TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity at St. David's Children's Hospital for adding PRN pediatric emergency medicine physicians (PEM) to our program. Physicians must be PEM fellowship trained and able to start by late summer or early fall of 2022. This is a level 4 emergency department with a 370-bed hospital and 10 emergency department beds. Annual patient volumes are at approximately 20,500 visits per year, and we staff our emergency department so that our clinicians are seeing around 2 patients per hour. We average around 17 hours per day as well of mid-level coverage and our physicians flex between 24 and 27 hours per day dependent on volumes monthly and or quarterly.
- Flexible schedule
- Paid professional liability insurance coverage
- W-2 employee contractor status
- Excellent leadership
- Association with a leading physician practice in the U.S.
- Access to professional development tools, educational resources and CME through TeamHealth Institute
- Stability of a respected industry leader
St. David's Children's Hospital
St. David's Children's Hospital is a dedicated pediatric care facility that includes a 10-bed emergency department, 8-bed medical surgical inpatient unit and 6-bed pediatric intensive care unit (PICU). The facility offers a wide array of pediatric services, including pediatric surgery, radiology, anesthesia as well as consult and treatment for cardiology, orthopedics, neurology and urology. The children's hospital is part of St. David's HealthCare, one of the largest health systems in Texas, which includes seven of the area's leading hospitals. The organization has received the coveted Malcolm Baldrige National Quality award and is the third-largest private employer in the Austin area.
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