Emergency Medicine Opportunity for Large Academic Medical Center – Major Metro in Texas

San Antonio, Texas, USA
February 2

Multiple Openings for Adult Emergency Medicine Clinical Faculty. Also Seeking One Toxicologist to serve as Assistant Medical Director for the Region’s Poison Center

Merritt Hawkins, the nation’s leading academic physician search firm, is proud to have partnered with a large academic medical center in Texas in the search for residency-trained Emergency Physicians. Join this cohesive team as clinical faculty of an emerging Emergency Medicine program, quickly establishing itself as one of the leading programs in the country.

  • New, state-of-the-art ED opened in 2014 with recent expansions that provide 180,000 sq. ft. of space and 118 beds Busiest ED in the region with nearly 70,000 visits each year; high level of acuity with a very diverse pathology
  • Level I Trauma Center, and soon-to-be Level I Pediatric Trauma Center, and large Poison Center conveniently located across the street from ED
  • Option to see adults, pediatrics, or a combination of both; brand new Pediatric Emergency Room opened in 2016
  • Work with fellows, residents and medical students; the Department operates the largest 3rd year medical student core clerkship in the nation
  • Opportunities in ultrasound, trauma, global, rural and wilderness medicine, toxicology, and EMS
  • Strong commitment to mentorship, faculty development, and aggressive promotion
  • Academic rank and compensation commensurate with experience

Clinical expectations include working fifteen 9-hour shifts per month (expectation for the incoming Toxicologist will be slightly fewer required ER shifts). Physicians are supported by nurses, scribes, APPs, and residents. Additional time and space is protected for administrative responsibilities and scholarly productivity. Candidates must be board-certified or board-eligible in their respective specialties. Option to work more shifts if desired.

In addition to a fantastic professional opportunity, this position allows you to live and work in one of the largest and most diverse cities in the country. You’ll enjoy a vibrant downtown area where modern skyscrapers intermingle with historic sites and live entertainment is available all year. A favorable winter climate allows you to take advantage of the scenic Texas Hill Country, gorgeous lakes, and challenging golf-courses year-round. These advantages are accompanied by a strong economy, professional sporting events, no state income tax, and a low cost of living.

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Contact: Jay Torio

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Organization: Merritt Hawkins

Reference Code: ER-42872

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