Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) - Full-time

Yankton, SD
Avera Sacred Heart Hospital
Posted 03/01/2024

Join the team at Avera!

Award Winning Health Care:  Avera has been named among the nation’s 15 Top Health Systems, Forbes list of America’s Best-in-State Employers and Level 10 Most Wired Health Care Organization by CHIME.

Culture:  Be part of a multidisciplinary team built on teamwork, with compassion and the goal of Moving Health Forward for you and our patients. Work where you matter.

You Belong at Avera:  Competitive pay, front-loaded PTO and options for free health insurance, sign-on bonuses, various shifts to fit your lifestyle and opportunities for career growth.


Join Avera as a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) and join a mission driven organization with a great company culture, and team environment.


Position Highlights:

  • This position may be eligible for a $25,000 to $35,000 sign on bonus!
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) available on Day 1!
  • Options for Free Health Insurance!
  • Positive Work Environment: Be part of an organization where we practice the mission in our daily operations and demonstrate our pride by delivering excellent care.
  • Be a part of a rewarding team while providing outstanding care to a variety of patients.

Job Summary

  • The Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist is accountable for coordinating anesthesia care for assigned patients.  Performs all duties and responsibilities in such a way as to demonstrate and support the hospital's Catholic heritage and Avera’s values of hospitality, compassion and stewardship. 
  • Provides care/service in accordance with regulatory and accrediting agencies standards and Catholic Ethical and Religious Directives.

Education and/or Experience

  • Graduation from a program of nurse anesthesia education accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs or its predecessor required.
  • Masters degree preferred.


  • RN licensure in the state of SD or “multi-state privilege” to practice in SD if residing in a compact state outside of SD required.
  • CRNA Licensure in the state of South Dakota required.
  • Certification as a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist by the National Board of Certification and Recertification for Nurse Anesthetist required.
  • BLS Certification required within 60 days of hire.
  • ACLS Certification required within 6 months of hire.
  • PALS Certification required within 6 months of hire.

Work Schedule

  • Combination of 8 hour and 12 hours shifts  Monday-Friday.  Weekday, weekend, and holiday call rotation; 80 hours every 2 weeks


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