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15 Exciting Careers with an Advanced Nursing Degree

15 Exciting Careers with an Advanced Nursing Degree

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Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist

A Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist is someone who administers anesthesia to patients. They collaborate with surgeons, anesthesiologists, dentists and podiatrists to safely administer anesthesia medications.

Median Annual Salary
$134,820


Educational Requirements
Successful completion of a CRNA program (24-36 months). Prior to admission into a CRNA program, applicants should have already completed the following: BSN or other appropriate baccalaureate degree, hold a current RN license, and have one year’s experience in critical care nursing.

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Related Organizations

American Association of Nurses Anesthetists

Council on Certification of Nurse Anesthetists

American Society of PeriAnesthesia Nurses

International Federation of Nurse Anesthetists

British Anaesthetic and Recovery Nurses Association


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