Department: Department Of Health And Human Services
Agency: National Institutes of Health
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This position is located in the Department of Perioperative Medicine (DPM). DPM is responsible for providing anesthesia and surgical services to actively support the mission of the Clinical Center. The DPM provides service and support for approximately 2000 surgical cases per year. The CRNA resolves complex anesthesia and anesthesia-related care problems by request or assignment by staff anesthesiologists. Care is rendered to children and adults with complex pathologies. The CRNA is part of the Clinical Centers ready work force. Ready work force means that any member of this Department will be available for reassignment and capable of assuming other CRNA care responsibilities in the event of staffing requirement.
The Department of Perioperative Medicine is seeking to fill a Nurse Anesthetist position. The ideal candidate will possesses the following: Graduate of a Nurse Anesthesia educational program accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA) and have passed the certification examination administered by the Council on Certification of Nurse Anesthetists.
- U.S. Citizenship requirement met by closing date.
- Position is subject to a background investigation.
- Pre employment medical screening may be required.