Luke Wetta
 

Luke Wetta
RN, BSN, CRNA
Instructor

 

Work Experience:      

Wide range of Anesthesia experience including Cardiovascular, Nuero, OB, Pediatric, Ortho and general cases.  Experience also includes placement of epidurals, spinals, regional nerve blocks with ultrasound techinique, arterial lines and invasive monitoring central lines.

Education:              

Masters of Science in Nurse Anesthesia

Newman University Graduate Program of Nurse Anesthesia

3100 McCormick St.

Wichita, KS 67213

 

Bachelors of Science in Nursing Cum Laude

Wichita State University

1845 Fairmont Street

Wichita, KS 67260

 

Professional Work Experience

December 2016 to Present

Kansas Spine Anesthesia Corporation 

3223 N. Webb Road, Ste. 5

Wichita, KS 67226

Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist

Communication and assessment skills, clinical competency in administration of general and regional anesthesia, record keeping, compliance with quality measures.

 

Anesthesia Consultant Services P.A.

September 2015 to December 2016

P.O. Box 2897

Wichita, KS 67201

Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist

Communication and assessment skills, clinical competency in administration of anesthesia, record keeping, compliance with quality measures.

 

United States Army Reserves

AMEDD Army Profession Management Command

July 2009 to Present

4984 Jonesboro Road, Bldg 941

Forest Park, GA 30297

Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist

Current rank - Captain

 

Veterans Affairs Hospital

November 2010 to August 2013

5500 E. Kellogg Ave.

Wichita, KS 67218

Registered Nurse

Specialty Care/ICU

Serve as assistant manager of the orthopedics dept., coordinate, schedule and oversee approximately 100 veterans per week.

 

Via Christi, St Francis

January 2008 to February 2011

929 N. St. Francis

Wichita, KS 67214

Registered Nurse

Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Unit

Care of immediate post cardiothoracic surgical patients, care of post heart transplant and LVAD patients, weekly to bi-weekly floating to Near ICU, Trauma surgical ICU, Coronary ICU, Burn ICU, 12 lead ECG, IABP, CRRT, Ventilator Management, Sedation training

 

Certifications

  • Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist
  • Critical Care Registered Nurse
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • Neonatal Resuscitation
  • Registered Nurse

Awards/Scholarships

  • Andrew Cmelko
  • CRNA Memorial Scholarship

Research

  • Co-investigator of "Anesthesia Machine Ventilator: modes, setting, and applications." Principle Investigator Dr. Kyle Nevills, DNP, CRNA.

Organizations and Activities

  • American Association of Nurse Anesthetists
  • Kansas Association of Nurse Anesthetists

Volunteer Activities

  • Knights of Columbus
  • Volunteer at St. Catherine Siena Church