Somnia is seeking an anesthesiologist to join its dynamic anesthesia care team at Kern Medical Center.
Kern is a 222-bed general acute care teaching hospital and the only Level II trauma center between Los Angeles and Fresno. Our team of 15 provides care under a blended MD-CRNA model.
Approximately 50% of surgical cases are performed on an outpatient basis and the majority is orthopedic in nature. The surgery service runs six rooms full-time and performs 450 cases per month with the average case completed in about 1-2 hours. The hospital also has a busy OB service.
We offer a congenial work environment with seasoned anesthesiologists and CRNAs who welcome the addition of an experienced colleague.
Board certification/eligibility is required (Board Eligible candidates MUST be actively engaged in the board certification process in order to be considered.
Level II Trauma and OB experience preferred
California license and current ACLS card are required
A comprehensive benefits package is available. Somnia offers employee (W2) or independent contractor (1099) options. Enjoy access to our national network of anesthesia support.
Bakersfield (pop. 330,000) is the largest city in the southern San Joaquin Valley and one of the fastest growing regions in the nation. The city and is close to the Sierra Nevadas, the desert and the Pacific Ocean and is the seat of Kern County, which generates 76 percent of the state’s oil supply and ranks third among all counties in the United States in agriculture-related production. The community offers many of the attributes of city living as well as ample recreational opportunities, museums and a variety of regional attractions.