Quality Care Our Heroes DeserveNow is the time to take your career to the next level and become part of the high-caliber talent that is VA. Experience what 300,000 current VA employees already have state-of-the art practice settings, access to the latest technology, a multi-disciplinary team environment and the opportunity to provide the men and women who have bravely served this country with the finest patient care, benefits and customer satisfaction. And with VA Patient Satisfaction Scores leading the healthcare industry, youll be joining one of the most respected facilities in the Nation.
Minneapolis VA Health Care System (VAHCS) is a teaching hospital providing a full range of patient care services with state-of-the-art technology, as well as education and research. As a VA physician, your opportunities are endless. With many openings in the multiple functions of VA, you will have a wide range of opportunities at your fingertips. Not only is it the largest, most technologically advanced integrated health care system in the nation, but we also provide many other services to Veterans through the Benefits Administration and National Cemeteries.
The Veterans Administration Medical Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota seeks BE/BC anesthesiologist to join an expanding clinical practice. The Minneapolis VAMC provides cutting-edge surgical and procedural care to veterans ranging from common outpatient procedures to complex cardiovascular, thoracic, general surgical, ENT, urologic, orthopedic, plastic and reconstructive, vascular, and gynecologic surgery. The successful applicant must have recent experience delivering cardiac anesthesia including the use of TEE. Position requires competence in the placement of advanced central monitoring catheters using ultrasound guidance; training/experience in the management of acute perioperative pain including the performance of peripheral nerve blocks; training/experience managing difficult airways utilizing advanced airway management techniques; experience supervising/teaching residents and student nurse anesthetists; and training/credentials sufficient to support eligibility for an academic appointment with the University of Minnesota. Duties include the provision of clinical anesthesia services, administration of anesthesia either by directing CRNAs in an Anesthesia Care Team or by personal administration; performance of nerve blocks and regional anesthesia, teaching anesthesiology residents and student nurse anesthetists.
Workweek is Monday through Friday with evening, night, weekend and holiday call shared equally with staff anesthesiologists.
Bring your expertise to VA and be valued as part of a team that is recognized and respected for significant contributions to medicine. Youâ??ll enjoy a patient-focused environment, terrific benefits and incentives, and the ability to practice at any VA facility in the country.
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