CRNA in Iowa starting 11/30 for an ongoing locum need

  • DocStar Medical Partners
  • Iowa, USA
  • Oct 27, 2020
Travel CRNA

Job Description

Shift(s) Needed: Day shift -6:30am - 4:00p

Description of Call Coverage:     

1st Call  Monday through Friday and Last shift (2nd Call) Monday through Friday;

Weekends: Day shift/call 0630 to 1500 Saturday and Sunday with 2nd Call coverage the rest of the hours until 700 Monday; Late shift-1500 through 0700 next day for the scheduled and emergent cases.  Work as a team so that if one is working and there is another case that cannot wait then the 2nd provider on call that weekend is called in.

Weekday Call Hours: 7a-7a 1st Call; 1130 to 0700 2nd Call (Late Shift)

Weekend Call Hours: 7a-7a Saturday through Monday morning

Call Back (coming into facility)%: 70%

Phone consult %: 2%



Average number of surgical cases:    6900 O.R. (600/mo.); 2500 Endoscopy cases  (270/mo.)

Average number of pain management cases: 3/day ESIs/LPs

Percentage of:

General %   20%

OB %     8%

Neuro %    Zero

Cardiac %    Zero

Thoracic %   <2%

Complex vascular %  <1%

Complex orthopedic %   43%

Bariatric %   Zero.

Documentation system (EMR / Narrative / Template / etc.): We use Cerner as our Electronic Health record; There are several templates in the system that are used;


Required Procedures:

General Adult, Pediatric, Neonatal

Spinal anesthesia, Epidural anesthesia, Regional anesthesia

Obstetrical cases

Neurosurgical cases:

Dental cases

Ventilation mgmt.( establishing and maintaining an airway; various modes of ventilation)

Local Infiltration

Topical Application

Minor Nerve Blocks

IV Regional anesthesia, Plexus anesthesia

Management in problems of pain relief by Anesthetic techniques

Lumbar epidural steroid injection, Thoracic epidural steroid injection


Preferred Procedures:

Local Infiltration

Topical Application

Minor Nerve Blocks

IV Regional anesthesia

NBCRNA Certified - Required
IA License in hand - Required
BLS, ACLS, PALS - Required
  • ACLS
  • BLS
  • Controlled Substance (CSR/CDS)
  • DEA
  • PALS
  • Iowa