Title:  Instructor - CT TXP & Circ Spr

Division:  Surgery
Work Location:  Houston, TX
Requisition ID:  5014

The Michael E. DeBakey Department of Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine (BCM) is seeking a qualified physician for an Instructor position within the division of Cardiothoracic Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support.

Job Purpose
Provides advanced patient care to patients in a clinical setting in an area of specialization under the direction of a physician.

Job Duties
  • Procurement of cardiothoracic transplant organs.
  • Obtain detailed history and perform physical examinations.
  • Perform, order, and interpret diagnostic procedures in accordance with relevant health concerns of the patient.
  • Prescribes appropriate pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatments.
  • Maintain records and write orders and progress notes in patient charts as to status, treatments, and procedures.
  • Monitors and ensures accuracy of recording on patient medical records.
  • Provide follow-up health maintenance care to patients in accordance with protocols established with the supervising physician.
  • Communicate with physicians, patients, and the family members of patients concerning patient care.
  • Collaborates with providers, and practice staff in identifying appropriate patients for care management.
  • Perform other job related duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications
  • Education Required: Medical degree.
  • Experience Required: None required.
  • Certification/Licenses/Registration: Licensed by the Texas Medical Board. Specialty certification as required by department. Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification.





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