Sample Anesthesiologist Job Description

Job Description

[HospitalX] is an integrated health system committed to providing superior medical care to the members of the community we serve. We’re a 500-bed general and surgical acute-care hospital offering major services in cardiology/cardiovascular surgery, oncology, neurology/neurosurgery, orthopedics, emergency care, as well as many other specialties. We’re seeking an experienced anesthesiologist to join our thriving department. This individual must be comfortable supervising or running their own cases, and also be willing to take a leadership role in facilitating patient care.

Objectives of this Role

  • Uphold the hospital’s guiding principle of providing superior medical care and education
  • Oversee anesthetic procedures to ensure they are in line with best practices, and continue to assess risk throughout procedures
  • Exercise fair and ethical medical judgment
  • Adhere to medical staff bylaws, rules, and regulations

Daily and Monthly Responsibilities

  • Provide anesthesiology and pain management services to patients as directed or required
  • Communicate with patients and families throughout the entire surgical process, including preparation, surgery, and recovery
  • Mentor medical students and residents on various procedures as warranted
  • Maintain comprehensive records of medical procedures and patient care

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathy
  • Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures of anesthesiology
  • Board certified to practice anesthesiology in the state of [StateX]

Preferred Qualifications

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Willingness to work on a team to accomplish a greater goal