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Anesthesiologist (Cardiac) Physician for Mason City, IA (Perm)

Mason City, IA 50401

Job Description

MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center has an excellent full-time opportunity for a Fellowship-trained Board Certified or Board Eligible Cardiac Anesthesiologist to join a group located in Mason City, Iowa.
Job Description:
  • The group includes seven physicians and twelve CRNAs and provides Anesthesia coverage for a progressive hospital and ASC in North Central Iowa. Daily work assignments and call rotation are divided between designated staff and physicians. 
  • The selected candidate will provide coverage for general cases, Cardiac, Thoracic, Vascular, Neuro, Ortho, Pediatric and OB. 
  • There is a Level 2 Trauma ER but no Pain Clinic. 
  • The selected candidate will also provide oversight of CRNAs.
  • This position will cover Cardiac surgeries and provide Cardiac call Monday – Thursday. General Weekend call will be six weekends per year and one holiday per year. Call pay for Cardiac procedures Anesthesia performed in the hospital when on call. If no Cardiac cases are scheduled during the week, the provider will be assigned general cases.
  • Growing hospital cardiac surgery program
  • Practice Setting: Hospital based.  On rare occasions may need to oversee CRNAs at the ASC if no cardiac cases are scheduled and a physician is needed at the ASC location.
  • Documentation System/EMR: Cerner - moving to EPIC, some paper
  • Average Number of Surgical Cases Per Day: Cardiac surgeries 1/day, but not every day; 5-7 general cases/day.  Must help cover general if no cardiac cases.
  • Patient Age Demographic: Adolescent, Child, Adult, Geriatric.  Very sick children are sent to other hospitals better staffed/equipped for children.
  • Number of Operating Rooms: 8 in use at one time
  • Accepting H1B visa candidates (no J1)
  • Now accepting Locum candidates - submit to Job 47117
Compensation and Benefits:
  • The total package is $575,000 (salary + benefits)
  • Sign-on bonus of $50,000 with three-year commitment
  • Up to $100,000 education loan repayment
  • Moving allowance of up to $10,000
  • Premium paid health insurance
  • short- term and long-term disability
  • professional liability
  • $2500 medical allowance
  • 8 weeks vacation (including time for CME)
  • $10,000 education allowance
  • profit sharing
  • Board Certified or Board Eligible (within 3 years with plans to test) in Cardiac Anesthesiology
  • IA license or IMLC (or willing to obtain)
  • Cardiac Fellowship and/or TEE Certified (must be able to read, interpret, and bill TEE procedures - NOT just the placement of the probe) to be completed prior to start 
  • Iowa CSR 
  • DEA
  • COVID Vaccinated 
*Please Note: Trinity Health does not reimburse for any application or credentialing fees.
  • ACLS
  • BLS
  • Board Certified
  • Board Eligible
  • DEA
  • PALS
  • Iowa
  • TEE Certified, IMLC Accepted, IA CSR Required, Fellowship-trained (preferred)
ABOUT THE FACILITY About MercyOne North Iowa:
At MercyOne, helping you live your best life is our one purpose. We provide comprehensive services dedicated to caring for you through all of life's stages. At MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center, you'll find providers, nurses and staff skilled in almost every medical specialty imaginable, providing nothing less than the most sophisticated level of care when you need it.

MercyOne North Iowa Medical Center is a faith-based, full-service community health system serving residents in northern Iowa and southern Minnesota. We offer ambulatory care through our MercyOne Family Medicine Clinics (a primary care and specialty physician network), home health agency, hospice, regional referral laboratory, regional rehabilitation and diagnostic technology services, pharmacies, an emergency services network and a variety of other health care services.

We are proud to offer the latest in health and medical services with a caring, compassionate and personal touch with numerous specialty services including cancer center, heart center, vascular and wound center, neurosurgery, behavioral health and more.

MercyOne North Iowa is the largest provider of health care services in our region, and we are proudly the largest employer in Cerro Gordo County. Our hospital is a private, not-for-profit health care center, licensed for 346 beds, which serves more than 400,000 inpatients and outpatients each year. In addition, MercyOne North Iowa is a teaching institution. We conduct a Family Medicine Residency, Internal Medicine Residency, Cardiology Fellowship, Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship, PGY1 Pharmacy Residency and a School of Radiologic Technology. MercyOne North Iowa is a clinical training site for approximately 500 students from 127 different colleges enrolled in programs for medical laboratory, nursing, paramedic, rehabilitation, medical assistants, pastoral services, physicians and many other medical fields.

MercyOne North Iowa holds management agreements with seven rural primary care hospitals, making us the premier rural health care delivery network in northern Iowa and southern Minnesota.
About the Community:
Rich in history and heavy on charm, the north Iowa area offers big city excitement blended with small town hospitality. Some of the most diverse amenities and economic environments in the Midwest can be found here.


The region serves as the commercial, industrial, retail, recreation and employment hub. The area benefits from a strong economy, built on a foundation of homegrown businesses and large international firms. Residents in the area adore the small-town atmosphere – affordable housing and caring neighborhoods – without sacrificing important assets.

There’s no other place but here… Mason City offers award-winning attractions, fabulous shopping, a progressive educational system and top-tier quality of life. Mason City is conveniently located only two hours from Minneapolis/St. Paul. The communities located within the area offer diverse, beautiful places to visit paired with engaging historical and cultural experiences. Home to last hotel designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, and the Rock Crest/Rock Glenn neighborhood, people from all around the world visit North Iowa for the blocks of unique architectural design.

Embark on the adventure of a lifetime in north Iowa. Whether you’re looking for thrill or relaxation, this area has it all. Spend the day on the lake with a short commute to Clear Lake, or enjoy the diverse, one-of-a-kind eateries. Commute times are short, prices are reasonable, and the people are friendly and welcoming.


Meet Your Recruiter

Lisa Kaiser
Senior Recruiter

Lisa joined Wapiti Medical Staffing as a Recruiter in February 2022. Prior to coming to Wapiti, Lisa spent over 21 years in Retail Pharmacy in multiple roles including Manager, CPhT and Compliance Officer. Some of her accolades include Diabetic Lifestyle Coach, Orthotic Shoe Fitter and ACHC Accreditation Specialist. Lisa was also the recipient of Pharmacy Technician of the Year Award by the South Dakota Board of Pharmacy.

Lisa is a mother of two adult children, Eric and Brooke, whom she is incredibly proud of. In her spare time, she enjoys DIY projects, drawing and painting, traveling both domestically and internationally, cooking, gardening and experiencing new adventures so she can continue to check things off her bucket list.

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Discover exciting job opportunities in and around Mason City, Iowa! Nestled along the banks of the picturesque Willow Creek, Mason City offers a perfect blend of small-town charm and big-city amenities. Home to architectural masterpieces like the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Stockman House and unique cultural gems like the Music Man Square, this vibrant community celebrates art, music, and theater. With close proximity to attractions like Clear Lake and its famous Surf Ballroom, known for hosting legendary rock 'n' roll performances, as well as outdoor adventures at Lime Creek Nature Center, there's no shortage of activities to enjoy. Explore our job listings today and embark on a rewarding career in this enchanting region.

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Credentialing Timelines

  • ACLS: Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • ATLS: Advanced Trauma Life Support
  • BLS: Basic Life Support
  • CALS: Comprehensive Advanced Life Support
  • NRP: Neonatal Resuscitation Program
  • PALS: Pediatric Advanced Life Support