The Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, New Hampshire is seeking a full-time faculty member to serve as Director of the Acute Pain Service. Expertise in acute pain management techniques with an emphasis on perioperative analgesia is required. The position will involve clinical and administrative duties of the Acute Pain Service caring for hospital inpatients. This includes operational oversight of inpatient activities that offer pharmacologic, interventional, and other subspecialty services in the care of hospital inpatients. Ability to work with other pain related services (e.g., chronic pain, addiction medicine) is important. The Director will also serve as a clinical lead for resource development, clinical project prioritization, and multi-disciplinary activities related to quality improvement. The position also includes responsibility for anesthesia care of surgical patient. Candidates with previous clinical research experience are desirable.
Applicants must have postgraduate medical training that includes completion of an ACGME accredited anesthesia residency program and fellowship training in acute pain management or regional anesthesia. Applicants must also have an anesthesiology certification from the American Board of Anesthesiology, a valid Drug Enforcement Administration certification, and be eligible for a New Hampshire medical license.
The Dartmouth-Hitchcock health system stretches over New Hampshire and Vermont and offers the quintessential New England experience. With no income or sales tax, this beautiful area combines history, industry and business and has been ranked consistently as one of the best places in the US to live and work. Anchored by the academic Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH, the system includes the NCI-designated Norris Cotton Cancer Center, the Children's Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock; 4 affiliated hospitals and 30 Dartmouth-Hitchcock ambulatory clinics across the region. We are close to the urban centers of Boston, New York and Montreal, but also offer proximity to the seacoast and multiple top-tier ski mountains within a short driving distance. In the Upper Valley of New Hampshire, the opportunities – both career and personal – truly make our area the ideal place to work and play.
Applicants are encouraged to apply online with CV and cover letter on our Provider Career site:
Dartmouth-Hitchcock is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, located in Lebanon, New Hampshire on the Vermont/New Hampshire border is New Hampshire’s only integrated, academic, Level I trauma center. Home to the prestigious Ivy League Dartmouth College, the Lebanon/Hanover area is a vibrant, academic and professional community offering excellent schools, lively arts, and an unmatched quality of life in a beautiful, rural setting.