Assistant Professor - Anesthesiology (90002096)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7071368 (Ref.No. 5096-en_US)
Posted: October 23, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Summary

Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) Anesthesia is seeking a highly skilled Anesthesiologist to join our growing anesthesia team at the Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center. We will be utilizing a physician-led team-based approach for caring for patients in a variety of clinical and acuity settings.


BCM Offers:

  • A highly competitive pay scale
  • Flexible scheduling opportunities; multiple work locations may be possible
  • Work/Life Balance: 22 days of vacation, 11 paid holidays and education time
  • CME dollars
  • Great benefits package including: Health, Dental; Retirement Savings Programs (8% contribution to 401(a)), and more;

To learn more about our benefits, please visit bcm.edu/careers/benefits

Job Duties
  • Use intravenous, local, caudal or spinal methods to administer sedation or pain medications during surgical and other medical procedures
  • Supervise patients and monitor their pain medications before, during and after surgery; offset adverse complications or reactions; record amount and type of anesthesia as well as the patients' conditions throughout procedures
  • Determine risk during medical procedures by taking medical histories, examining patients and ordering diagnostic procedures like x-rays and laboratory tests; discuss with other healthcare professionals about the method and type of anesthetic to make patients numb to pain
  • Provide and sustain airway management and life support during emergency surgery
  • Monitor patients post-surgery and determine when they are stabilized enough to move to another room or go home
  • Manage anesthesiological services and coordinate with other professionals to formulate procedures and plans; direct the duties of medical technicians, nurses and other healthcare support staff
  • Educate patients and families on post-procedure care and possible complications; instruct on different ways to prevent disease and improve health
  • Performs other job related duties as assigned
Minimum Qualifications
  • Education: Doctor of Medicine degree with anesthesiology residency.
  • Experience: Minimum of three years of experience as anesthesiologist.
  • Certification Required: Board certified in anesthesiology.
  • Licensure: Licensed by the Texas Medical Board
  • Skilled at epidurals, spinals and ultrasound-guided regional anesthesia.

 

 

 

 

Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.

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Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.



 

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