Vighter LLC is in need of healthcare providers for Public Health Emergency Support in response to 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)
START DATE : < 2 weeks anticipated start date
WORK DURATION: Anywhere from 2-8 weeks, potential to extend based on the requests of the client .
Title: Anesthesiologist (COVID-19)
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Provides medical services at the scope and level of an Anesthesiologist to preserve the health of employees and client personnel.
Administers anesthetic or sedation during medical procedures, using local, intravenous, spinal or caudal methods.
Confers with other medical professionals to determine type and method of anesthetic or sedation to render patient insensible to pain.
Coordinates administration of anesthetics with surgeons during an operation.
Decides when patients have recovered or stabilized enough to be sent to another room or ward or to be sent home, following outpatient surgery.
Examines patient, obtain medical history and use diagnostic tests to determine risk during surgical, obstetrical, and other medical procedures.
Monitors patient before, during, and after anesthesia and counteract adverse reactions or complications.
Records type and amount of anesthesia and patient condition throughout procedure
Manages anesthesiologic services, coordinating them with other medical activities and formulating plans and procedures
Positions patient on operating table to maximize patient comfort and surgical accessibility
Provides and maintain life support and airway management, and help prepare patients for emergency surgery
Provides medical care and consultation in many settings, prescribing medication and treatment and referring patients for surgery
Instructs individuals and groups on ways to preserve health and prevent disease
Schedules and maintain use of surgical suite, including operating, wash-up, waiting rooms and anesthetic and sterilizing equipment
Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols, medication administration and storage procedures, and controlled substance regulations.
Documents patient care services by charting in patient and department records.
Maintain patient confidence and protects operations by keeping information confidential
Ensures operation of medical and administrative equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer's instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs; maintaining equipment inventories; evaluating new equipment and techniques.
Other duties as assigned
Advanced University Degree in Medicine
3 years' experience as an Anesthesiologist
Hold and maintain a current unrestricted government issued Practicing License in Anesthesiology
Accredited to a recognized U.S. standard or proven equivalent national qualification
Must be able to multi-task, be detail-oriented, be organized and have excellent verbal and communication skills
Proficiency with computer and common office equipment, as well as with MS Office products required.
Must be able to multi-task, be detail-oriented, organized, and demonstrate excellent oral and written communication skills.
Location of services may at times be in remote, austere or challenging environments.
Must be able to perform duties in a stressful and high paced environment without physical limitations.
Ability to adapt to sudden changes and flexibility in work requirements to include potential shift changes based on operational needs and/or command priorities.
Current ACLS, PALS certification.
Work involves sitting and standing for prolonged periods of time
May require bending, stooping and lifting as required for patient care and transport
We specialize in healthcare staffing, medical support services, and the application of technology in related fields. Whether clients require healthcare professionals to fill clinical vacancies throughout the US or highly customized special operations tactical medical support in austere environments abroad, Vighter is there to help.
Vighter was founded on the principles of agility, customer service, and dedication to mission success. We are highly responsive to client requests and excel in dynamic environments. Our customer service approach caters not only to clients, but is also focused internally to support all of our great employees working around the world. Vighter’s dedication to overcome obstacles and achieve mission success flows throughout the organization. We are committed to exceeding our client’s expectations whenever and wherever services are required.
Our streamlined procedures to recruit quality applicants and swiftly process them through our candidate pipeline are the results of a multi-year investment into continuous improvement. The incorporation of technology allows us to execute large-scale recruiting and hiring campaigns, which fills vacancies more efficiently than ever before. Certifications such as ISO 9001 and The Joint Commission’s Healthcare Staffing Services accreditation provide clients with significant reassurances that we maintain an unwavering commitment to quality.