The Department of Anesthesiology has a PRN Staff Anesthesiologist position available at Vanderbilt Wilson County Hospital. The position is responsible for acting as attending anesthesiologist with direct responsibility for patient care. Qualified candidates must meet all credentialing, licensure and background checks required by VUMC, the Vanderbilt Medical Group, and Vanderbilt Wilson County Hospital.
TN medical license, DEA registration required.
Administers general or regional anesthesia through spinal, intravenous, inhalational, caudal or local methods.
Determining when patients are stabilized enough to be moved after an operation.
Supervising anesthesia providers (CRNAs)
Following procedure, anesthesiologist continues to monitor and manager patient's condition and may be involved in management of pain.
Direct provision of anesthesia
Care of a wide range of patients including simple pediatric cases down to age = 1
Licensed Medical Doctor in TN (Required)
Residency in Anesthesiology required
MD (or equivalent experience) (Required)
Qualifications - External
Doctorate/PhD (or equivalent experience) and 4 years experience
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