Gravette, AR – OCH of Gravette is pleased to welcome Kristi Kroona, CRNA (Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist) to the medical staff this June. Kristi will be providing full-time anesthesia coverage for the OCH of Gravette surgery department.
“Our surgery department is growing substantially, so a full time anesthetist is a must,” said communications manager Amanda Gittlein. “Kristi has an immense amount of experience as a traveling anesthetist and will be a great asset to our health system.”
Kristi graduated with a nursing degree from the University of Minnesota. She then went on to attend the Minneapolis School of Anesthesia and St. Mary’s College where she became certified and obtained her masters in anesthesia. Kristi is a member of the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists and the Arkansas Association of Nurse Anesthetists.
“I’m excited to be back in Arkansas,” said Kristi. “I can’t wait to bring the many skills I have learned while traveling as a contract CRNA back to the local community I call home.”