US Air Force Health Professions
Caring For Those Protecting The Nationhttps://www.airforce.com/careers/specialty-careers/healthcare/overview
Surgeries are performed every day in first-class Air Force medical facilities around the world. As privileged healthcare providers, Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists perform specialized and critical nursing duties for surgical patients before, during and after surgery. An indispensable member of any surgical team, patients rely on their expertise and care every day all around the world. Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA) must have 1 year experience as a RN that includes at least (6) months as a CRNA. It is preferable that they also possess a minimum of (6) months experience in a critical care setting. They have advanced skills, knowledge and training and are credentialed to administer anesthesia and provide pain management for infants through adulthood. They must be proficient in all areas of anesthesia from conscious sedation, local and spinal blocks, epidurals, and general anesthesia for minor procedures through complex surgical cases. Must be proficient in monitoring patients and ensuring hemodynamic stability throughout surgical procedures. CRNAs are used in both the inpatient and outpatient facilities. 4-Year Bonus Amount: $250,000 Retention Bonus amounts starting at $15k - $50k might be available. Inquire with you recruiter. Starting Rank as a Captain (O-3) to provide competitive pay Education Requirement: Advanced Practice Nurses. A Masters or Doctorate (MSN/DNP/PhD) degree in Nursing from a nursing school accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) or Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), is mandatory. CRNA programs must be accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Program. Attend our live chat sessions for Q&A, and to be referred to your zone Nurse Corps Porgam Manager/Recruiter.