Reference #282218   High Priority Posting - Anesthesiologist Job - (Group: Private Practice)

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Essential Information [ show unanswered questions ]

Facility Name:
UPMC Altoona hospital
Facility Street:
620 Howard Avenue
Facility City:
Altoona
Facility State:
Pennsylvania
Facility Country:
United States
Duration of position:
Full Time
Brief Description:
Anesthesiologist - Cardiac Fellowship Required, for Position at Large, Tertiary Care Health System in Central PA.
Full Description:
University of Pittsburgh Physicians (UPP) at UPMC Altoona hospital is seeking 2 anesthesiologists: 1 cardiac fellowship trained required, and 1 cardiac fellowship trained preferred to work with a current group of 10 anesthesiologists at a large (400-bed) tertiary care hospital in central Pennsylvania. competitive salary and benefits from day 1. The hospital is a level 2 trauma center, primary stroke center, provides comprehensive cardiac and neuroscience services lines as well as multiple surgical specialties and obstetric services.
Employment Status:
W-2 (Employee) or
1099 (Independent Contractor)
W-2
Start Date:
Immediate
Definite Job
or a Pending Job:
Definite Job
How often will Anesthesiologist be on FIRST call?
Every TWELFTH night FIRST call
Day off after FIRST call?
Always
How often will Anesthesiologist be on SECOND call?
Every TWELFTH night SECOND call
How often the Anesthesiologist
will be doing each of the following:
Chronic Pain Management
Cardiac Anesthesia
Thoracic Anesthesia
Major Vascular Anesthesia
Obstetric Anesthesia
Pediatric Anesthesia
Neuroanesthesia
Trauma Anesthesia
Critical Care Medicine
Anesthesia for outpatient surgery
Office based Anesthesia
Administrative/ Leadership Duties
Regional Anesthesia
Preop Screening Clinic
Orthopedic Anesthesia
Acute Pain Service
Will anesthesiologist be Medically Directing CRNAs or AAs?
Always
What percentage of the time will anesthesiologist be personally providing anesthesia care?
Never doing own cases

Job Information and Duties [ show unanswered questions ]

Number of Anesthesiologists needed
2: 1 cardiac required, 1 cardiac preferred
Is this a Director of Department position?
No
Does this job lead to partnership?
No
Number of Full-time anesthesiologists
current: 10
Number of Full-time CRNAs
29
Number of Part-time CRNAs
3
Number of Anesthesia technicians
4
How often are CRNAs performing Operative Cases under medical direction of an anesthesiologist (as opposed to not medically directed)?
Always
How often are CRNAs performing Labor Epidurals under medical direction of an anesthesiologist (as opposed to not medically directed)?
Never

Job Requirements

Subspecialty Fellowship Required?
Negotiable
Subspecialty Expertise (but not Fellowship) Required?
No
If subspecialty Expertise/ Fellowship required, which one(s)?
Cardiothoracic
State License Required
Pennsylvania
ABA Certification Status Required
Board Certified by the ABA
Select all that are required for this job
Current ACLS card
Current PALS card
ABA Re-certification required every ten years
Yes
Job located in Medically Underserved Area (MUA)
Yes
New Graduates Acceptable?
Negotiable

Salary and Income Information

Amount of Sign-on Bonus
None
Sign-on Bonus commitment
None
Malpractice Paid?
Yes
Amount of Malpractice Coverage?
1m/3m
Does this job provide Salary Income?
Yes
Does this job provide Percentage Income?
No
Does this job provide Income as a Full Partner in a group practice?
No
Does this job provide Income from Fee-for-service individual practice?
No
Does this job provide Salary from Hospital as an employee?
Yes
Does this job provide Other Income from Hospital as an employee?
Yes
Weeks Paid Educational Leave
2 Weeks
Weeks Paid Vacation
8 Weeks
Medical Insurance Paid
Yes
Disability Insurance Paid
Yes
Retirement Plan Paid
Yes - matching
Interview Expenses Paid
Yes

Anesthesia Group Information [ show unanswered questions ]

Anesthesia Group Name
UPP Anesthesiology at UPMC Altoona hospital
Does Anesthesia Group have an exclusive contract?
Yes

Facility Information [ show unanswered questions ]

Why is the group needing more anesthesiologists?
Retirement
Owner of Hospital
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Is practice limited to one hospital or involves several hospitals?
One Hospital
Practice involves a Surgery Center
Yes
Practice involves Office Based Anesthesia?
No
Is there an Approved Physician residency program?
No
Is there Anesthesia training for Physician house staff?
No
Is there a CRNA training program?
Yes
Average daily census of hospital
301-400
Number of licensed beds
301-400
Number of OB deliveries per year
1,401-1,500
City Population
20,000-50,000
Catchment area for the Hospital
250,000-500,000
Number of surgical cases per year
10,001-20,000
Federal Government job?
(Any State license will work)

For example:
•    Veterans Affairs (VA)
•    Military
•    Indian Health
No

Other

Name of a reference person
kevin hockenberry
Reference's email
hockenberryk2@upmc.edu
Reference's phone
814.889.2223

Contact Information [ show unanswered questions ]

Company Name
UPMC Altoona
Contact Name
Kevin Hockenberry
Contact Email
Contact Street Address 1
620 Howard Avenue
Contact City
Altoona
Contact Zip Code
16601
Contact Country
United States
Contact Voice Phone
814.889.2223
Contact Fax
814.889.7808
Contact Web Site
http://www.altoonaregional.org
Preferred Contact Method
Email

Post Information

Date Posted 11/25/19 09:22am
Last Updated 11/25/19 09:22am
Posted By hockenberryk2@upmc.edu (Kevin Hockenberry)
Reference # 282218
Priority High Priority Posting
Section Anesthesiologist
Form Type Job
User Type Group: Private Practice
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