Nurse Anesthetist

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About this program

A program that prepares registered nurses to administer anesthetics and provide care for patients before, during and after anesthesia. Includes instruction in the biochemistry and physics of anesthesia; advanced anatomy and physiology; clinical pharmacology of anesthetics and adjunctive drugs; pain management; acute care and operating room practice; clinical technology and procedures; emergency intervention; patient assessment and education; and legal issues.

Career Opportunities

Nurse Anesthetists

Rosecella Chambers from Surgery centers
1 reviews
administer anesthesia, monitor patient's vital signs, and oversee patient recovery from anesthesia. May assist anesthesiologists, surgeons, other physicians, or dentists. Must be registered nurses who have specialized graduate education.
$189190
Master's degree
Strong job growth
High job satisfaction
Personality Match

Interest Match

Nursing Professors

Dr. Jenna Liphart Rhoads Ph.D., RN, CNE from Texas Women’s University
1 reviews
demonstrate and teach patient care in classroom and clinical units to nursing students. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
$84060
Master's degree
Strong job growth
High job satisfaction
Personality Match

Interest Match


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