Cleveland Clinic Posted Jun 3, 2020

Cleveland, OH

Department Chair, Intensive Care & Resuscitation

The Cleveland Clinic, a distinguished academic healthcare system, announces its search for Chair of the Department of Intensive Care & Resuscitation.

The Department of Intensive Care & Resuscitation is a department within the Cleveland Clinic's Anesthesiology Institute (AI), which unites all specialists in cardiothoracic anesthesia, critical care, general anesthesia, pain management, pediatric anesthesia, and the regional practice (community hospital) anesthesia, outcomes research, and graduate medical education within one fully integrated model of care. The mission of the Anesthesiology Institute is to be a recognized leader in perioperative care through education, research, and innovation within an environment that creates a safe, effective, efficient, and best possible experience for our patients and caregivers.

The Department of Intensive Care & Resuscitation provides clinical care at 10 Cleveland Clinic locations in northeast Ohio, and is comprised of 175 beds, including the Surgical Intensive Care Unit and Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU) at the Cleveland Clinic Main Campus, and Intensive Care Units at 4 regional locations. The CVICU is one of the largest cardiac units in the country providing care to our #1 ranked cardiac surgical program, including a high-level heart failure program that utilizes ECMO and ventricular assist device management. The Department also includes the Advanced Practice Critical Care House Officer team, which provides hospitalist-type care at 9 regional hospitals. The Department leads the Critical Response and Resuscitation Committee, which is an enterprise-wide committee that oversees the cardiac, medical and pediatric medical emergency response teams.

The Department of Intensive Care & Resuscitation is comprised of over 250 caregivers, under the direction of the Chair, including over 50 multi-specialty critical care intensivists (representing 6 specialties), 94 advanced practice providers, respiratory therapists (in the CVICU) and administrative support. The Department’s staff participates in resident, fellow, and medical student education for students enrolled in the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Case Western Reserve School of Medicine, and other schools providing electives within our institution. The Critical Care fellowship is an ACGME-accredited fellowship program consisting of 10 fellows.

The ideal Chair candidate should be a recognized leader within critical care as an outstanding clinician, educator, and scholar, who supports research and education within a multi-specialty organization. The Department Chair will have ultimate responsibility for the clinical, educational, research, and fiscal oversight within the department in order to achieve personal and institutional success. The Department Chair must be a demonstrated leader with strength in communication and collaboration both within and outside of the department. A faculty appointment at a rank commensurate with experience is available at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University.

Cleveland Clinic is firmly committed to being the best place to practice in medicine and providing a safe, stable, and financially fulfilling work environment even through uncertain times. Being a physician-led organization means doing what is best for the patients, every day.

Cleveland Clinic is one of the world's largest and busiest health centers.Patients come to Cleveland Clinic from all over the world. We offer advanced treatment for all illnesses and disorders of the body. We enjoy a strong reputation for outstanding quality care. U.S News & World Report has declared that we are a top hospital in the country. Cleveland Clinic’s heart program has ranked No. 1 in the nation since 1995.

Eight other Cleveland Clinic specialties are ranked in the Top 10. Cleveland Clinic earned the highest ranking of any Ohio hospital.

Other specialties noted for national excellence include ENT and pediatrics. Cleveland Clinic Children's offers highly specialized pediatric care in a family-centered atmosphere. It has been ranked the best children's hospital in Ohio by Child magazine.

Cleveland Clinic was founded in 1921 as a not-for-profit group practice, integrating clinical and hospital care with research and physician education. In addition to our Cleveland location, we have Cleveland Clinic Florida, Cleveland Clinic Nevada, Cleveland Clinic Canada, and Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi. Cleveland Clinic London is also scheduled to open in February 2021.

Cleveland Clinic has more than 4,200 salaried physicians and scientists on staff, representing approximately 120 specialties and subspecialties. Patients came to us from across America and from more than 180 nations. We also lead an extensive system of community hospitals in Northeast Ohio called the Cleveland Clinic Hospitals.

This system is made up of Cleveland Clinic Main Campus, Akron General Hospital, Avon Hospital, Euclid Hospital, Fairview Hospital, Hillcrest Hospital, Lodi Hospital, Lutheran Hospital, Marymount Hospital, Medina Hospital, South Pointe Hospital, and Union Hospital. Ashtabula County Medical Center is also an affiliate of Cleveland Clinic. With approximately 5,895 staffed beds, Cleveland Clinic Hospitals offers broad geographic coverage, a full continuum of care, improved quality and lower cost of care to Northeast Ohio residents.

Cleveland Clinic was named a top hospital and health system by Diversity Inc. in 2020. Companies on this list score well in talent pipeline, talent development, leadership commitment, and supplier diversity.

Cleveland Clinic has been ranked as the No. 1 hospital in the country for cardiology and heart surgery according to the 2019-2020 Best Hospitals rankings.

Cleveland Clinic values a culture where caregivers integrate diversity and inclusion throughout the enterprise. We respect and appreciate our similarities and differences, they enable us to better serve our patients, one another, and our global communities.

Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Smoke/drug free environment.

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9500 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44195

Cleveland Clinic
Department Chair, Intensive Care & Resuscitation
Cleveland, OH

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