Dell Children’s Medical Center, the Department of Pediatrics, and the Pediatric Consultation and Referral Service (PCRS) is seeking a BC/BE pediatric hospitalist. The physician will join an established practice that provides specialized care to hospitalized children and adolescents of Central Texas. The PCRS team offers the latest treatment options and care practices to improve the quality of care for patients. Successful candidates will be hospital-based pediatricians, dedicated to providing patients with the highest level of medical care. A PCRS physician may be asked to care for hospitalized children as the primary attending physician or as a general pediatric consultant to a subspecialist or community pediatrician.Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas is the only dedicated freestanding pediatric facility in the region and is a member of the Seton Healthcare Family. We serve a 46-county area as the premier health care provider for children and adolescents. This non-for-profit organization, leads health care delivery to a rapidly growing population of 1.9 million. Austin has been designated by US News & World Report as one of the top ten “Best Places to Live” for several years. This growing metropolis is considered “the live music capital of the world,” a high-tech growth hub, and home to one of the largest state universities in the country. Seton Healthcare Family is a member of Ascension Health, the largest not-for-profit health network in the nation. The Seton Healthcare Family is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer. Hiring is contingent upon obtaining medical licensure in the state of Texas. Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest and Curriculum Vitae to: Teresa Washington/Physician Recruitment/ TWashington@ascension.org
Seton operates more than 100 clinical locations, including four teaching hospitals that will be training sites for Dell Medical School at The University of Texas starting in 2016.
One of those training sites is Dell Children’s Medical Center of Central Texas, a world-class pediatric medical center with its own Level I trauma center. Another is University Medical Center Brackenridge, which is Ce...ntral Texas’ only Level I trauma center for adults. UMC Brackenridge will be replaced by the new Dell Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas in early 2017. The other two teaching hospitals are Seton Medical Center Austin, the region’s largest medical facility, and Seton Shoal Creek Hospital, the area’s only nonprofit mental health facility.
Seton conducts research in the prevention and treatment of stroke, traumatic injury, epilepsy and cardiovascular disease. It collaborates with employers, commercial insurance companies, community physicians, nonprofit agencies and government entities to create clinically integrated systems of care with providers throughout its 10,000-square-mile service area. We also maintain an active community presence in smaller ways, like providing the Seton Comfort Zone at area events throughout the year.