Akron Children's Hospital Careers


Akron, Ohio

Job Description

Position Description:

Works under the direct supervision of an anesthesiologist to deliver anesthesia for medical and surgical procedures.  Provides patient care before, during and after a medical procedure or surgery by performing a patient assessment, preparing the patient for anesthesia, administering and maintaining the anesthesia to ensure proper sedation and pain management, overseeing patient recovery from anesthesia and caring for the patient's immediate post-operative needs.

Qualifications Required:

Bachelor's degree in nursing, or other appropriate baccalaureate degree and a minimum of one (1) years acute care experience (ICU,ER,etc.) required.  Registered Nurse licensure and successful completion of both an accredited nurse anesthesia educational program and the certification examination required.  Pediatric experience preferred.  Ability to verbally communicate with all members of the health care team, patients and their families require