Vice Chair of Pediatric Anesthesia and Anesthesiologist in Chief at Riley Children's Health
Indiana University Health
Location: Indianapolis, Indiana
Internal Number: 55447
Indiana University Health Physicians and the Indiana University School of Medicine seeks a strong academic leader for the Vice Chair of Pediatric Anesthesia and Anesthesiologist in Chief at Riley Children's Health with the additional title of the Gopal Krishna Professor of Pediatric Anesthesia.
Responsible for a group of approximately 35 pediatric anesthesiologists,18 anesthetists (CAA/CRNA), and 6 advanced practice providers (PA/NP)
In addition to clinical leadership appointment, faculty rank of Assistant/Associate/Full Professor
Oversee team providing anesthesia care for 23,000 general and surgical subspecialties including: cardiac, transplant, neurosurgery, ENT, GI, GU, complex ortho, and plastics at three locations
Protected administrative time
Fellowship training in Pediatric Anesthesiology, required
Board Certified in Anesthesiology, required
Subspecialty Board Certification in Pediatric Anesthesia, required
Physician licensed in Indiana or eligible for medical licensure in Indiana, required
Experience in the practice of Pediatric Anesthesiology in a tertiary care academic setting
Experience in the management of clinical operations, medical education, and research (clinical or educational), mentorship, and faculty development
Visa sponsorship available; H-1B
The VC/Chief is responsible for building a strategic vision for the division that fits with the history and culture of the institution
Leading day to day clinical operations to ensure high-quality care, including setting policies and guidelines for clinical care, OR coverage, and personnel management
Promoting collaboration among division faculty and other pediatric subspecialties at Riley, clinically and for research
Recruiting new faculty and supporting the career development of all members of the division
For more than 95 years, Riley Hospital for Children has been one of the nation's leading children's hospitals. Each year, Riley Hospital provides compassionate care, support and comfort to more than 300,000 inpatients and outpatients from across Indiana, the nation and the world. Physicians at Riley Hospital provide comprehensive care, from the routine to the most complex, in every field of pediatric medicine and surgery.
Riley Hospital is nationally ranked as a top children's hospital by U.S. News & World Report,with national rankings in all ten pediatric specialties (including three specialties in the top ten), and is the only nationally ranked children's hospital in Indiana. Part of Indiana University Health, Riley Hospital enjoys a unique partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine, giving our highly skilled physicians access to innovative treatments using the latest research and technology.
In addition, Riley Hospital is ranked seventh in the nation for NIH Research funding, totaling more than $38 million in 2022. The Children's Clinical Research Center, located at Riley Hospital, is one of the largest pediatric research facilities in the country.
The newest addition to Riley Hospital, the Maternity Tower, opened in fall 2021. The Tower is home to Indiana's largest NICU, as well as the state's only OB ICU and emergency room.
Riley Hospital is also one of the largest children's hospitals in the United States, and offers one of the nation's largest outpatient care facilities for children.
The Riley Children's Foundation is committed to improving the health and well-being of children through philanthropic leadership in support of Riley Hospital and its research programs.
At Riley Hospital for Children, we are committed to advancing a culture where all people can come together while we work to equitably improve the health of all Hoosiers. Working together, our health system fosters an environment in which differences are respected and valued. With a bold approach to diversity and inclusion, we are the place where many voices and perspectives come together to improve the health of our communities today and in the future.
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