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Pediatric Anesthesiology (Peds Anes) - Locum Tenens - Virginia-145157 (145157)

The Delta Companies

Last Updated: 8/11/19

Job Description

Assigned Recruiter: Brianna

Location & Hospital: 

Children Specialty Group (CSG) and Children s Hospital of The King s Daughters (CHKD)

601 Childrens Ln 

Norfolk, VA 23507

Specialty: Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesiologist

Will client consider candidate needing license? Must have a VA license  

Job/Assignment Details:

Reason for Coverage:  site perm recruits - they are open to locum to permanent placement for sure and need a locums Cardiac Pediatric Anesthesiologist to help cover vacations

Setting: Inpatient

Start Date:  8/14/2019 (will do emergency Credentialing) 

Length of assignment & Minimum Shifts Required Per Month: 10 days needed a month for coverage ongoing until a hire has been made

Credentialing timeframe: 30 days

Shift dates: August 14-23, September 10-20, after September the need will continue for 10 days a month ongoing flexible on the days 

Shift times: 7am to 5pm; variable depending upon cases - plus some evening and weekend call 

Patients per day: Varies 1-3 cases per day

Call: Yes; Every second or third day, only call for cath lab or complex cardiac patients needing non-cardiac surgery

Hours of Call: 16 hours of call on weekdays and 24 hour call on weekends


Board certification required:  YES -  Candidates must be certified by the American Board of Anesthesiologists and Pediatric Anesthesiology board-certified, or be in the certification process (have completed an ACGME-accredited Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship)

Procedures:  YES  Our program provides care for a wide variety of children with complex congenital heart disorders and is ideal for the candidate who has completed a fellowship in pediatric cardiac anesthesia or who has extensive congenital cardiac experience.  Our anesthesiologists work closely with our cardiac surgical team as well as the Pediatric Cardiac Cath labs and the Pediatric EP lab.

Codes: Maybe

Supervision required: NO – perform their own cases in the cardiac operating rooms – may work in a collaborative manner with other anesthesiologists in the anesthesia care team model for other uncomplicated cases

Background/Malpractice: Less malpractice is better for credentialing

Special Skills/Certifications required: PALS,   Experience with the cardiac surgical team as well as the Pediatric EP lab.

EMR: Cerner


PAY Rate: Open  -  $2,000 per day

Client will reimburse all travel and lodging costs

Sub /Acceptance Process: CV’s to Anesthesiology Administrator Brittany Langley – she will pass to dept head who will phone interview interested candidates

Orientation Information: TBD

Facility Info: 198 bed Children’s Hospital in Virginia.  19 anesthesiologists at the site.  The only major children’s hospital in the area – most of the surrounding communities all feed into the hospital.

Company Details

The Delta Companies

Dallas, Texas, United States

The Delta Companies offer permanent and temporary staffing solutions nationwide for physicians, physician extenders, therapy and other allied healthcare professionals. Physician staffing services are represented by Delta Physician Placement and Delta Locum Tenens. All other allied healthcare staffing services are represented by Delta Healthcare Providers.