UPMC Altoona is seeking a Cardiac Anesthesiologist
• Practice in house call schedule: 1:11
• In house call = 1 MDA and 1 CRNA with back-up available
The Anesthesia Service at UPMC Altoona is comprised of 11 Anesthesiologists and 29 CRNAs
Anesthesia care settings: 12 ORs, 1cysto room and 1 lithotripsy room in main hospital, 6 OR ambulatory surgery Center on hospital campus, 4 procedure room endoscopy suite, 2 C-section ORs on OB unit, 4 cath. labs, and imaging department
Annual surgical caseload: approximate 20,000 cases
Surgical cases include: cardiac surgery, neurosurgery, ENT, Urology, thoracic surgery, orthopedic surgery, plastic surgery, Level 2 trauma center, ophthalmology, vascular surgery. and General surgery.
Annual trauma volume: 1,800 patients; Deliveries: 1,200 patients.
UPMC Altoona provides exceptional health care to Blair County and surrounding areas. With nearly 3,000 employees, it is the largest employer in the county, and is a tertiary hospital, offering an array of specialized programs and services. UPMC Altoona joined UPMC in July 2013.
UPMC Altoona is a charitable, not-for-profit health care system governed by a volunteer community board of directors.
UPMC Altoona offers more than 200 years of health care experience, over 300 talented and highly recognized physicians, nearly 4,000 specialized and experienced caregivers, and 600 supportive volunteers. The health system serves more than 20 counties throughout Central Pennsylvania.