Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist - CRNA

La Crosse
Anesthesiology & Perioperative Medicine
Why Mayo Clinic
At Mayo Clinic Health System, you will experience:
  • The Highest Quality Patient Care by placing the needs of the patient first. We will do everything in our power to help you deliver the world’s finest care for our patients.
  • Professional Growth and Unlimited Career Opportunities. We invest in you. On-site education and in-service opportunities make it possible for you to meet re-licensure needs while expanding your professional knowledge and skills. Backed by Mayo’s commitment to education and professional development, you will be empowered to pursue opportunities in management, education, process improvement, and research.
  • Empowerment and Collaboration. Working in a team setting you will plan the anesthesia care with competence, compassion, and accountability. You will be empowered to make decisions not only in patient care but in numerous clinic teams where you will have the opportunity to broadly affect patient care, education and research. You’ll discover a culture of teamwork, professionalism, and mutual respect.
Competitive salary and outstanding benefits. Highlights include tuition reimbursement, a pension plan plus a 403(b) with employer match, generous CME and trip days, and interview reimbursement and relocation benefits.
Position description
You are invited to be a part of the Mayo Clinic legacy where CRNA’s are essential anesthesia care providers within our multidisciplinary integrated group practice. The CRNA role is deeply embedded in the Mayo Clinic practice with Mayo Clinic Health System – Franciscan Healthcare School of Anesthesia program being the longest continually operating program in Wisconsin.
As a CRNA at Mayo Clinic Health System, you will be a part of a world renowned surgical and procedural environment that presents opportunities that may rarely be experienced elsewhere. As our surgical and procedural practices grow, we invite you to join our diverse team as we provide health, hope, and healing to people from all walks of life.

As a CRNA at Mayo Clinic Health System in La Crosse you will be joining an Anesthesiology Department of nine anesthesiologists and twenty three CRNAs. Surgical specialties include general, vascular, thoracic, urology, obstetrics-gynecology, orthopedics, ophthalmology, otolaryngology, neurosurgery, plastic surgery and podiatry, as well as procedures in the Cath Lab, Radiology and GI/Endoscopy. We also have a core group of CRNAs who provide obstetrical anesthesia services in our Family Birthplace. We have an additional core group of CRNAs who provide services in Sparta, a small outpatient only practice. All CRNAs provide on-site clinical and didactic instruction to student nurse anesthetists.

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Successful completion of a nurse anesthesia educational program accredited by the Council of Accreditation of Nurse Anesthetists or its predecessor. DNP preferred.
License or certification
Certified or eligible for certification as a CRNA by the council on Certification of Nurse Anesthetists or its predecessor. Current RN and Advanced Practice Nurse Prescriber license in Wisconsin or eligible for licensure.
Exemption status
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.
Benefits eligible
Full Time
Schedule details
We currently offer a combination of 8, 10 and 12 hour shifts. Call rotation is twice a month for weekdays, and every 10th weekend and holiday.
Site description
La Crosse, WI, is a city of 52,000 with a metro area of 120,000 in the Upper Mississippi River Valley, located between Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN, and Madison, WI. The area offers unlimited, four-season recreational opportunities (biking, golf, hiking the bluffs and cross-country/downhill skiing). We have a great family environment with safe and high-quality schools, including two universities and a technical college. There are sport events, a local symphony orchestra, theaters, children's museum and a civic center.
Advanced Practitioner/Provider
Career profile
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist
Job posting number
Rhonda Smith
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).