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    This is a Direct Hire Solicitation.

    The Defense Health Agency, National Capital Region Medical Directorate (NCR-MD) is the future of Military Medicine- a partnership in World Class Medical Healthcare. The Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, the National Intrepid Center of Excellence (NICoE), Fort Belvoir Community Hospital, Dilorenzo Clinic and the Joint Pathology Center, provide world class medical services to the nation's service members and their families.

    About the Position:
    This position is with Department of Surgery, Anesthesia, located at Fort Belvoir Community Hospital. Services provided include the most recent advances in both general and regional anesthesia for surgical main operating room (OR), labor and delivery, pre-operative clinic, recovery room, and anesthetic procedures out of the OR (including, but not limited to endoscopy, interventional cardiovascular suite, stone center, pediatric radiology and emergency room). Exposure to contagious and infectious disease is common.

    Who May Apply: U.S. Citizens

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    Responsibilities

    As a Nurse Anesthetist you will provide direct anesthetic services to eligible beneficiaries at Fort Belvoir Community Hospital (FBCH). Apply a mastery of nursing to the latest developments in the rapid and continuing advancement of the anesthesiology field. Incorporates experimental and ground-breaking technology in the treatment of diverse and highly complex patient care, facilitating policy and program changes in the delivery of professional anesthesia services. Maintain responsibility for determining the optimal type and method of anesthesia care to administer, for a broad range of surgical procedures, including the most complex performed at the medical treatment facility (MTF). Scope of practice includes, but is not limited to, direct patient care; patient and staff education; research, consultation and referral, with physician and therapeutic interventions, as needed. Provide anesthesia and related services, in accordance with hospital regulatory, licensing and credentialing policies, and with American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) Guidelines for Nurse Anesthesia Practice and Code of Ethics.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    U.S. Citizens

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    0610 Nurse

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