Title:  Assistant Professor - CHofSA Pediatrics - Critical Care

Division:  Pediatrics
Work Location:  San Antonio, TX
Requisition ID:  3174

Department: Pediatric, Critical Care

Employment Duration: Full-time

Baylor College of Medicine and Department Summary:

Baylor (www.bcm.edu) is recognized as one of the nation's premier academic health science centers and is known for excellence in education, research, and healthcare and community service.Baylor is affiliated with multiple educational, healthcare and research affiliates (Baylor Affiliates).

The Children's Hospital of San Antonio has transformed into a world-class children's hospital - both inside and out. In a typical year, we project that we will provided inpatient care to 5,000 children, 80,000 emergency department visits (including our downtown campus and our freestanding pediatric emergency center in Westover Hills), and 73,000 outpatients visits. We were licensed as the first freestanding children's hospital in San Antonio by the Joint Commission on September 18, 2012.

Job Responsibilities:

Practice medicine in the pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) and provide day-to-day care of children requiring critical care. Conduct patient discharge planning, utilization review, and improvement of patient care quality related to pediatric critical care. Direct, monitor, and evaluate pediatric critical care given to patients and staffing related to pediatric critical care. Develop and maintain pediatric critical care services, goals, and plans. Instruct medical students, residents, Fellows, and other students in related fields (e.g., nursing students, dietary students, pharmacy students), who observe the physician directly in the hospital setting, in critical care.

Job Qualifications:

Education: MD degree or its foreign equivalent

Licenses: Licensed by the Texas Medical Board (or eligible for same)

Must have completed a Residency in Pediatrics and a Fellowship in Pediatric Critical Care.





Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.