Sutter Health Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (Crescent City, CA) (Full Time) in Crescent City, California


Under the supervision of a licensed anesthesiologist or operating physician, performs routine and emergency anesthesia care and resuscitative support for assigned patients. Evaluates and coordinates a total anesthesia regimen to deliver quality care that meets the needs of each patient. Assesses and prioritizes anesthetic decisions, administers anesthetic agents under established protocols and guidelines, and communicates patient status to healthcare team members. Monitors patient reactions and vital signs during and after anesthesia and takes remedial action when warranted. Complies with applicable state health and safety laws, standards of practice, and policies to ensure proper anesthesia recovery.



· Education:

  • California State Licensure as a Registered Nurse. Compliance with State regulatory requirements for certification as a Nurse Anesthetist in the State of California.

  • BSN Preferred

  • Graduation from an approved program of nursing anesthesia accredited by the Council of Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Education Programs or its predecessor.

  • Certification by the Council on Certification or re-certification by the Council on re-certification or their respective predecessors or if pending initial re-certification, evidence of graduation from an approved nurse anesthesia program.

  • Current certification in BLS and ACLS

  • Current certification in NRP.

· Experience:

  • Experience initiating, monitoring and maintaining regional and general anesthesia is required.

· Knowledge:

  • Professional certification by the Council on re-certification attests to the individual competence in the specialty area based on fulfillment of prescribed criteria.

· Special Skills/Equipment:

  • Education and training in the administration of regional and general anesthesia.

  • Education and training in the resuscitation of neonates

  • Good communication skills.

  • Ability to work well with others.

Primary Location: California, North Coast, Crescent City

Organization: Sutter Coast Hospital, Crescent City, CA

Employee Status: Regular

Employee Referral Bonus: No

Benefits: Yes

Position Status: Exempt

Union: No

Job Shift: Day/Evening

Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift

Days of the Week Scheduled: Other

Weekend Requirements: Rotating

Schedule: Full Time

Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: 80

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.