Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist

Location
Cleveland, OH
Posted
Nov 22, 2017
Specialty
Anesthesiology
Position Type
Permanent

The Cleveland Clinic, one of the world's most distinguished academic medical centers announces a search for a Staff Anesthesiologist in the Department of Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology in the Anesthesiology Institute.

Cleveland Clinic's Anesthesiology Institute unites all specialists in pain management, general anesthesia, pediatric & congenital heart anesthesia, cardiothoracic anesthesia and critical care, regional practice, outcomes research and education within one fully integrated model of care to improve diagnosis, medical management and quality of life for our patients. This innovative model of care allows patients to better access the services they need through our six specialized, multidisciplinary departments and more than 15 subspecialized sections. We strive to advance anesthesia through clinical excellence, education, innovation and people. Our internationally recognized medical staff and dedicated support team perform more than 200,000 procedures annually.

We have one of the largest anesthesiology residency training programs in the country, accepting about 20 new residents annually with the cardiothoracic fellowship being the largest program in the country accepting 16 fellows each year. The Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Department staff includes 25 physicians and 26 CRNAs, providing care for over 8,000 surgical cases annually.

Duties: The Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist at Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio provides full perioperative anesthesia services within the cardiothoracic anesthesia department and collaborate with their peers within the Heart and Vascular Institute. The provided services include the perioperative care of adult patients undergoing cardiac, thoracic, and vascular surgical procedures, including insertion of mechanical assist devices, heart and/or lung transplantation and percutaneous interventions.

Requirements: MD or foreign equivalent as determined by a credentials evaluation or as evidenced by an ECFMG certificate, completion of an ACGME accredited 1 year Cardiothoracic Fellowship, Board Eligibility or Certification in Anesthesiology, Advanced Perioperative Trans esophageal Echocardiography and eligibility for Ohio medical licensure. A strong interest in the teaching and academic activities of the Department is expected.

Interested Candidates are to submit their cover letter, curriculum vitae and names of 3 references

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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