Medical Director Anesthesiology - Phoenix Children's East Valley Campus
Phoenix Children's, Provider Recruitment
Location: Gilbert, Arizona
Type: Full Time
Internal Number: 674523
Medical Director of Anesthesiology – Phoenix Children’s East Valley Hospital
The Division of Anesthesiology at Phoenix Children’s is currently being developed to provide anesthesia care across the Phoenix Children’s system, including three hospital campuses and three ambulatory surgery centers. The current operating room and interventional capacity includes 12 inpatient OR’s and 17 ambulatory OR’s/GI endoscopy suites, two interventional radiology suites and two cardiac catheterization suites. In addition, anesthesia provides care in five MRI’s and in hematology/oncology clinic. Between 2022 and 2024 Phoenix Children’s will expand into two additional campuses which will increase OR suites by 12 additional rooms.
The Medical Director - East Valley campus will be responsible for the operational leadership of developing a highly motivated anesthesia team at a new children’s hospital in the East Valley of the greater Phoenix area as part of the Phoenix Children’s health system. This new hospital will include 6 operating rooms, 2 procedure rooms, interventional radiology suites, and multiple medical imaging locations. This leader will interface will multiple surgical and procedural services to match anesthesia services with growth in care of pediatric patients. Responsibilities will include participating in recruitment and management of a pediatric anesthesia team, optimizing delivery of anesthesia services, and improving the care of pediatric patients at this hospital. Seeking a highly motivated individual with leadership experience. This leader will report to the chief of anesthesiology of Phoenix Children’s.
We are a free-standing institution serving a diverse pediatric population undergoing a wide range of procedures. Our staff provide anesthesia to approximately 36,000 children per year while managing their own cases with teaching responsibilities to anesthesia residents from Mayo Clinic and the University of Arizona. We anticipate growth in the East and West valley over the next 3 years. This is a unique opportunity to become part of an exceptional team integral to the success of our nationally recognized hospital with the creation of a new Phoenix Children’s Division of Anesthesiology. A remarkable opportunity to be part of a collaborative workplace where all employees share the same commitment to make a difference in the lives of the children we serve. We have created a model where leadership, inclusivity, wellness, and quality are fundamental components of success—driven by teaching and superb clinical care. We are seeking candidates who have a strong commitment to excellence in patient care for our patients and families. This position offers competitive compensation, excellent benefits, including employer retirement contribution, generous vacation/meeting time, CME funds, health and dental benefits, disability, and life insurance. Applicants should have the ability to work with teams on patient focused, division-centric, and hospital wide initiatives. Interest and/or experience in education, research, and programmatic development would appeal as we seek to develop our programs in these areas. Opportunity exists for academic affiliations with Mayo Clinic School of Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix, and Creighton University School of Medicine.
The staff physician shall provide patient care services and will support the PCH mission of providing hope, healing and the best health care for children and their families.
MD or DO degree. (Required)
Current Arizona License to Practice Medicine or the ability to obtain prior to start date. (Required)
Board certified/Board Eligible in the appropriate specialty. (Required)
The ability to move freely from facility to facility, as well as, the ability to move freely throughout facilities and examine patients. (Required)
The ability to communicate by telephone, computer or other communication devices. (Required)
The ability to perform after hours or night call responsibilities as needed. (Required)
The ability to work regularly scheduled work hours. (Required)
The ability to work well under pressure. (Required)
Phoenix Children’s is one of the Nation’s largest pediatric health systems. It comprises Phoenix Children’s Hospital–Main Campus, Phoenix Children’s Hospital–East Valley at Dignity Health Mercy Gilbert Medical Center, four pediatric specialty and urgent care centers, 11 community pediatric practices, 20 outpatient clinics, two ambulatory surgery centers and six community-service-related outpatient clinics throughout the state of Arizona. The system has provided world-class inpatient, outpatient, trauma, emergency and urgent care to children and families for more than 35 years. Phoenix Children’s Care Network includes more than 850 pediatric primary care providers and specialists who deliver care across more than 75 subspecialties. Phoenix Children's provides world-class inpatient, outpatient, trauma, emergency and urgent care to children and families in Arizona and throughout the Southwest. As one of the largest children’s hospitals in the country, we provide care across more than 75 pediatric specialties. Every day our clinical, professional and support staff work collaboratively to deliver on our mission to provide hope, healing and the best health care for children and their fam...ilies. They embrace the challenges of providing compassionate, high-quality, family-centered care to the most complex patients in the region.