CPR Anesthesia, Inc. is based in Colorado and provides anesthesia services nationwide. We specialize in group management, anesthesia-specific billing, locum tenens as well as full-time placements to healthcare facilities. CPR Anesthesia, Inc. has developed strong working relationships with medical facilities throughout the country and with these firmly established relationships and trust, we have evolved into a premier anesthesia management group. We provide uninterrupted 24/7/365 staffing coverage. We are proud to have never missed a shift on any of our management contracts.

From day one our focus has been to match outstanding, highly qualified anesthesia professionals with medical facilities. Our industry expertise and personalized touch is what sets us apart. We are there for you day or night!

We have not succeeded until we have exceeded the expectations of our clients.

As a full-service anesthesia placement and management group, we offer:

  • Anesthesia group management
  • CRNA and MDA locum tenen, PRN, or full-time placement
  • Anesthesia-specific billing
  • Scheduling
  • Credentialing assistance
  • Malpractice insurance

Meet our Team

Michael L Grube II
Chief Executive Officer

Michael has been overseeing executive functions and operations in anesthesia since 2002. He works directly with facility administration to ensure all levels of expectations are being exceeded. He also works with internal departments to guarantee the highest level of service is consistent and unwavering.

Ami Grube
Chief Financial Officer

Ami maintains the financial integrity of our practice. She works directly with facility leadership, anesthesia providers and our billing company to ensure all financial functions are safeguarded. In addition to overseeing the financial well-being of the practice, she is responsible for ensuring all anesthesia services are being carried out above the level of industry standards. This includes ensuring MACRA reporting is valuable and quality improvement plans are executed with patient care in the forefront.


Alecia Shaughnessy
Chief of Recruitment

Alecia has been our chief of recruitment since 2004. Her ability to source providers and create lasting relationships to provide consistency and reliability, has contributed to the success of CPR Anesthesia. She continues to grow the practice with quality anesthesia professionals through referrals and multiple outlets.

Karen Pence
Business Development Director

Karen has 30 years of experience in the management field. With an extensive background working with world-class establishments like Walt Disney World, Morton’s Steakhouse, and McCormick & Schmick’s Seafood Restaurant.

She is responsible for overseeing contractual responsibilities and day-to-day operational efficiencies, as well as managing the company’s expansion into emerging markets.


Duane Reed
Board Chairman

Duane has been in love with helping individuals and companies transform through consulting, coaching, and training since 1982. He has worked with notable organizations such as NASA, U.S. Army Recruiters, Microsoft, IBM, Ford Motor Company, and hundreds of other recognizable logos ranging from Fortune 50 companies to small businesses.

In 2007, Duane created CEO Focus Denver, a peer group advisory board for small-business owners with annual revenues ranging from $1M to $25M. This is where he met the owners of CPR Anesthesia. Duane has great respect for CPR’s current ownership team, Ami and Michael Grube II. They work hard and smart, have endured changes and challenges of all kinds and have created an amazing company dedicated to serving others. Duane says, “It’s a real honor to serve as Chairman of the Board for CPR Anesthesia!”