Anesthetist - Cardiac, EUH & EUHM, CAA or CRNA Student Applicants Only

  • Emory
  • Atlanta, GA, United States
  • May 13, 2022
Full time

Job Description


At Emory Healthcare, our mission is to create and promote a culture that supports the growth and development of our Anesthetists, and in collaboration with the health care team, provide high-quality value-based care to patients and the community.

Our Certified Anesthesiologist Assistants and Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists are an integral part of the Emory Healthcare integrated academic health care system committed to caring, excellence, integrity and value.

Some highlights of joining the Emory Healthcare team:
  • Emory University Hospital named Top 100 Global Hospital
  • An 11-hospital system with 254 outpatient locations and close to 1,000 Advanced Practice Providers
  • Rewarded with highly competitive compensation and benefit packaged
  • A strong multidisciplinary collaborative health care team that values shared decision making
  • Academic health care setting that partners closely with Emory School of Medicine
  • A culture of strong system leadership, research, education and mentorship


We are actively recruiting current CAA and CRNA students for our Cardiac team. Position will be based at both Emory University Hospital and Emory University Hospital Midtown.

Position is open to students who will be graduating from their programs by the end of December 2022. Interested applicants are required to attach a Letter of Interest for the position. Please make a note in your Letter of Interest if you are interested in multiple service lines and if you have an order of preference.

  • Under the direction of an Anesthesiologist, assists in the administration of general and regional anesthesia to surgical and non-surgical procedure patients.
  • Performs initial acute cardio-pulmonary resuscitation in life-threatening situations or as directed by a physician.
  • Interprets and records patient's physiological and pharmacological status.
  • Assists the Anesthesiologist in gathering routine pre-op data.
  • Instructs others in principles and practices of anesthesia, respiratory care and cardio-pulmonary resuscitation as directed by the anesthesiologist.
  • Assists in research projects as carried out by an Anesthesiologist.
  • Establishes multi-parameter monitoring of patient prior to, during and after anesthesia or in other acute care situations, including ECG, direct arterial pressure, central venous pressure, arterial blood gas determinations, hematocrits, and routine measurement of temperature, respiration, blood pressure, and heart rate.
  • Establishes other monitoring as may be developed for anesthesia and intensive care use.
  • Manages pre- and post-anesthetic care, including ventilatory support of patients as assigned by an Anesthesiologist.
  • Manages ventilators and other respiratory care parameters as directed by the physician.

  • Master's degree in Anesthesia
  • Certified by National Commission for Certification of Anesthesiologist Assts (NCCAA) or American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA)
  • Must maintain biannual certification through the submission of Continuing Medical Education credits (CMEs)
  • Georgia licensure as Anesthesiologist Assistant or Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist
  • BLS certification required.
  • Based on established hospital/department/unit standards, employees may not perform all duties listed in this job description.