CRNA / CAA PRN - Cardiac Team

The Emory Clinic
Campus Location
Atlanta, GA, 30322
Campus Location
TEC Anesthesia - CT EUH (OR)
Job Type
PRN / Registry
Job Number
Job Category
Advanced Practice Providers
Standard Hours
4 Hours
Hourly Minimum
USD $200.00/Hr.
Hourly Midpoint
USD $200.00/Hr.


The Cardiothoracic Anesthetist Team at Emory University Hospital (EUH) & Emory University Hospital Midtown (EUHM) is seeking to hire Anesthetists - Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) or Certified Anesthesiologist Assistant (CAA) - to work on a Registry/PRN basis.


Work Hours/Schedule:

  • PRN


  • Cardiothoracic, Transplant and/or General Anesthesia experience highly preferred.

Highlights of joining the Emory University Hospital & Emory University Hospital Midtown Cardiac Anesthetist Team:

  • PRN rate: $200/- per hour.
  • Monthly bonus opportunity with minimum of 8 shifts of 8-hours. 
  • Eligible for Emory Healthcare’s High Deductible Health Plan (HDHP) and the 403(b) Retirement Plan (conditions apply). 

EUH & EUHM Cardiac Anesthetist Team assists in the management of patients undergoing general anesthesia for surgical procedures including heart and lung transplants, VADs, ECMO, CABGs, robotic CABGs, conventional valve surgery, minimally invasive valve surgery, VATs, robotic lobectomies, general thoracic. We also participate in out- of- OR procedures including TAVRs, Mitral clips, TEVARs, EP procedures, and anesthesia for TEEs and cardioversions.


All Anesthetists are expected to supervise Student Anesthetists, participate managing patient needs at both Emory University Hospital (EUH) and Emory University Hospital Midtown (EUHM) as well as have the opportunity to participate in clinical research. 


At all Emory Healthcare sites our CAAs, CRNAs and MDs collaborate within the Anesthesia Care Team model ensuring the highest level of quality and safety for our patients.


  • Under the direction of an Anesthesiologist, assists in the administration of general and regional anesthesia to surgical and non-surgical procedure patients.
  • Performs initial acute cardio-pulmonary resuscitation in life-threatening situations or as directed by a physician; Instructs others in principles and practices of anesthesia, respiratory care and cardio-pulmonary resuscitation as directed by the Anesthesiologist.
  • Interprets and records patient's physiological and pharmacological status, assists the Anesthesiologist in gathering routine pre-op data.
  • Assists in research projects as carried out by an Anesthesiologist.
  • Establishes multi-parameter monitoring of patient prior to, during and after anesthesia or in other acute care situations, including ECG, direct arterial pressure, central venous pressure, arterial blood gas determinations, hematocrits, and routine measurement of temperature, respiration, blood pressure, and heart rate.
  • Establishes other monitoring as may be developed for anesthesia and intensive care use. Manages pre- and post-anesthetic care, including ventilator management/support, other respiratory care parameters as assigned/directed by an Anesthesiologist.


  • Graduate of an accredited Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) or Certified Anesthesiologist Assistant (CAA) Master’s Degree program.
  • Licensed or eligible to practice in the State of Georgia.
  • Certified by National Board of Certification and Recertification for Nurse Anesthetists (NBCRNA) or National Commission for Certification of Anesthesiologist Assistants (NCCAA).
  • Must maintain biannual certification through the submission of Continuing Medical Education credits (CMEs).
  • BLS certification from American Heart Association (AHA) required.

Additional Details


Emory Healthcare, part of Emory University, is the most comprehensive academic health system in Georgia.  At Emory Healthcare, our mission is to create and promote a culture that supports the growth and development of our Anesthetists, and in collaboration with the health care team, provide high-quality value-based care to patients and the community.


Highlights of joining the Emory Healthcare team:

  • Emory University Hospital named Top 100 Global Hospital
  • An 11-hospital system with 254 outpatient locations and close to 1,000 Advance Practice Providers
  • Rewarded with highly competitive compensation and benefit package
  • A strong multidisciplinary collaborative health care team that values shared decision making
  • Academic health care setting that partners closely with Emory School of Medicine
  • A culture of strong system leadership, research, education and mentorship


Supporting a diverse, equitable and inclusive culture.  Emory Healthcare (EHC) is dedicated to providing equal opportunities and access to all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, gender, genetic information, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression and/or veteran's status. EHC does not discriminate on the basis of any factor stated above or prohibited under applicable law. EHC respects, values and celebrates the unique perspectives and backgrounds of all individuals. EHC aspires to create an environment of collaboration and true belonging for all our patients and team members.  Emory Healthcare (EHC) is committed to achieving a diverse workforce through equal opportunity and nondiscrimination policy in all aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline, terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, and training.



EHC will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request. To request this document in an alternate format or to request a reasonable accommodation, please contact the Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.”



20-50 lbs; 0-33% of the work day (occasionally); 11-25 lbs, 34-66% of the workday (frequently); 01-10 lbs, 67-100% of the workday (constantly); Lifting 50 lbs max; Carrying of objects up to 25 lbs; Occasional to frequent standing & walking, Occasional sitting, Close eye work (computers, typing, reading, writing), Physical demands may vary depending on assigned work area and work tasks.



Factors affecting environment conditions may vary depending on the assigned work area and tasks.  Environmental exposures include, but are not limited to: Blood-borne pathogen exposure Bio-hazardous waste Chemicals/gases/fumes/vapors Communicable diseases Electrical shock, Floor Surfaces, Hot/Cold Temperatures, Indoor/Outdoor conditions, Latex, Lighting, Patient care/handling injuries, Radiation, Shift work, Travel may be required.  Use of personal protective equipment, including respirators, environmental conditions may vary depending on assigned work area and work tasks.


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