Novotus/UAP - Houston, TX

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Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA)
United Surgical Partners International, based in Dallas, TX is a company that specializes in the development and operation of Ambulatory Surgical Facilities in the U.S. and the UK. We provide first-class surgical services for local communities and recognize our employees are our number one assets. USPI provides exceptional opportunities for development and career growth within the local area and nationally.
Job Summary
The CRNA/Anesthetist will provide anesthetic care for all types of patients undergoing endoscopic procedures in accordance with the standards of the American Association of Nurse Anesthetist, and department policies and procedures. General hours: Monday-Friday 6:30 to 2:30pm

Administers anesthesia and anesthesia-related care in four general categories to include pre-anesthetic preparation and evaluation; anesthesia induction, maintenance and emergence; post-anesthesia care; and perianesthetic and clinical support functions.

Performs and documents a pre-anesthetic assessment and evaluation of the patient, including requesting consultations and diagnostic studies; selecting, obtaining, ordering, and administering pre-anesthetic medications and fluids; and obtaining informed consent for anesthesia. Also select and initiate the planned anesthetic technique which may include: MAC, general and intravenous sedation.

Basic Qualifications

- Must be a graduate of an accredited nurse anesthesia education program and have knowledge of controlled substance policies in accordance with Federal and State Law.

- Minimum of 2 years experience with the demonstrated ability to work independently in a fast paced environment.

Required Licensure/Certifications:


-Active and unrestricted RN license in the state of Texas

-Must be licensed as a Nurse Anesthetist and Board certified by Council on Certification of Nurse Anesthetists

-American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) membership is preferred.