POSITION:                Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA)

DEPARTMENT:       Peri-Operative Services/Anesthesia

HOURS:                     Full-time/ Exempt


Education/Training:  Must be a graduate of an accredited school of anesthesia as determined by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs and Commission on Higher Education Accreditation.  Graduates must have passed the Council of Nurse Anesthetist National certification examination.  New graduates may practice under the supervision of a CRNA as a Graduate Nurse Anesthetist while awaiting the opportunity to take/obtain results of the national certification examination.  Must maintain a current Minnesota Registered Nurse’s License.  Must maintain recertification standards set forth by the AANA.  Must maintain current ACLS certification.  Must maintain clinical privileges authorized by Chippewa County Montevideo Hospital Medical Staff.


  • Knowledge of anesthesia equipment
  • Knowledge of medical technology
  • Interpersonal/human relations skills
  • Ability to learn and apply organizational policies and procedures
  • Ability to adapt to work environment changes
  • Ability to maintain records
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality

Experience:  Educational preparation and clinical experience as obtained during accredited education, continuing educational opportunities, and/or previous CRNA position.