Mercy Nurse Anesthetist in Lebanon, Missouri
We’re a Little Different
Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.
We don’t believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.
At Mercy, you’ll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We’re a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.
Responsibilities and Qualifications
Demonstrates competency in Pre-Operative Evaluation and Preparation.
Supports life functions in the peri-operative course.
Demonstrates competency in skills necessary to conduct anesthesia.
Properly uses all anesthesia equipment according to protocol for each anesthetic assigned.
Prepares supplies and check anesthesia equipment according to protocol for each anesthetic assigned.
Assist all other members of the Department of Anesthesia, when available.
Provide resuscitative care, when available, throughout hospital.
Attends monthly anesthesia and surgery committee meetings.
Maintains patient confidentiality.
Advises Chief Anesthetist regarding major decisions.
Confirms that surgeon documents that "The plan for CRNA anesthesia was reviewed and approved prior to the administration of anesthesia".
Commits to professional growth and development.
Communicates with other departments and physicians in a courteous and professional manner.
Remains current with changes in policies and procedures and compies with policies and procedures.
Observes universal precautions consistently.
Wears clothing and Health System badge consistent with dress code, and attends to personal hygiene to maintain a clean, well groomed appearance.
Meets Health System attendance standards.
Performs additional duties as assigned.
Each career at Mercy represents unique members of our caring ministry’s “body”, working together for the health and strength of the whole. To achieve our goals, we need all the parts functioning at their best and this requires the specific qualifications that you’ll bring with you:
Education: Bachelors Degree; Masters Degree Preferred
Licensure: Missouri Registered Nurse License
Experience: 5 Years Preferred
Certifications: Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist Certification or Graduate Registered Nurse Anesthetist, Missouri Advanced Practice Certificate
Other: Skills include spinal, epidural, central line access, ability for independent work.
We’ll Support You at Work and Home
Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We’re proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.
What Makes a Good Match for Mercy
Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.
Requisition ID 2018-765513
Category Advanced Practitioner
Position Type PRN
Department Anesthesia Support Services