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    This position is in the Anesthesia Service at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Richmond, Virginia. We seek an experienced full-time critical care anesthesiologist to provide care to those in the OR, CCU, ICU, and on the acute pain service. The position will be shared between Anesthesia and the ICU. This position provides specialized anesthesiology services for surgical patients and those undergoing other diagnostic/therapeutic non-operative procedures as well as pain management.

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    The Hunter Holmes McGuire VA Healthcare System is seeking a full-time critical care anesthesiologist in the Anesthesiology Service to join an expanding clinical practice. This position will be shared with the Intensive Care Unit (ICU). We provide 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 position requires training/experience in the management of acute perioperative pain including the performance of peripheral nerve blocks under ultrasound guidance; competence in the placement of advanced central monitoring catheters using ultrasound guidance; training/experience managing difficult airways utilizing advanced airway management techniques; experience supervising/teaching residents, fellows and medical students; and training/credentials sufficient to support eligibility for an academic appointment with the Virginia Commonwealth University. Physician meets continuing medical education requirements, participates in activities to improve anesthesia-related outcomes and efficiencies including regular participation in morbidity and mortality conferences, staff meetings, and resident mock oral examinations. Experience in the ICU is required. Duties include the provision of clinical anesthesia services in directing/supervising CRNAs or residents in an Anesthesia Care

    Work Schedule: Full-time physicians are expected to complete a 40-hour work week and be on call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Call schedule and shifts subject to change.

    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    15

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    0602 Medical Officer

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/527222200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.