I was told that ER is not “really” considered Critical Care experience. I work in a Level 1 trauma, ER, in which I do a great deal of ICU nurse care to my patients that are accepted or being evaluated into the ICU. So, is this considered Critical care?
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Sep 07, 2012
ER is not usually considered critical care, though some schools will consider this experience on a case-by-case basis.
For a thorough description of what schools are looking for when they ask for critical care experience, go here: CRNA School Requirements
For a list of schools that will consider ER as critical care, go here: ER as Critical Care
For an even more complete list of schools, sorted by *almost* any criteria you could think up, go here: CRNA School Search