Job Description

Extended Job Title
Relief Physician (Anesthesiology/Alberta)

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Unv Hlth Sci Ctr El Paso

Position Description
The anesthesiologist makes all the medical decisions about anesthetizing a patient for surgery and who is responsible for the safety and well-being of the patient before, during, and immediately following the surgical procedure. This includes maintaining the patient in a state of controlled unconsciousness (while under general anesthesia), providing pain relief and monitoring the patient's critical life functions (breathing, heart rate and heart rhythm, blood pressure, body temperature, blood oxygen saturation) as they are affected throughout surgical, obstetrical or other medical procedures. At all times, the anesthesiologist will practice their profession in accordance with applicable professional and governmental law and regulations.

Requisition ID

Optional Attachments
Professional License/Certification, Transcript

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
  • Provides physician staffing and support for weekly Anesthesiology inpatient and outpatient hospital services contracted with the Paul L. Foster School of Medicine campus in El Paso, Texas.
  • Provides anesthesiology coverage of monthly hospital based call coverage schedules at both University Medical Center and Children’s Hospital of El Paso.
  • Provides high quality & cost effective medical care to an anesthesiology patient population of all age groups based on a regional standard of medical care.
  • Provides staffing and surgical support for anesthesiology operative cases that take place at both University Medical Center and Children’s Hospital of El Paso.

Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual

Pay Basis

Work Location
El Paso

HSC - El Paso

Anesthesiology Elp Genl

Required Attachments
Cover Letter, Resume / CV

Job Type
Part Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Spec Health Care Professional


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
  • Education: Graduated from an approved accredited School of Medicine with an M.D. degree. 
  • License/Certification: 
    • Licensed to practice medicine in the State of Texas or have the ability to transfer license to Texas.
    • Certificate or license for prescribing controlled substances. 
  • Experience:  At least three years post-graduate training in primary care medicine.

Does this position work in a research laboratory?

Navy Enlisted Classification Code

Army Military Occupational Specialty Code
60A, 60B, 60C, 60D, 60F, 60G, 60H, 60J, 60K, 60L, 60M, 60N, 60P, 60Q, 60R, 60S, 60T, 60V, 61A, 61B, 61C, 61D, 61E, 61F, 61G, 61H, 61J, 61K, 61L, 61M, 61N, 61P, 61Q, 61R, 61U, 61W, 61Z, 62A, 62B, 67G, 67F

Air Force Specialty Code
42EX, 42FX, 44AX, 44BX, 44DX, 44EX, 44FX, 44GX, 44HX, 44JX, 44KX, 44MX, 44NX, 44PX, 44RX, 44SX, 44TX, 44UX, 44YX, 44ZX, 45AX, 45BX, 45EX, 45GX, 45NX, 45PX, 45SX, 45UX, 48AZ, 48GX, 48RX, 48VX

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