Nurse Anesthetist Ethics

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A certified register nurse anesthetist (CRNA) is an advance practice nurse who collaborates with doctors, anesthesiologist and other medical professionals. They are qualified to make their own judgments of anesthesia care based on their education, licensure, and certification. Before any CRNA delivers anesthesia they must first evaluate their patient, talk to them about the procedures. They also can provide pain management. Furthermore, CRNAs are legally responsible for the anesthesia care they provide and are recognized in state law in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands. The American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) has adopted this Code of Ethics to guide its members in corresponding to their…show more content…
This program takes 36 months of completion and 65 credit hours. A minimum of 3.0 GPA is allowed in this institution and the deadlines for the application is September 15, 2016. Another institute is the University of Tennessee Chattanooga (UTC) are offering Master of Science in Nursing: Concentration in Nurse Anesthesia, Post-Master 's Certificate. The cost for this institute for students out of State tuition is $90,258. Special fees and expenses are $8,135 with a grand total of $98,393. It takes 27 months being a full time student and must complete 85 semester credit hours. The Median pay for CRNAs is $159,000 the most pay with $205,000. In 10-year job the growth has been19.0% with a total job of 55,600. The rating people will say about CRNA is an A within personal satisfaction, a D with stress so I’m guessing their will be lots of stress within this job. An A in benefit to society and a C with flexibility. This job isn’t easy but it worth it. Experience is required in almost everything that include medical field. CRNAs have a requirement of Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)Registered Nursing License, 1-2 years Critical Care / ICU experience , Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better, Combined Minimum GRE score of 1,000 or better, TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) as applicable, Certifications
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