Critical Care Experience For CRNA Programs

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    Hi, I am currently in a bsn program. Ultimate goal is to become a crna. I was just wanting to know, if I were to get a job in a critical care setting as a cna or pct, can that actually count toward my critical care experience for a crna program?

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    No, CRNA schools look for experience as a registered nurse in a critical care setting. Good luck!!!
    wtbcrna likes this.
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    It will help you get an RN position once you graduate. It will not count as critical care experience.
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    Quote from FutureRN007
    Hi, I am currently in a bsn program. Ultimate goal is to become a crna. I was just wanting to know, if I were to get a job in a critical care setting as a cna or pct, can that actually count toward my critical care experience for a crna program?
    Listen to lovesanesthesia, couldn't have said it better myself.
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    I was a student nurse in an ICU which opened the door to getting in the ICU immediately after graduating....


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