The Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine is dedicated to providing excellence in quality patient care and services to improve the health of the University of California Davis Health System (UCDHS) patients, basic and clinical research, education, and community service; and is one of the largest departments in the School of Medicine with an annual budget of $40 million. The Department is currently organized across five locations: UCD Pavilion, Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center (ACC), UC Comprehensive Cancer Center, Otolaryngology (ENT) Glassrock facility, and at the UC Davis Spine Center; providing service to 40 plus operating suites each day and over 28,000 anesthetics annually. The Department is comprised of 200 plus staff, which include faculty (56), residents and fellows (51), nurse anesthetists (28), and administrative support staff. The Associate Physician (Board Eligible) / Associate Physician Diplomate (Board Certified) reports directly to the clinical Vice Chair and Chair of the Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine and exercises a peer relationship with other faculty, residents, fellows, medical students, nursing personnel, and ancillary personnel in the role of patient care.It is the expectation that physicians will work in a collegial manner combining clinical duties with instruction of residents, medical students, and certified registered nurse anesthetists. This position requires a thorough comprehension of the complex interactions between physiology, pathology, co-morbid medical conditions, pharmacology and procedural disruptions of homeostasis as such comprehension underlies the safe and effective practice of the discipline of anesthesiology. MSP providers must possess an understanding of quality of care standards as set forth by the American Society of Anesthesiology (ASA) and UCDHS to administer anesthesia to a wide range of patients undergoing surgical, obstetric, diagnostic, therapeutic and interventional procedures across UCDHS locations.REQUIREMENTS'Experience performing functions of an anesthesiologist. 'Experience documenting anesthetics and procedures in the Electronic Medical Record (EMR) is preferred. All applicants must successfully complete the UCDHS EMR training. 'Skills to teach residents, medical students, student nurse anesthetists and others while in the operating rooms or other locations. 'Physically and mentally able to perform duties of an anesthesiologist within the limits set by the operating rooms and other locations anesthesia is given. 'Communicate to give feedback on residents' performance when required. 'Provide feedback for CQI purposes.'Must have a DEA license or ability to obtain license. ASSOCIATE PHYSICIAN (BOARD ELIGIBLE) 'Valid California Medical License'American Board of Anesthesiology Certified or Board Eligible. '50 hours of CME in last two years.ASSOCIATE PHYSICIAN DIPLOMATE (BOARD CERTIFIED) 'Valid California Medical License'American Board of Anesthesiology Certified. '50 hours of CME in last two years.
About University of California Davis Medical Center
At the end of 2015, we launched a comprehensive and inclusive process to tap into the broad, diverse knowledge of our entire UC Davis Health community to stimulate new and unique ideas for our next strategic plan.Throughout 2016, hundreds of members of our UC Davis Health family, as well as external friends and partners, took part in conversations and provided valuable input into charting a long-t...erm course for our future that will continue the momentum underway to solidify our position as a top-tier health care organization.With your valuable input and talents, I am excited to launch our six new strategic plan goals. Over the next few years, together we will:Lead Person-Centered Care in the best way, at the best time, in the best place, and with the best teamReimagine Education by cultivating diverse, transdisciplinary, life-long learners who will lead transformation in health care to advance well-being and equity for allAccelerate Innovative Research to improve lives and reduce the burden of disease through the discovery, implementation and dissemination of new knowledgeImprove Population Health through the use of big data and precision healthTransform Our Culture by engaging everyone with compassion and inclusion, by inspiring innovative ideas, and by empowering each otherPromote Sustainability through shared goals, balanced priorities and investments in our workforce and in our communityAt a time when our industry is experiencing some of the most formidable changes ever, these are bold aspirations that will anchor us and provide us with clarity of purpose and a path forward. I am fully confident that we will achieve great success knowing we have a solid plan and areas of focus to guide us.I thank everyone who participated in the planning process for their great input and their dedication to our future success.