Physician, Anesthesiology Critical Care

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Ascension Health
Birmingham, AL
Nov 22, 2022
Dec 10, 2022
Position Type
Practice Setting
We Are Hiring
The Ascension Medical Group, in conjunction with Eastern Pulmonary and Sleep, are looking for 2 full time Anesthesiologist - Critical Care physicians. We make communication, monitoring and constant care our top priorities to help our patients recover as quickly as possible. Please consider joining our critical care team.
Why Join Our Team
About Ascension St. Vincent's
- Founded in 1898 by the Daughters of Charity, we have the oldest hospital in Birmingham.
- Since then we have grown to include a regional network of healthcare services and facilities which includes five hospitals, a health and wellness facility, outpatient surgery and diagnostic centers, primary care network, home health and hospice, home medical equipment services, behavioral health, wellness services, corporate health services and specialized care.
- The system employs 4,700 associates and has more than 1,100 physicians serving on medical staffs.
About Birmingham
- Why Birmingham? Our wonderful climate, tree-blanketed and hilly terrain, and the wonderful hospitality of our people make Birmingham an ideal place to live.
- Outstanding public and private schools, colleges and universities, including a world class medical research university at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB).
- Birmingham is home to the Birmingham Civil Rights District National Monument, a progressive business climate that fosters growth, a revitalized downtown where people go to work, live and play, and an unparalleled food and art scene that has grabbed the attention of visitors and publications across the world.
- Highest concentration of health care jobs in any of the top 50 MSAs in the country.
- With one of the lowest costs of living of any major metro in the Southeast and more green space per capita than any other city of our size, Birmingham is one of America's best-kept secrets
About Ascension Medical GroupWhen you join Ascension Medical Group (AMG), you are entering a community where physician and advanced practice provider engagement and experience is recognized as a key driver of delivering excellent patient care. With 1,900 sites of care and 7,000 providers strong, AMG is one of the largest healthcare provider networks in the United States. Physicians and advanced practice providers benefit from a collaborative approach to care, significant professional opportunities, career advancement, training and competitive wages.
What You Will Do
Ascension St. Vincent's is looking for a Board Certified/Board Eligible Anesthesiolgoy Critical Care Physician for our Intensivist team at St. Vincent's East.
This is a great opportunity for the right candidate to partner with Ascension St. Vincent's to provide medical services to patients.
Position Highlights:
- SICU (14), MICU (12), CICU (12), CVICU (8), RCU (8) capping service at 25 - 30 patients
- 12-hour shifts working 7O/7O
- Work with 6 APPs to provide 24-hour coverage
- EMR: Cerner with Dragon for Dictation
- High acuity ICU with advanced Cardiac: Impella, IABP, ECMO, proning for ARDS, SLED, CRRT
- Strong program in noninvasive ventilation, utilization of latest ventilator models
- Collegial colleagues and dynamic work environment
- Employed by a financially sound health system
- Excellent Pay and Benefits package
- Front loaded PTO
- Medical malpractice insurance
- Retirement plan with employer match
- Deferred compensation plan, tax free investment account
- Paid CME allowance
- Paid licenses and permits
- Big city metro amenities at their finest
- Outdoor recreation & excellent culture
- Live music, performing arts & fine dining options
- Beautiful state parks & water recreation
- Wonderful school systems and major universities
You will be employed by the Ascension Medical Group, a division of Ascension Health, one of the largest not for profit acute care hospital systems in the country. You will have a strong stable employer that places a premium on our physicians' wellbeing.
- Work as an integrated team of providers in conjunction with providers at Eastern Pulmonary and Sleep.
- Provide procedural expertise in airway management, line placement and CV monitoring. Expertise in ECMO desired.
- Rendering critical care services on behalf of patients in the ICU treating all patients consistently with established standards of care.
- Provide leadership of daily ICU multi-disciplinary rounds and supervision of APPs during clinical shifts.
- Actively participating in quality management activities including, but not limited to, the development and implementation of responsive, efficient treatment protocols for commonly treated conditions and evidence-based guidelines for morbidity and mortality reviews.
- Actively participate in all medical and audit activities performed within the Hospital, including the Critical Care Program, including but not limited to, analysis of protocol outliers and inefficient outcomes.
Job Requirements
Required Credential:
Physician MD/DO with Prescriptive Authority and credentialed from the Alabama Board of Medical Examiners obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Preferred Credential:
Board Eligible/Certified in Anesthesiology and Critical Care with successful completion of fellowship training in Critical Care Medicine. Must have a commitment to excellence in clinical service, be forward thinking and demonstrate problem-solving abilities necessary in this environment.
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal).
Doctor of Medicine (MD) or Doctor of Osteopathy (DO)
Work Experience:
Open to new fellows or experienced physicians interested in developing a practice and building a world class center of excellence.
Visa Eligibility
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer
Ascension St. Vincent Health System is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Associates and Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.Pay Non-Discrimination Notice: ormattedESQA508c.pdfFor further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster: is the Law Poster Supplement ( inaljrfqa508c.pdf) Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.
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