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Title:  Assistant Professor - CHofSA Pediatrics - Hospital Medicine

Division:  Pediatrics
Work Location:  San Antonio, TX
Requisition ID:  3026
Baylor College of Medicine and Department Summary:

About The Children's Hospital of San Antonio:


We have transformed into a world-class children's hospital - both inside and out. In a typical year, we project that we will have provided inpatient care to 5,000 children, emergency care to 80,000 patients (including our downtown campus and our freestanding pediatric emergency center at Westover Hills), and 73,000 outpatients. The Children's Hospital of San Antonio employs over 600 allied health professionals, plus 400 nurses. The Joint Commission licensed us as the first freestanding children's hospital in San Antonio on September 18, 2012. Early February 2013, The Children's Hospital of San Antonio finalized agreements to collaborate with Texas' top pediatric medical providers, Baylor College of Medicine and Texas Children's Hospital.


About Baylor:

 

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

Summary

The Section of Hospital Medicine of the Department of Pediatrics at Baylor College of Medicine has an opening for a full-time faculty position at Children's Hospital of San Antonio. This position comes with a faculty appointment within the Department of Pediatrics, a competitive salary, and full benefits package.  The rank of the appointment will be determined by the candidates' credentials and experience. Applicants are encouraged to submit a cover letter along with this application.

Job Duties

Responsibilities include the provision of hospital care to pediatric inpatients, including overnight coverage; consultations and co-management of sub-specialty, surgical, and psychiatric pediatric patients; pediatric sedation; teaching fellows, residents, medical students, and staff; active involvement in inpatient quality, safety, and administrative activities; and protected time for academic/scholarly activities in clinical informatics, outcomes research, child advocacy, education, or quality improvement.

Minimum Qualifications

Applicants must possess an M.D., M.D./Ph.D. or D.O. from an accredited medical school and have or be eligible to obtain an unrestricted Texas Medical License.   Candidates must also be board certified (or eligible for same) in General Pediatrics by the American Board of Pediatrics, Fellowship trained.

 

 

 

 

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

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