Jack Wasey, MD

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Jack Wasey, MD, is an Attending Anesthesiologist in the Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Hospital
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

BM BCh (Medicine and Surgery) - Magdalen College, University of Oxford, UK


Internal Medicine - Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, MD

Surgery and Medicine - Oxford Deanery, UK


Anesthesiology and Critical Care - The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore MD


Pediatric Anesthesiology - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Anesthesiology – American Board of Anesthesiology
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
Pediatric Anesthesiology – American Board of Anesthesiology

Graduate Degree

MSc (European Master of Renewable Energy) - École des Mines de Paris, France

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Anesthesiologist

Departments and Services

Research Interests

Application of IT to mining administrative and clinical hospital data




Zuckerberg GS, Scott AV, Wasey JO, Wick EC, Pawlik TM, Ness PM, Patel ND, Resar LMS, & Frank SM. Efficacy of education followed by computerized provider order entry with clinician decision support to reduce red blood cell utilization. Transfusion. 2015 Jul;55(7):1628-36. doi: 10.1111/trf.13003. Epub 2015 Feb 3.

Scott AV, Stonemetz JL, Wasey JO, Johnson DJ, Rivers RJ, Koch CG, & Frank SM. Compliance with Surgical Care Improvement Project for Body Temperature Management (SCIP Inf-10) Is Associated with Improved Clinical Outcomes. Anesthesiology. 2015 Jul;123(1):116-25. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0000000000000681.

Kim Y, Ejaz A, Gani F, Wasey JO, Xu L, Frank SM, Pawlik TM. Crystalloid Administration among Patients Undergoing Liver Surgery: Defining Patient- and Provider-Level Variation. Surgery. 2016 Feb;159(2):389-98. doi: 10.1016/j.surg.2015.06.037. Epub 2015 Aug 8.


Stonemetz JL, Allen PX, Wasey J, Rivers RJ, Ness PM, & Frank SM. Development of a risk-adjusted blood utilization metric. Transfusion. 2014 Oct;54(10 Pt 2):2716-23. doi: 10.1111/trf.12548. Epub 2014 Feb 24.

Hicks CW, Frank SM, Wasey JO, Efron J, Gearhart S, Fang S, Safar B, Makary MA, & Wick EC. A Novel Means of Assessing Institutional Adherence to Blood Transfusion Guidelines. Am J Med Qual. 2015 Nov-Dec;30(6):584-90. doi: 10.1177/1062860614542972. Epub 2014 Jul 17.

Frank SM, Wick EC, Dezern AE, Ness PM, Wasey JO, Pippa AC, Dackiw E, & Resar LMS. Risk-adjusted clinical outcomes in patients enrolled in a bloodless program. Transfusion. 2014 Oct;54(10 Pt 2):2668-77. doi: 10.1111/trf.12752. Epub 2014 Jun 18.

Frank SM, Wasey JO, Dwyer IM, Gokaslan ZL, Ness PM, & Kebaish KM. Radiofrequency bipolar hemostatic sealer reduces blood loss, transfusion requirements, and cost for patients undergoing multilevel spinal fusion surgery: a case control study. J Orthop Surg Res. 2014 Jul 5;9:50. doi: 10.1186/s13018-014-0050-2.



Frank SM, Wick EC, Dezern AE, Ness PM, Wasey JO, & Pippa AC. (2014). Risk-adjusted Clinical Outcomes in Patients Enrolled in a Bloodless Program. Presented at the American Society of Anesthesiology, New Orleans, LA.

Wasey JO, Pan AL, Oleyar, Michael J., Ness, Paull M., Tobian, Aaron A., & Frank SM. (2014). Reducing Unnecessary Preoperative Blood Orders and Costs by Implementing an Institution-specific Maximum Surgical Blood Order Schedule (MSBOS). Presented at the American Society of Anesthesiology, New Orleans, LA.

Frank SM, Wasey JO, Ness PM, Dackiw EA, & Kebaish KM. (2014). Radiofrequency Bipolar Hemostatic Sealer Reduces Blood Loss, Transfusion Requirements, and Cost for Patients Undergoing Multilevel Spinal Fusion Surgery. Presented at the American Society of Anesthesiology, New Orleans, LA.

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

American Society of Anesthesiologists

Society for Pediatric Anesthesia