Marcus Daly Memorial Hospital Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (#122420) in Hamilton, Montana
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (#122420)
Posted: Dec 24, 2020
Facility Marcus Daly Memorial Hospital
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist
(CRNA) opportunity in beautiful Hamilton, Montana!!
Marcus Daly Memorial Hospital is seeking candidates to fill a Certified
Registered Nurse Anesthetist
(CRNA) position. CRNAs practice according to their expertise, Montana state statutes
or regulations, and institutional policy. This position will administer
anesthesia and anesthesia-related care in four general categories: (1)
pre-anesthetic preparation and evaluation; (2) anesthesia induction, maintenance
and emergence; (3) post-anesthesia care; and (4) perianesthetic and clinical
Graduate from a nurse anesthesia educational program accredited by the
Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA)
or its predecessor.
- Pass the certification examination administered by the National Board of
Certification and Recertification of Nurse Anesthetists (NBCRNA).
Licensure and Certifications:
Current Registered Nurse License in the State of Montana. Current BCLS,
ACLS, PALS and NRP certifications.
- Current certification by: the National Board of Certification and Recertification
of Nurse Anesthetists (NBCRNA).
- Recertification is required of CRNAs on a four year basis. Recertification
is administered by the NBCRNA. This council reviews CRNA qualifications
regarding (1) current licensure as a registered nurse, (2) continuing
education (100 CE credits), (3) certification that he or she has been
substantially engaged in the practice of anesthesia during the two year
period, and (4) verification of the absence of mental, physical or other
problems that could interfere with the practice of anesthesia.
- Job Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: CRNAs strive for professional excellence by demonstrating competence and
commitment to clinical, educational, consultative, research, and administrative
practice in the specialty of anesthesia. CRNAs should actively participate
in the development of departmental policies and guidelines, performance
appraisals, peer reviews, and clinical and administrative conferences.
In addition to these activities, CRNAs should assume a leadership role
in the evaluation of the quality of anesthesia care provided throughout
The scope of practice engaged in by the CRNA is within the individual
competence of the CRNA. Each CRNA has the responsibility to maintain competency
in practice. The practicing CRNA maintains his or her state license as
a registered nurse, meets state advanced practice statutory or regulatory
requirements, and maintains recertification as a CRNA.
- Experience: When possible, we require all CRNAs to have at least three years’
experience as a CRNA prior to being hired by M.D.M.H.
About our Community: Hamilton is located in southwestern Montana in the heart of the Bitterroot
Valley, which lies between the Bitterroot Mountain Range and the Sapphire
Mountains. Hamilton is the largest town and the county seat of Ravalli
County with a population of about 45,000 people in the county. Hamilton
is the perfect place to raise a family in a small-town atmosphere that
still provides the amenities of a larger town. The Bitterroot Valley is
perfect for individuals who enjoy hunting, fishing, hiking, skiing, golfing
and snowmobiling. Montana is appropriately referred to as “The Treasure
State” and Hamilton is one of Montana’s finest treasures.
Marcus Daly Memorial Hospital is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.