A certified registered nurse anesthetist, Jennifer Olson, DNP, CRNA, provides anesthesia care to patients across a wide spectrum of surgical cases. Originally from North Dakota, she earned both her Bachelor of Science in Nursing and her Doctor of Nursing Practice in Nurse Anesthesia from the University of North Dakota, Grand Forks. Prior to earning her doctorate, she worked as an RN at Trinity Health, caring for patients in the Intensive Care Unit and serving as a flight nurse with Trinity’s First Response Air. A member of the American Association of Nurse Anesthesiologists, Jennifer’s leisure time interests include spending time with her family, reading and being active.
Nurse anesthesia is a form of advanced practice nursing that collaborates with anesthesiologists, surgeons and other healthcare professionals to provide anesthesia care for surgeries and procedures in all types of settings.