General Anesthesia

Cleveland, OH
Aug 23, 2016
Position Type

General Anesthesia

The General Anesthesiology Department in Cleveland Clinic is seeking academic oriented, board certified Anesthesiologists who are interested in joining a professional development focused team.

The Department of General Anesthesiology along with other departments within the Anesthesiology Institute, is dedicated to serve a wide variety of surgical patients in a multidisciplinary and intensive care situations. A subspecialty focused team of anesthesiologists and intensivists are working towards the excellence in patient care, advanced education and excellence in research.

The Department of General Anesthesiology is an academically oriented group of 65 anesthesiologists and 100 nurse anesthetists providing perioperative care for over 46,000 patients annually. This department provides full perioperative anesthesia services (including pre-operative evaluation, acute pain service and adult medical emergency team) except cardiac, pediatric and chronic pain. One of the most important highlights of the Department of General Anesthesiology is its emphasis in professional development of their team members. Thus faculty are encouraged to identify interests and advance in their area of expertise.

Candidates with at least 3-5 years of experience in an academic environment are encouraged to take advantage of this recruitment and apply. Those interested in training students, residents, and fellows would find an environment suitable to advance their teaching skills with the support of department leadership. Extensive clinical research opportunities are also available with close cooperation with the department of Outcomes Research. A faculty appointment at a rank commensurate with experience is also available at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University.

This position commands a competitive salary enhanced by an attractive benefits package including professional liability insurance and a collegial work environment.

In addition you can also contact directly to the office of Chairman in the Department of General Anesthesiology (216) 444-3947.

Additional Information:

• Attending faculty for one of the largest teaching Anesthesia Groups

• Multidisciplinary practice in conjunction with Surgical or Cardiovascular Critical Care colleagues

• Research opportunities with a large Anesthesiology Outcomes Research Department

• Cleveland Clinic Learning Academy opportunities for course work in Healthcare Leadership, Communications, etc.

• Robust didactic schedule with regular lectures, Grand Round

Dr. Andrea Kurz

Chair, Department of General Anesthesiology

About Us

Cleveland Clinic is one of the world's largest and busiest health centers. Patients come to Cleveland Clinic from all over the world. We offer advanced treatment for all illnesses and disorders of the body. We enjoy a strong reputation for outstanding quality care. U.S News & World Report has declared that we are the number two hospital in the country. In cardiology and cardiac surgery, we lead the nation.

Cleveland Clinic's heart program has ranked No. 1 in the nation since 1995. Our urology program also ranked No. 1 in the nation, and three of our specialties - gastroentrerology and GI surgery, kidney disorders, and rheumatology - are ranked No. 2.

Eight other Cleveland Clinic specialties are ranked in the Top 10. Cleveland Clinic earned the highest ranking of any Ohio hospital.

Other specialties noted for national excellence include cancer and psychiatry. Cleveland Clinic Children's offers highly specialized pediatric care in a family-centered atmosphere. It has been ranked the best children's hospital in Ohio by Child magazine.

Cleveland Clinic was founded in 1921 as a not-for-profit group practice, integrating clinical and hospital care with research and physician education. In addition to our Cleveland location, we have Cleveland Clinic Florida, with a unified medical campus in Weston, Florida, offering the full spectrum of care.

Cleveland Clinic has more than 3,500 salaried physicians on staff, representing approximately 120 specialties and subspecialties. In 2016, they provided a total of 7.14 million visits. Patients came to us from across America and from more than 180 nations. We also lead an extensive system of community hospitals in Cleveland called the Cleveland Clinic Hospitals.

This system is made up of Cleveland Clinic and Fairview Hospital, Lutheran Hospital, Marymount Hospital, Euclid Hospital, Hillcrest Hospital, Medina Hospital, South Pointe Hospital, Akron General Hospital, and Avon Hospital. With 4,450 staffed beds, Cleveland Clinic Hospitals offers broad geographic coverage, a full continuum of care, improved quality and lower cost of care to Northeast Ohio residents.

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