Acclaim Physician Group Pediatrics and Family Medicine Departments have an opening for a Physician/Faculty member to teach within the John Peter Smith Family Medicine Residency program in Fort Worth, Texas. Expected qualifications include: interest and demonstrated competence as an educator; several years practice experience, but would consider recent graduates with teaching or chief resident experience.
The JPS Family Medicine Residency is the largest in the country (22 residents per class with a total of 80 residents and fellows) and was ranked #3 by peers in 2015 by US News and World Report.
This physician will be part of a team of providers teaching and precepting Family Medicine residents, transitional residents and medical students in both the outpatient clinic setting and the newborn nursery.
Position Details Include
Outpatient clinic volume is approximately 20-25 patients per day
Clinic patient age range: birth to 18 years of age
New Born Nursery Volume: Approximately 4,500 births per year
No building a practice. The volume is already here.
Very rewarding patient population. We have excellent families that love and care for their children.
Must have a Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathy degree from an approved college of Medicine/Osteopathy
Must be board certified or board eligible in Pediatrics
Must be able to obtain a Texas Medical License without issue and meet all of our credentialing requirements without issue
Must be able to demonstrate patient centered/patient valued behavior
Must be comfortable working in a large public/county facility
Must be able to demonstrate a working knowledge in area assigned, and competency in assessment techniques, diagnosis and treatment processes that apply to the assigned medical specialty area
Must have excellent interpersonal, verbal and oral communication skills to work effectively with other health care professionals and serve as a resource to the community
Must be self-directed and take initiative to develop and participate in community activities and medical outreach programs pertaining to the medical specialty area
Spanish fluency is preferred
Very competitive salary
Malpractice insurance provided at no cost and includes tail insurance
Health, vision, and dental insurance options
Professional expense allowance
Relocation allowance for moves of greater than 55 miles
Generous retirement, opportunities to access three tax deferred accounts
16th largest city with favorable cost of living
Center of cultural arts district
Easy access to teams in all four major sports
Big 12 University
International airport within 30 minutes
230 days of sunshine per year
Contact Crystal Hernandez, Physician Recruiter Acclaim Physician Group 817-702-2931 Chernand07@jpshealth.org