CRNA – Wyckoff Heights Medical Center – Per Diem
- Requisition ID5535
- Category CRNA
CRNA role at Wyckoff Heights Medical Center, a dedicated 250-bed teaching and community hospital in historic Brooklyn, NY
Wyckoff Heights Medical Center is a 350-bed teaching hospital situated within a residential neighborhood in northern Brooklyn, a borough of New York City. Since 1889, the center has provided medical care to the community. Today, a dedicated staff including 1,800 physicians, nurses, and support staff cares for patients from many diverse backgrounds and cultures. Partnering with New York Medical College, Wyckoff Heights Medical Center is committed to training new generations of physicians.
At this healthcare facility, the Pediatric and Adult Emergency Departments annually receive 90,500 visits; 1,400 babies are delivered; and outpatient services are provided through the ambulatory care center network.
Awarded one of the highest distinctions from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association – The 2016 Get With The Guidelines® – Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award with Target: Stroke Honor Roll
General, endo, labor and delivery, ORTHO, GYN, URO, ENT, vascular, neuro, and thoracic
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Thomas Pallaria, DNP, APN, CRNA – Advanced Practice Anesthesia Director for NAPA’s New Jersey and New York Regions
Thomas Pallaria, DNP, APN, CRNA, earned his clinical doctorate degree at Rutgers University after earning a master’s degree in anesthesia at Columbia University. A co-founder of the Rutgers Nurse Anesthesia Program in 2004, he now serves as the program’s director and assistant professor. Before joining NAPA, he was the Market Director-Advanced Practice for the Northeast region of American Anesthesiology.
Advanced Practice Anesthesia (APA) leaders are unique to NAPA. As an integral part of our regional infrastructure, APA directors are Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists who foster stability and collaboration among local facilities and teams throughout our organization. In his role, Dr. Pallaria supports the New Jersey and New York regions as a voice for local clinicians, along with being a leader who hears, understands, and values those on our clinical team.
- Pre-anesthesia assessment
- Obtains and/or verifies patient consent
- Discuss anesthetic options and risks with the patient
- Induction, maintenance, and emergence from anesthesia
- Monitoring of the patient’s physiological condition
- Performance of clinical intervention as needed
- Current license as a registered professional nurse
- Graduation from an accredited program of nurse anesthesia education
- Certified or recertified by the AANA Council on Certification of Nurse Anesthetists
A highly populated borough of New York City, Brooklyn (also known as Kings County) has a long, rich history. Highlights include the historic Brooklyn Bridge and Brooklyn Botanic Garden. The New York City subway system provides an opportunity to leave the car behind and take public transportation.
- Area Attractions:
- NBA’s Brooklyn Nets
- Coney Island
- Prospect Park
- Colleges and Schools Include:
- Pratt Institute, Brooklyn College, Columbia University, St. John’s University
- Success Academy Charter School, Achievement First Apollo Charter School, Leon M. Goldstein High School For The Sciences, Brooklyn Technical High School
- Salary: $135/hour
- Fully paid malpractice insurance coverage
- Leadership and professional development opportunities
About North American Partners in Anesthesia
North American Partners in Anesthesia (NAPA) has evolved through more than 30 years to become a leader in anesthesia and perioperative services. Single specialty and clinician led, we remain committed to our mission of delivering exceptional patient experiences, every day. At NAPA, we cultivate leaders, promote work-life balance, and celebrate diversity. We know your success promotes our success, and we give you the tools and programs to achieve your goals. With flexibility, a collegial and collaborative environment, a wide range of market-leading benefits, and career opportunities from coast-to-coast, your future is waiting at NAPA.
North American Partners in Anesthesia is an equal opportunity employer.