Reference #294216   Priority Posting - CRNA Job - (Group: Academic)

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Essential Information [ show unanswered questions ]

Facility Name:
The University of Kansas Health System
Facility Street:
4000 Cambridge Street
Facility City:
Kansas City
Facility State:
Kansas
Facility Zip Code:
66103
Facility Country:
United States
Duration of position:
Full Time
Brief Description:
Responsible for administering and monitoring anesthesia to patients during surgical and/or obstetrical procedures.
Full Description:
Responsibilities
•Must be able to perform the professional, clinical and or technical competencies of the assigned unit or department.
•Note: These statements are intended to describe the essential functions of the job and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities. Skills and duties may vary dependent upon your department or unit. Other duties may be assigned as required.
•Assesses patients before anesthesia including analyzing medical history and planning anesthesia delivery.
•Administers various types of anesthesia including inhalational, intravenous, regional anesthetics based on anesthetic plan. Performs any necessary invasive procedures including insertion of catheters.
•Observes and records all patient functions being continuously monitored and evaluates need for ancillary drugs to maintain normal functioning.
•Consults with staff anesthesiologist as necessary regarding patient condition.
•Documents for patient record all relevant assessment, care and monitoring data.
•Ensures availability of required supplies and equipment before anesthetic procedure.
•Educates patients, families and staff on anesthesia aspects related to conditions and diseases. Reassures patient before procedure. Accompanies to recovery area to ensure condition satisfactory.

*Must be able to perform the professional, clinical and or technical competencies of the assigned unit or department.

*Note: These statements are intended to describe the essential functions of the job and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities. Skills and duties may vary dependent upon your department or unit. Other duties may be assigned as required.

Qualifications
Required:
•Completion of nursing course, graduate of anesthesia school
•Minimum of two years nursing experience, preferably one year as Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist
•Copy of the current license for the State of Kansas
•Current certification with the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists
•Completed Competency Checklist
•BLS/ACLS (Courses must be American Heart Association, American Red Cross or approved by the American Heart Association. They must also contain a skills check off as part of the course)
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?
FIRST Call frequency varies
Day off after FIRST call?
Always
How often will CRNA be on SECOND call?
SECOND Call frequency varies
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
Anesthesia for outpatient surgery
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?
CRNA

Job Information and Duties [ show unanswered questions ]

Number of CRNAs needed?
3
Is this a Chief CRNA position?
No
Number of Full-time anesthesiologists
85
Number of Full-time CRNAs
105
Number of Part-time CRNAs
14
Will CRNA insert Central Venous catheters?
Negotiable
Will CRNA insert arterial catheters?
Usually
Will CRNA insert lumbar epidural catheters?
Sometimes
Will CRNA administer spinal anesthesia?
Usually
Will CRNA administer Axillary Brachial Plexus Blocks?
Never
Will CRNA administer other regional anesthesia blocks?
Never
Will CRNA be a hospital employee?
Yes
Will CRNA be an Anesthesia Group employee?
No

Job Requirements [ show unanswered questions ]

Subspecialty Fellowship Required?
No
State License Required
Kansas
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
Negotiable
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?
Negotiable
New Graduates Acceptable?
Yes

Salary and Income Information [ show unanswered questions ]

Amount of Sign-on Bonus
Negotiable
Sign-on Bonus commitment
Two yrs
Malpractice Paid?
Yes
Does this job provide Salary Income?
Yes
Does this job provide time and 1/2 pay for hours greater than 40 in a week?
Negotiable
Weeks Paid Educational Leave
1 Week
Weeks Paid Vacation
6 Weeks
Medical Insurance 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
The University of Kansas Health System
Anesthesia Group Web Site
https://www.kansashealthsystem.com/
Does Anesthesia Group have an exclusive contract?
No

Facility Information [ show unanswered questions ]

Name of Anesthesiologist who is the Medical Director and years with group
Seth Jacob - 10 years
Name of CRNA who is the Chief CRNA and years with group
David Pennington - 7 years
Why is the group needing more CRNAs?
growth
Is practice limited to one hospital or involves several hospitals?
One Hospital
Practice involves a Surgery Center
Yes
Practice involves Office Based Anesthesia?
No
Is there an Approved Physician residency program?
Yes
Is there Anesthesia training for Physician house staff?
Yes
Is there a CRNA training program?
Yes
Is there an Anesthesiologist Assistant training program?
No
Number of OB deliveries per year
1,201-1,300
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
The University of Kansas Health System
Link to Apply for Job
https://external-kansashealthsystem.icims.com/jobs/12237/certified-rn-anesthetist-crna/job?hub=12&mobile=false&width=1160&height=500&bga=true&needsRedirect=false&jan1offset=-360&jun1offset=-300
Company internal Job ID Number for this position
2019-12237
Contact Name
Colleen Peterson
Contact Email
Contact Street Address 1
4000 Cambridge Street
Contact Street Address 2
Mailstop 1034
Contact City
Kansas City
Contact State
Kansas
Contact Zip Code
66103
Contact Country
United States
Contact Voice Phone
913-617-5868
Contact Web Site
https://external-kansashealthsystem.icims.com/jobs/12237/certified-rn-anesthetist-crna/job?hub=12&mobile=false&width=1160&height=500&bga=true&needsRedirect=false&jan1offset=-360&jun1offset=-300
Preferred Contact Method
Link to Apply for Job

Post Information

Date Posted 11/26/19 07:01am
Last Updated 11/26/19 07:01am
Posted By rlambert@kumc.edu
Reference # 294216
Priority Priority Posting
Section CRNA
Form Type Job
User Type Group: Academic
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