OCHSNER HEALTH SYSTEM in NEW ORLEANS is searching for a BC/BECARDIAC ANESTHESIOLOGIST, with a strong interest in academics and research. The position includes performing anesthesia for the entire spectrum of adult cardiac and thoracic surgical procedures, including heart transplants, lung transplants, LVADs, valve repair, valve replacement, CABG, aortic surgery, percutaneous aortic valve replacement, etc. Qualified candidates will be fellowship trained in cardiac anesthesiology, and must maintain active NBE Advanced PTE certification. Ochsner has excellent TAVR, Thoracic Transplant, and Heart Failure Programs, and ranks among the top U.S. Centers for length of stay for TAVR cases. We are a teaching program, with a fully accredited residency program, as well as an adult cardiothoracic anesthesiology fellowship program, that trains 2 fellows per/year. The Department of Anesthesiology includes 70 anesthesiologists, 100 CRNA’s, and >30 house staff, with an annual case volume of >52,000.
Ochsner Health System is Louisiana’s largest non-profit, academic, healthcare system. Driven by a mission to Serve, Heal, Lead, Educate and Innovate, coordinated clinical and hospital patient care is provided across the region by Ochsner's 30 owned, managed and affiliated hospitals and more than 80 health centers and urgent care centers. Ochsner is the only Louisiana hospital recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a “Best Hospital” across four specialty categories caring for patients from all 50 states and more than 60 countries worldwide each year. Ochsner employs more than 18,000 employees and over 1,200 physicians in over 90 medical specialties and subspecialties, and conducts more than 700 clinical research studies. For more information, please visit ochsner.org and follow us on Twitter and Facebook.
New Orleans is one of the most exciting and vibrant cities in America. Amenities include multiple universities, academic centers, professional sports teams, world-class dining, cultural interests, renowned live entertainment and music.
Ochsner is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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About Ochsner Health System
Ochsner Health System is Louisiana’s largest non-profit, academic, multi-specialty, healthcare delivery system with 30 owned, managed and affiliated hospitals and more than 80 health centers. Ochsner employs more than 1,200 physicians in over 90 medical specialties and subspecialties and conducts over 700 clinical research studies. Our medical school, the Ochsner Clinical School, in partnership with the University of Queensland in Australia, enrolls 130 medical students each year. We are also one of the largest non-university based physician training centers in the U.S. and the largest teaching hospital in Louisiana.