Phoenix Children’s Division Chief of Anesthesiology
Phoenix Children's Hospital
Location: Phoenix, Arizona
Type: Full Time
Hospital, Public and Private
Internal Number: DCAnesth
Phoenix Children’s Hospital has initiated a national search for an innovative leader in clinical and academic Anesthesiology who will serve as the inaugural Division Chief of Anesthesiology. This appointment will include academic affiliation at Mayo Clinic School of Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix, and Creighton Medical School.
Phoenix Children’s Hospital is Arizona’s only children’s hospital recognized by U.S. News & World Report’s Best Children’s Hospitals, including garnering all 10 shields in 2021. 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, Phoenix Children’s provides care across more than 75 pediatric specialties. Phoenix Children’s is poised for continued growth in quality patient care, research, and medical education. In 2019, Phoenix Children’s was recognized by Becker’s Healthcare as one of the Top 150 Places to Work in Healthcare for the fifth consecutive year.
This is a unique role for a gifted clinical and academic anesthesiologist who has a solid vision for teaching, clinical and research program development, and who appreciates the significance of collegial decision-making in an interdisciplinary structure. This position represents a distinctive role for a forward-focused leader who will provide strategic direction and administrative leadership in a Division that will be created for expansion and continued development to provide anesthesia care across the PCH 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 PCH will expand into two additional campuses which will increase OR suites by 12 additional rooms. The Division Chief is expected to have strong experience in recruiting and recognizing individual talent that will result in the creation of a nationally recognized Division of Anesthesia.
In addition to the characteristics noted above, applicants must have an MD or MD/PhD degree and be board-certified in anesthesia and pediatric anesthesia. They must provide documentation of achieved accomplishments, and demonstrated proof of mentorship, leadership, and scholarship in anesthesia. The successful candidate must possess effective interpersonal, collaborative, and communication skills. It is expected that the candidate will be eligible for academic appointment at the Associate Professor or Professor level of our affiliated medical schools.
We respectfully request your assistance in communicating this leadership opportunity to your colleagues in pediatric anesthesia and by your nomination of highly qualified individuals. Thank you in advance for taking the time to consider your accomplished, qualified colleagues and for forwarding your nominations to the contacts below.
Daniel J. Ostlie, MDRaye Jean Becker Surgeon-in-Chief and Chair of Surgery Senior Physician Talent Acquisition Partner Phoenix Children’s Hospital Phoenix Children’s Hospital p (602) 933-7003 p (602) 933-1101 | c (319) 290-2906 firstname.lastname@example.org@phoenixchildrens.com
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... families. They embrace the challenges of providing compassionate, high-quality, family-centered care to the most complex patients in the region.