The Department of Anesthesiology Critical Care Medicine at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles is actively seeking a Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesiologist.
The successful candidate will be responsible for providing anesthesia care in a well established national program caring for over 800 bypass cases, 200 other cardiac surgeries, 800 cardiac catheterizations and MRIs, and consultation for children with congenital heart disease undergoing non-cardiac anesthesia. The Heart Institute treats all congenital heart diseases with a large hypoplastic left heart syndrome population, heart transplantation, ECMO, lung transplantation, hybrid procedures and all aspects of cardiac care working closely with intensivists, surgeons, nurses and cardiologists. This service is committed to a comprehensive team approach integrated into The Heart Institute which includes cardiology, surgery, critical care and anesthesiology.
ACCM currently trains over 150 residents from many Southern California anesthesia programs and has a pediatric anesthesiology fellowship for 12 fellows annually as well as 13 critical care fellows. Academic and research interest is also sought. Applicants must have completed a pediatric anesthesiology fellowship and have additional training and or experience in pediatric cardiac anesthesiology. Additional training in pediatrics and pediatric critical care is desirable but not necessary. Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with training and experience.
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles is a 360 bed tertiary Children's Hospital voted the "Best Pediatric Hospital in the West" for 10 successive years and serves as a quaternary referral center for the Western United States and the Pacific Basin. All medical specialties are represented. The Department of Anesthesiology Critical Care Medicine is responsible for 22,000 anesthetics per year with over 1000 heart cases and for the care of over 2,500 ICU admissions. USC was selected as Time Magazine's University of the Year 2000. The University and the Hospital are AA/EOE employers.
Children's Hospital Los Angeles is a premier teaching hospital and has been affiliated with the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California since 1932. Children’s Hospital and the University of Southern California strongly value diversity and are committed to equal opportunity in employment. Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
This is an outstanding opportunity to join an outstanding cardiac program.
Rosie Zesati, MAM Department of Anesthesiology Critical Care Medicine Children’s Hospital Los Angeles 4650 Sunset Blvd., MS #3 Los Angeles, CA 90027 Phone: 323-361-2797 Fax: 323-361-1022 firstname.lastname@example.org
Board certified/Board eligible in Pediatric Anesthesiology Experience in pediatric cardiac anesthesiology
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with training and experience