Nurse Anesthetist

Gettysburg, PA | Advanced Practice Providers | Tracking Code: 44732

Job Opportunity

Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist

 

Located in beautiful, historic Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, WellSpan Gettysburg Hospital is seeking a full-time Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist.  WellSpan Health is an integrated health system serving the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland.  The organization includes more than 1,600 employed physicians and advanced practice providers, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, eight respected hospitals, approximately 20,000 employees, and more than 200 patient care locations.

 

About the Practice

  • Must be certified as a Nurse Anesthetist; experience preferred
  • Work with an established team of anesthesiologists and CRNAs
  • Excellent work/life balance – Monday-Friday days, no call, no holidays, no weekends
  • Successful candidate must be able to provide care to all ages
  • Non-trauma hospital with approximately 30,000 visits/year

 

Lifestyle/Community

  • Abundant outdoor activities include golf, fishing and hiking the nearby Appalachian Trail
  • Family oriented community with excellent public & private schools
  • Close proximity to Baltimore/DC metro area and Philadelphia

 

Related Links

 

Click Here for more information about WellSpan Health

Click Here for more information on Gettysburg Hospital

 

For immediate confidential consideration or to learn more please contact

Cressa Coldsmith at 717-267-7737

E-mail: ccoldsmith2@wellspan.org

Visit our website:  www.wellspan.org

 

Job Description:

Under the general supervision of the Anesthesiologist, administers anesthetic agents to patients according to establishedstandards and regulations.

 

Duties and Responisbilities

Essential Accountabilities:

  1. Reviews and assesses patient condition and develops anesthesia management plan in collaboration with the Anesthesiologist.
  2. Administers anesthetic agents. Calculates doses and monitors parameters.
  3. Maintains patient documentation.
  4. Responds to code/trauma to establish and maintain patient airways via intubation. Documents treatment rendered.
  5. Transports patients from surgery area to post-anesthesia recovery area. Reports patient status to physician and nurse care giver.
  6. Provides airway management training to residents, students and other staff.
 

NonEssential Accountabilities:

  1. Attends meetings as required, and participates on committees as requested.
  2. Performs other related duties as identified.
 

Common Expectations:

  1. Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span of the assigned patient
  2. population. Assesses and interprets patient age specific data and provides appropriate, age specific treatment. Provides
  3. direct patient care to assigned patient age group(s).
  4. Demonstrates a commitment to patient, visitor and staff by: complying with all applicable safety regulations; learning the impact of medical errors and methodology that will lead to reduction of errors; reporting actual and potential errors, as well as hazardous conditions; identifying opportunities to standardize processes and "error proof" systems that will lead to increased safety; and participating in safety education programs and root cause analyses as required.
  5. Maintains established policies and procedures, objectives, quality assessment, safety, environmental and infection control standards.
  6. Enhances professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, current literature, inservice meetings, and workshops.
  7. Provides outstanding service to all customers; fosters teamwork; and practices fiscal responsibility through improvement
  8. and innovation.
 

Qualifications

  • Notes:
    • Other combinations of formal education, training and experience may be considered.
  • Minimum Experience:
    • 1 - 2 years
    • Req Cert/RegistrationRegistration/certification and current RN and CRNA license in PA
    • Req Course(s)/TrainingGraduation from accredited school of nurse anesthesia
    • Continuing Ed-CompetencyEarn 40 CME every 2 years to maintain certification
  • Minimum Education:
    • Master's Degree
  • Physical Demands:
    • Prolonged, extensive, or considerable standing/walking
    • Lifts, positions, pushes and/or transfers patients
    • Lifts supplies/equipment

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Why WellSpan Health?

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization comprises a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,600 physicians and advanced practice providers, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, eight respected hospitals, more than 20,000 employees and 200 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Employment Benefits

  • Sign-on incentives for new employees (click here for details)
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance
  • Life and accidental death insurance
  • Supplemental life insurance
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Paid time off (PTO)
  • PTO bridging
  • Short-term disability
  • Educational assistance
  • Forgivable loan
  • Flexible spending
  • Credit union
  • Employee recreational activities
  • Childcare
  • Complimentary medicine discounts

Diversity & Inclusion

Welcome. Respect. Value.

Wellspan Health believes that diversity includes all the human characteristics that make each of us similar as well as different. We strive to make every person feel welcomed, respected, and valued while creating a safe and inclusive environment where we all have the individual freedom to express our uniqueness in a respectful manner.

WellSpan Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. It is the policy and intention of the System to maintain consistent and equal treatment toward applicants and employees of all job classifications without regard to age, sex, race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, national origin, ancestry, veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected characteristic. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

Quality of Life

Established in 1800, Adams County includes the borough of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Home to more than 100,000 residents, the town is a mecca for Civil War history buffs and visitors who come to tour the Gettysburg National Battlefield, Gettysburg National Military Park and see the annual Civil War reenactment.

Also located here is Gettysburg College, which has a strong academic reputation in liberal arts. The county is steeped in heritage, and offers a peaceful, country atmosphere, yet is a convenient drive to Washington, D.C., Baltimore, MD and Harrisburg, PA. The area's diversity attracts a lively local music scene, and his home to numerous restaurants and wineries, fresh-produce markets, a ski resort and more. Adams County residents can find local employment in healthcare, tourism, agriculture and manufacturing. (Patient population: 102,000)