BaylorScott and White Medical Center Temple is seeking an outstanding academic Trauma/ Critical Care Surgeon to join the Division of Acute Care Surgery, within theDepartment of Surgery at our flagship hospital in Temple, TX.
Candidatesmust be BC/BE in both General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care.
Privileges at our American College of Surgeons verified Level I Trauma facility in Temple, TX
Long term goal is to create a complete team of 8-10 Acute Care Surgeons
Responsibilities will include:
Evaluation of all trauma and emergency general surgery consults
Resident and medical student lectures for all aspects of Acute Care Surgery
Regional commitment to trauma and emergency services
Instructors for ATLS, ATOM, ASSET
Research and PI projects for Acute Care Surgery
Involvement in both TQIP and NSQIP
24 hour Dedicated OR Suite for Acute Care Surgery (Trauma and Emergency General Surgery) with no restriction to OR access
Established Surgical & Trauma Intensive Care Unit
Experience in laparoscopic surgery preferred
Academic affiliation with Texas A&M College of Medicine
Large general surgery residency program with resident coverage at all times.
Geriatric Trauma Service with full complement of APPs
In house trauma call is expected with dedicated call rooms available
BaylorScott and White also has a generous benefits package for clinical physicians. This will provide a number of othercomponents, which add a considerable value to the total compensation, amongthem:
Life, AD&D, disability and long term care insurancecontributions
Medical and dental contributions
Annual retirement contribution
Paid vacation and administrative (CME) leave
Academic funds (dues, fees, travel) provided pursuant todepartmental and institutional CME fund policies
Pleasedirect all inquiries, applications, and referrals to:
JustinL. Regner, MD FACS
InterimDivision Chief of Acute Care Surgery
Departmentof Surgery, Baylor Scott & White Medical Center - Temple
Maintaining the title of being the demographic center of Texas, within three hours of Dallas, Houston and San Antonio and only one hour from Austin, Temple offers the conveniences of a big city with the atmosphere of a small town. Situated on two of the most beautiful lakes in the Texas Hill Country, Temple provides its residents with a growing and vibrant economy, affordable homes and an outstanding public and private school system.
About Baylor Scott and White Health System - Central Texas
Baylor Health Care System, based in Dallas, and Scott & White Healthcare, based in Temple, Texas, have formed a new organization that combines the strengths of their two nationally recognized health systems. For an industry undergoing fundamental changes, Baylor Scott and White Health provides a new vision and more resources, offering patients continued exceptional care. Baylor Scott and White Health includes 49 hospitals, more than 900 patient care access sites, more than 6,000 affiliated physicians, 40,000 plus employees and the Scott and White health plan.
Fellowship training in Trauma, SurgicalCritical Care or Acute Care Surgery
Board Certification by the American Board ofSurgery or Osteopathic Board Certification
Texas Medical License
Fellow of the American College of Surgeons whenqualified
ATLS; BLS/ACLS; and PALS
Experience with the surgical care of trauma,emergency general surgery, and critical care patients
Internal Number: 20007244
About Baylor Scott & White Health
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation’s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it’s accepting a calling!