Anesthesia Physician

Job Number:
Posted Date:
San Jose, CA 95116
Locum Leaders
Pay Rate:
$187.00 - $199.00

Job Description & Requirements

Start Date:
Call 24
Job Type:
Locum Tenens

  • Immediate start as soon as credentialed - ongoing
  • 24-7 coverage; schedule TBD
  • Coverage
    • 5 ORs 7a – 7p – Based on demand typically run 7a – 10a, lull, then early afternoon until cases are done.
    • 1 CVOR 7a – 7p – staffed by CV anesthesiologists
    • 1 Trauma Room – staffed by dedicated MD
    • 6 shift “positions” (5 OR and 1 Trauma Room) assigned 1 through 6 each weekday; equally distributed amongst physician roster
  • Each position is 7a – 7p
  • Call:
    • Weekdays: 3 non-cardiac MDs on call each night.  1 MD in-house 7p – 7a; 1 on backup – they cover Trauma/OB/Cath Lab/Stroke; 2 backup MDs on unrestricted call for same locations.
    • MDs typically have one “primary” call assignment each week
    • Weekends: 4 MDs on-call Saturday 7a to Monday 7a; High Acuity Team 1 in-house; 1 backup unrestricted    Low Acuity Team:  1 MD in-house for weekend scheduled cases then unrestricted; 1 unrestricted backup
  • Post Call: (if fully staffed, would have primary and 1st backup off post-call)
    • All cases seen; mostly cardiac cases
Required Qualifications
  • Board Certified or Board Eligible
  • No fellowship required
  • Must have 400 cardiac IP/OP last two years
Nicknamed the capital of Silicon Valley, San Jose is a diverse area with an innovative spirit. While it has a distinct downtown, San Jose is a sprawling metro area that is as much defined by its suburban neighborhoods and large tech campuses as it is by the high-rises in its business district.

Job Benefits

In addition to the industry’s most comprehensive benefits package that includes medical licensing assistance, the arrangement of professional liability insurance, and housing and travel booking assistance, Locum Leaders is proud to offer our providers a reduction in the wait time to be presented at facilities where you were previously presented or worked from 24 months to 6 months.

About The Company

Locum Leaders, an AMN Healthcare company, is the nation’s leader in temporary and part-time locum tenens jobs. We provide temporary and part-time locum tenens jobs nationwide for physicians of all specialties, as well as physician assistants (PAs), nurse practitioners (NPs) and certified registered nurse anesthetists (CRNAs). As a company of AMN Healthcare, we’re able to offer more competitive opportunities and benefits for job seekers than any other locum tenens company. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.

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