cases per year
Greater than 20,000
Number of OB deliveries per year
1,001-1,100
City Population
1 million-2 million
Catchment area for the Hospital
1 million-2 million
City Web Site
http://www.agapc.com
Public School Web site
http://multiple
Private School Web site
http://multiple
Federal Government job?
(Any State license will work)

For example:
•    Veterans Affairs (VA)
•    Military
•    Indian Health
No

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Contact Information [ show unanswered questions ]

Company Name
Anesthesia Group of Albany, PC
Link to Apply for Job
http://www.agapc.com
Contact Name
Kevin Wilson
Contact Email
Contact State
New York
Contact Zip Code
12203
Contact Country
United States
Contact Voice Phone
1-518-463-0050, ext. 101
Contact Fax
1-518-207-2973
Contact Web Site
http://agapc.com
Preferred Contact Method
Email

Post Information

Date Posted 11/22/19 07:37am
Last Updated 11/22/19 07:37am
Posted By pandriakos@nycap.rr.com
Reference # 281622
Priority High Priority Posting
Section CRNA
Form Type Job
User Type Group: Private Practice
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