Akron Children's Hospital Careers


Akron, Ohio

Job Description

About Us

Akron Children’s Hospital is one of the largest independent pediatric hospitals in the U.S., and ranked among the best children’s hospitals by U.S. News and World Report. Our dedicated staff serves nearly 800,000 patient visits per year through our 2 hospital campuses and a large network of locations offering primary and specialty care.

We are leading the way to healthier futures for children and communities through expert medical care, research, and prevention and wellness programs. As a teaching affiliate of Northeast Ohio Medical University and other universities, we train new generations of pediatricians, specialists, nurses and pharmacists every year.


  1. To treat every child as we would our own
  2. To treat others as we would like to be treated
  3. To turn no child away for any reason

We are seeking people who are committed to fostering a diverse environment in which patients, family and staff from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, and personal experiences are welcomed, included and can thrive.

Shift Information: Day Job

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
  • 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

Akron Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.

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