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NorthStar Anesthesia
Irving, TX, United States

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Anesthesiologist


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Job ID:

3549828

Location:

Various Locations 

Job Category:

Health Care

Salary:

Varies
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States:

GA, IL, KY, MI, OH, TX

Employment Type:

Full Time, Part Time

Posted:

02.06.2017
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Occupations:

Medical-Health: Doctors-Physicians

Job Description:

Job Summary:    
A qualified anesthesiologist practitioner involved in the administration of anesthesia related services as delineated by the Department of Anesthesia.

Essential Functions include but are not limited to:
Evaluates the patient pre-operatively by interviewing and examining the patient; assesses data and selects appropriate anesthetic.
Works in collaboration with anesthesiologists, CRNAs, surgeons and other physicians and medical professionals to deliver anesthesia for medical and surgical procedures.
Cares for patient before, during and after a medical procedure or surgery by performing a patient assessment, prepares the patient for anesthesia, administers and maintains anesthesia to ensure proper sedation and pain management, oversees patient recovery from anesthesia and cares for the patient’s immediate post-operative needs.
Administers anesthetics in accordance with clinical privileges; performs medical non-surgical procedures, i.e., IV insertion, intubation, induction of anesthesia, emergence of general anesthesia; placement of arterial and central venous access lines, administers various types of anesthetic blocks, maintains hemodynamic and electrolyte balance, administers epidurals and secures airways in routine and acute medical situations.
Works in the operating room and is able to perform local, regional, and neuraxial anesthesia, and the full range of sedation, and general anesthesia for patients, including patients who are undergoing surgery or other procedures. 
The anesthesiologist may have complete responsibility or may share responsibility with CRNAs in a medically directed or supervised model.
Works in all areas of anesthesiology, from general surgery to the delivery room.  Prepares patients; takes a medical history; explains procedures; administers anesthetics; monitors the patient during surgery and keeps a record of the course of anesthesia, within the scope of the anesthesiologist’s credentials/privileges.  Responds to critical situations arising during treatment and works with a healthcare team to ensure patient safety.
Prepares drugs, maintains accounting of controlled substances; maintains and evaluates anesthesia equipment to ensure safe operating conditions.  May also prescribe drugs in accordance with hospital guidelines.
Assists in assurance that patient care requirements are met.
Perform all acts reasonably necessary to maintain and improve Physician’s professional skills.

Promote, to the extent permitted by law and the applicable canons of professional ethics, the professional practice of the Company.
Participates in the department Quality Management functions.
Be available for night, holiday, and weekend call coverage as assigned.
Performs other duties as assigned. 

Job Requirements:

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Advanced knowledge of physiology, pathophysiology, and pharmacology and the ability to apply this knowledge on a case-to-case basis. 
Possess an attitude that fosters a respectful, non-threatening workplace environment.
Skill in providing effective anesthesia services, assessing patient situations and taking effective courses of action in a timely manner.
Knowledge of anesthesia principles, techniques and procedures for patient care and the ability to apply that knowledge to the clinical care of the patient.
Knowledge of the clinical environment and how the services and functions interact and the ability to apply that knowledge to the clinical care of the patient.
Adheres to the American Board of Anesthesiology Standards of Practice and State Board of Medicine (state of employment).
Maintains a practice current with CDC, OSHA, JCAHO, and HIPAA standards in regards to patient care and as directed at each assigned medical facility.
Compassion in dealing with others.
Professionalism and communication skills and the willingness to work as a team.
Work Ethic: considerate of others when coordinating time off, work arrival and departure.
Ability to assess and prioritize multiple tasks, projects and demands.
 
Qualifications:
Holds current state licensure as a medical doctor in the state (where employed by the Company) and complies with the applicable statutory and regulatory requirements of the State Medical Board for the state of employment. 
Is eligible for board certification in anesthesiology by the American Board of Anesthesiology
Graduate of an accredited medical program 
Will maintain the necessary clinical privileges to provide anesthesiology services at the Company’s locations
Insurable by an appropriate medical malpractice insurer for the limits required by the group, institution, or state.
Demonstrates current competency in those clinical responsibilities for which the candidate applies.
Maintains educational requirements for licensure and certification.
Anesthesiologist may also be required to hold additional licensures, certifications and/or education as required by facility and/or state for which they are assigned.
 
Physical Requirements
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to talk and hear.  The employee is frequently required to stand for extended periods of time and tolerate unpredictable work hours. The employee is frequently required to walk; use hands and fingers to feel, handle, or operate objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms. Employee must be able to mentally and physically provide safe anesthetic care. The employee must frequently lift and or move up to 30 pounds, stretch and perform other physical exertion in order to transfer patients to and from the operating table and move equipment.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus.
The employee must be able to perform fine manipulation, simple grasping, firm grasping and have a steady hand to intubate patients and perform medical non-surgical procedures, such as IV insertion, intubation, induction of anesthesia, emergence of general anesthesia, placement of arterial and central venous access lines, administer anesthetics and various types of anesthetic blocks, maintain fluid and electrolyte balance, administer epidurals and secure airways in routine and emergency situations.
The employee must frequently lift and or move up to 30 pounds, stretch and perform other physical exertion in order to transfer patients to and from the operating table and move equipment.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus.

Mental Requirements
The mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. 
Work and deadlines may impose pressure on a routine and frequent basis, substantive contacts with people in stressful situations, delicacy and unpredictability of contacts routinely may create significant/constant stress. 

Interested candidates may apply at http://www.northstaranesthesia.com and learn more about other Anesthesiologist positions available at various locations in the United States. 


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