Locum Tenens Anesthesiologist to provide full Anesthesia Services in OR/Clinic-VA Lebanon, PA
Department of Veteran Affairs
FTE for Anesthesiologist
Must be BC by ABA
Lebanon, PA VAMC
Contract: 11/17 through 10/31/18 with 4-one yr. options to extend
FTE Anesthesiologist daily 7:00 AM – 3:30 PM weekdays (2080 hours per year, each)
ACLS/BLS required by American Heart Association
Due by 6/18/17
Direct Patient Care: 95% of the time involved in direct patient care.
Scope of Care: Contract physician(s) (as appropriate and within scope of practice/privileging) shall be responsible for providing Anesthesiology care, including, but not limited to:
Clinic and Surgical Care: Contractor physician(s) shall provide clinical Anesthesiology services. Contractor physician(s) shall be present on time for any scheduled clinics/surgeries as documented by physical presence in the clinic or operating room at the scheduled start time.
Operative Services: Contractor physician(s) shall provide comprehensive clinical anesthesiology services including patients undergoing general surgery, orthopedic, including joint replacement, plastic, ENT, urologic, podiatric, minor vascular, dental/oral and ophthalmologic operations.
Contractor physician(s) shall provide clinical care of patients undergoing diagnostic and therapeutic procedures electrophysiology, gastrointestinal and radiological suites.
Contractor physician(s) shall provide primary coverage for all patients in the surgical intensive care, short stay unit, acute and chronic pain management services (procedures listed below), diagnostic trans esophageal echocardiography for medical and surgical patients, and emergency airway management.
- Occipital Nerve Block
- Brachial Plexus Block
- Axillary Nerve Block – Single/Multiple
- Cervical/thoracic-single level and additional levels
- Lumbar Sympathetic Block
- Trigger point injection
- Costochondrial joint injection
- Sacroiliac Injection
- CESI Inject Spine C/T
- LESI Inject Spine L/S (CD)
- Caudal epidural steroid
- Continuous epi cath insert-cervical/thoracic
- Continuous epi cath insert – lumbar/sacral
- Post occipital nerve block
- Intercostal nerve block-single/multiple
- Inguinal nerve block
- Diagnostic block-other peripheral nerve
- Coccyx inj-other peripheral nerve
- Neuroma inj-plantar/common digital
- Facet joint injection – multiple levels
- Facet joint injection – lumbar/sacral – multiple levels
- Sub Q local anes. & steroid
- Therapeutic peripheral nerve blocks
- Neuroma (non-plantar) injection
- Celiac Plexus Block
- Botox for spasm
- Botox for migraines
Contractor physician(s) shall provide consultative services at the patient’s bedside if the patient is not ambulatory and in the clinic setting if the patient is able to report to the outpatient clinic.
Medications: Contractor physician(s) shall follow all established medication policies and procedures. No sample medications shall be provided to patients.
Discharge education: Contractor physician(s) shall provide discharge education and follow up instructions that are coordinated with the next care setting for all Anesthesiology clinical or surgical patients.
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