A Nurse Anesthetist is a licensed registered nurse with advanced specialty education in anesthesia who, in collaboration with appropriate health care professionals, provides preoperative, intraoperative, and postoperative care to patients and assists in management and resuscitation of critical patients in intensive care, coronary care, and emergency situations. Nurse anesthetists are certified following successful completion of credentials and state licensure review and a national examination directed by the Council on Certification of Nurse Anesthetists. Nurse Anesthetists are registered nurses who are qualified by special training to administer anesthesia in collaboration with a physician or dentist and who can assist in the care of patients who are in critical condition.
|Total number of Nurse Anesthetists on Doctor.com:||32254|
|Percentage of Nurse Anesthetists who are listed as "Board Certified" on Doctor.com:||100%|
|Nurse Anesthetists listed on Doctor.com have been practicing for an average of:||25.2 year(s)|
|Average ProfilePoints™ score for Nurse Anesthetists:||24/80|
|Average Overall User Rating for Nurse Anesthetists:||4 (out of 5)|