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CRNA's in Australia

by Rwaller22 Rwaller22 (New) New

I am a first year nursing student and I have been doing some research on nursing careers and came across CRNA. I'm looking for anyone who can give me some info about being a CRNA in Australia mainly where did you do your study and how was the process to becoming a CRNA and for the rest of you around the world, do you enjoy your career as a CRNA? Thanks in advance guys :)


Specializes in Education, FP, LNC, Forensics, ED, OB. Has 30 years experience.

Welcome to allnurses.com

We moved your thread to the Australia forum for the best response.

We don't have CRNA in Australia.

Nurses can work in anaesthetics in Australia which basically involves assisting the anaesthetist/anaesthesiologist.

If you want to be the one administering the anaesthesia or you were interested in making a decent salary like US CRNAs do, I would suggest pursuing medical school.

Edited by thenightnurse456

That was very helpful, thanks! :)