Posts Tagged: CRNA

Overcoming Obstacles to Care: My Career as a CRNA

Brett F., CRNA at UPMC

Whether it’s a rejection, a difficult coworker, or a personal hurdle of some kind, challenges are inevitable in every career journey. For Brett F., a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) at UPMC, a challenging physical disability has affected the entirety of his life and career  — but it hasn’t held him back in the slightest. … Read more »

Striving for Excellence as a CRNA

Life as a certified registered nurse anesthetist (CRNA) is filled with challenge, opportunity, and reward variability that makes each work day extremely worthwhile. Derek Reckard, a CRNA at UPMC Presbyterian, finds the high-volume excitement of working in a Level 1 Trauma Center to be thrilling for these very reasons. As is the case for many… Read more »