1+ months

Acute Care Surgeon

Houston Methodist
Houston, TX 77002

Work Shift: DAY

Work Week: M \ F

Job Summary

Houston Methodist Hospital at the Texas Medical Center in Houston, Texas, is seeking a faculty member to join our growing and dynamic Acute Care Surgery Division. The Houston Methodist Hospital is an academic medical center and the flagship tertiary hospital of this region's hospital system. The hospital currently has 982 beds, 87 operating rooms and 5 critical care units, including a 28 bed surgical intensive care unit and is undergoing a significant expansion in all areas.

The clinical responsibilities of the ACS faculty members include attending coverage of the surgical and liver critical care unit and emergency general surgery service. Candidates for the position must be certified (or eligible for certification) by the American Board of Surgery in both General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care. Houston Methodist Hospital sponsors 26 ACGME\accredited educational programs including General Surgery and Abdominal Transplantation and is a primary affiliate and teaching site of the Weill Cornell Medical College. The institution is also the Houston campus of Texas A \u0026amp' M Health Sciences Medical School. The successful candidate values surgical education and providing quality patient care in a complex environment.

Tremendous growth potential exists within the ACS Division and includes a new Surgical Critical Care fellowship as well as development of the surgical critical care network in the 7 Houston Methodist System hospitals in the greater Houston area. Research programs in clinical, translational and health services research are ongoing in the division and the Department of Surgery. All Faculty members are be encouraged to contribute to these research initiatives as programs within the Houston Methodist Research Institute, a state of the art research institute with an annual research portfolio exceeding $125M.

To learn more about this opportunity, please forward a copy of your CV toRob Henges,Physician \u0026amp' Executive Recruiter \ rhenges@houstonmethodist.organd reference job opening ID 52194

Equal Employment Opportunity

Houston Methodist is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Equal employment opportunity is a sound and just concept to which Houston Methodist is firmly bound. Houston Methodist will not engage in discrimination against or harassment of any person employed or seeking employment with Houston Methodist on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,national origin, age, disability, status as a protected veteran or other characteristics protected by law.

VEVRAA Federal Contractor €“ priority referral Protected Veterans requested.

Company Profile

Houston Methodist Specialty Physician Group\ As one of the nation's leading hospitals and academic medical centers Houston Methodist has brought together some of the nation's leading experts in multiple specialties to serve our patients. As part ofHouston Methodist Specialty Physician Group(HMSPG), these specialists not only provide excellent clinical care, but are on the forefront of research, developing leading\edge technologies and treatments, and teaching the medical pioneers of tomorrow. This combination of clinical service, research and academics ensures patients have access to the latest in treatments and technologies while providing the best in comprehensive patient care. Established as a non\profit corporation and certified by the Texas State Board of Medical Examiners, HMSPG enables physicians to maintain autonomy with respect to their clinical practice while growing their practice within an academic environment.



Posted: 2020-05-14 Expires: 2020-08-12

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