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Anesthesiology Physician

Denver Health
retirement plan
United States, Colorado, Denver
777 Bannock Street (Show on map)
April 27, 2024
We are recruiting for a Anesthesiology Physician to join our team!

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Department

Anesthesiologists Job Summary

The Physician, with minimal supervision, manages pain during surgical and other medical procedures ensuring the safety and comfort of patients during these procedures, and for monitoring their vital signs and responding to any complications as they arise.

Essential Functions:
  • Monitors patients before, during, and after anesthesia and counteract adverse reactions or complications.
    (20%)
  • Administers anesthetic or sedation during medical procedures, using local, intravenous, spinal, or caudal methods.
    (20%)
  • Provides and maintains life support and airway management and help prepare patients for emergency surgery.
    (10%)
  • Records type and amount of anesthesia and patient condition throughout procedure.
    (10%)
  • Examines patient, obtains medical history, and use diagnostic tests to determine risk during surgical, obstetrical, and other medical procedures.
    (15%)
  • Coordinates administration of anesthetics with surgeons during operation. Similarly confers with other medical professionals to determine type and method of anesthetic or sedation to render patient insensible to pain.
    (15%)
  • Determines when patients have recovered or stabilized enough to be sent to another room or ward or to be sent home following outpatient surgery. (10%)

Education:
  • Doctorate Degree Graduation from an Accredited Medical School Required and

Work Experience:
  • 1-3 years directly related experience Required

Licenses:
  • MD-Physician - State Medical Board Required

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of and ability to apply professional medical principles, procedures and techniques.
  • Thorough knowledge of pharmacological agents used in patient treatment.
  • Able to effectively manage and direct medical staff support activities while providing quality medical care.
  • Able to receive detailed information through oral communications; express or exchange ideas by verbal communications.
  • Excellent written and verbal communications, listening, and social skills.
  • Able to interact effectively with people of varied educational, socioeconomic and ethnic backgrounds, skill levels and value systems.
  • Performs in a tactful and professional manner.
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
  • Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Computer skills required.

Shift

Work Type

PRN/Intermittent

Salary

$319,851.00 - $387,571.03 / yr

Benefits

  • Competitive pay

  • Outstanding benefits

  • Education opportunities

  • Shared leadership and advancement opportunity

  • State-of-the-art facilities

  • Immediate retirement plan matching

  • Professional clinical advancement program

  • Participation in evidence-based projects

  • Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) eligible employer

  • National Health Service Corps (NHCS) and Colorado Health Service Corps (CHSC) eligible employer

Our Values

  • Excellence- We are better every day

  • Compassion- We care for everyone

  • Relentlessness- We fight for everyone

  • Stewardship- We use resources responsibly

  • Learning- We educate the next generation

All job applicants for safety-sensitive positions must pass a pre-employment drug test, once a conditional offer of employment has been made.

Denver Health is an integrated, high-quality academic health care system considered a model for the nation that includes a Level I Trauma Center, a 555-bed acute care medical center, Denver's 911 emergency medical response system, 10 family health centers, 19 school-based health centers, Rocky Mountain Poison & Drug Safety, a Public Health Institute, an HMO and The Denver Health Foundation.

As Colorado's primary, and essential, safety-net institution, Denver Health is a mission-driven organization that has provided billions in uncompensated care for the uninsured. Denver Health is viewed as an Anchor Institution for the community, focusing on hiring and purchasing locally as applicable, serving as a pillar for community needs, and caring for more than 185,000 individuals and 67,000 children a year.

Located near downtown Denver, Denver Health is just minutes away from many of the cultural and recreational activities Denver has to offer.

We strongly support diversity in the workforce and Denver Health is an equal opportunity employer (EOE).

Denver Health values the unique ideas, talents and contributions reflective of the needs of our community. For read more about our commitment to diversity visit: https://www.denverhealth.org/for-professionals/careers/diversity-and-inclusion

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