CRNA - LHMI - Anesth in Port Huron, MI at Lake Huron Medical Center

Date Posted: 5/7/2021

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Overview  

Lake Huron Medical Center has an unparalleled tradition of providing compassionate, high-quality health care to the Blue Water Area for nearly 65 years. Our rich history of delivering lifesaving and life-changing medical care to our neighbors stands at our core as we continue to make health care accessible to all and tailored to fit our community's specific needs. We are dedicated to providing innovative, quality patient care, close to home. Utilizing state-of-the-art equipment and advanced technology along with evidence-based practices; we will provide superior health care to every patient, every time. As a member of Prime Healthcare, our patients benefit from the expertise of a larger hospital system, in a smaller, more personal setting. We believe that in health care, just like in life, minutes always matter.

    LHMC is accredited by The Joint Commission. Rated five stars by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (2020). Lake Huron Medical Center is very proud to offer the best patient quality and safety by national standards in the Blue Water Area
Responsibilities Performs role of surgical assistant for a variety of surgical procedures under direct supervision of attending surgeon.  The RNFA shall provide aid in exposure, homeostasis, closure and other interoperative technical functions.  Performs role of circulating nurse and/or scrub nurse when required.  Assesses patient status, maintains a safe care environment, manages equipment use and delegates/directs care provided by O.R. Technicians, Nursing Assistants and other support personnel.  Position requires on-call coverage.

 

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Education and Work Experience
1. Three years RN experience in perioperative nursing.
2. Graduate of accredited school of nursing. BSN preferred. Successful completion of additional educational preparation specific to the role of the RNFA including a supervised clinical component.
3. Currently licensed as a registered professional nurse in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
4. Current certification in BLS (AHA) and/or ACLS (AHA)
5. Current certification in Perioperative Nursing (CNOR) preferred.
6. Knowledge and skill in applying principles of aseptic technique. Demonstrates skills in the following intraoperative nursing behaviors: handling tissue, using instruments, providing exposure, providing hemostasis.

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