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CAMC provides clinical rotation opportunities for several medical residency programs. These programs do not include an anesthesia residency. The entire wealth and range of learning opportunities of anesthetics performed at CAMC are available exclusively for DNAP students. Students rotate to all four hospitals, two outpatient facilities, and an endoscopy center. Students receive all clinical experience at CAMC. They do not have to travel to other cities or other hospitals to achieve their clinical experience.
Charleston Area Medical Center ("CAMC") is a nonprofit, 908-bed, regional referral and academic medical center with more than 6,000 employees. CAMC is made up of four hospitals: CAMC General Hospital, CAMC Memorial Hospital, CAMC Teays Valley Hospital and CAMC Women and Children's Hospital. CAMC is home to one of the largest heart programs in the United States; the only kidney transplant center in West Virginia; the highest level trauma center; and the only freestanding children's hospital in the state.

Average case numbers for the graduates of 2019:

Total cases 805
ASA III and IV 490
Class V 4
Pediatric 78
Emergencies 63
Intracranial 9
Intrathoracic 43
Heart 28
Obstetrical 60
Invasive line insertions 26
Regional administration 89
Alternative airway management 50

The Charleston Area Medical Center is a tertiary care and referral center composed of four hospitals.  CAMC anesthesia professionals provide care during more than 70,000 procedures yearly.

The General hospital campus houses the Level I trauma center, orthopedic and neurology units, and is active in renal transplantation. CAMC's neurosurgery program was recently rated among the top 35 in the nation by US News and World Report. An outpatient surgery center, separate from the main operating room, is located at this hospital. General is approximately 1 mile from the Education Office.

The Memorial hospital campus houses the cardiovascular unit, which ranks among the top ten heart surgery centers in U.S. The Surgicare outpatient center, and an endoscopy center are located here. Memorial hospital is connected to the Robert C. Byrd Building, which houses the CAMC Education office and classroom.

Women and Children's hospital specializes in obstetrics, gynecology and pediatrics.  It is home to the region's largest and busiest Level III neonatal intensive care unit and pediatric intensive care unit.  W&C is approximately 2 miles from the Education Office.
Teays Valley hospital is a 70-bed community hospital serving the residents of Putnam County and surrounding areas with emergency services and other specialized care. Teays Valley is located on Hurricane, WV, about 25 miles from the CAMC Education Office and classroom.

For information about our Nurse Anesthesia Program write to:
CAMC School of Nurse Anesthesia
3110 MacCorkle Avenue SE. Room 2041
Charleston, WV 25304
Phone: 304-388-9950 | Fax: 304-388-9955


CAMC School of Nurse Anesthesia - 3110 MacCorkle Avenue S.E., Room 2041
Charleston, West Virginia 25304
(304) 388-9950 Phone |  (304) 388-9955 FAX

CAMC Health Education and Research Institute, Inc.
3110 MacCorkle Avenue, SE, Charleston, WV 25304
(304) 388-9960

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