Baylor Scott & White Health is seeking a BC or BE Pediatric Anesthesiologist to join our team at Baylor Scott & White McLane Children’s Hospital in Temple, Texas.
The anesthesiologist will practice pediatric anesthesiology, to include NICU babies, and all ages of children up to the ages of 18. This will include major trauma, neuro-anesthesia, spines, and airway surgery. This will also include anesthesia for infants and children with repaired cardiac defects, if deemed appropriate by the attending of record.
The selected individual will join a small team and be the 7th anesthesiologist to join the practice. Their practice will be a mix of Anesthesia Care Team Model (including pediatric CRNA's and Anesthesia Residents), and 10-20% Solo Staff Model.
The work schedule is expected to be Monday-Friday, with weekend and evening call distributed by mathematical algorithm, and equally, among the 7 pediatric anesthesiologists.
Additional earning opportunities are provided for working overtime and weekends, there will be extra pay for call coverage
Academic opportunities are available to teach Texas A&M medical students and residents and soon to be Baylor College of Medicine students and residents.
McLane Children's is a 106-bed acute care Pediatric Level II Trauma Center, and an academic site for the Texas A&M College of Medicine.
Temple Memorial Hospital is a 636-bed acute care adult hospital, with the NICU still attached. It is across a 2-lane highway from McLane Children's Hospital. The majority of NICU babies are anesthetized at Temple Memorial Hospital at this time. Other pediatric anesthesia sites are required, frequently, at Temple Memorial Hospital, and the selected individual will be expected to help with this coverage.
This is an employed position with a competitive salary, productivity bonus, moving allowance, a comprehensive benefits package, and no state income tax.
Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
Four weeks of paid vacation and three weeks paid CME days off each year
Excellent relocation assistance package
Employer contributed retirement savings investments, and much more!
About Temple, Texas
Temple and the surrounding areas have a population of approximately 450,000. Located in the heart of Texas, Temple is only a short drive north of Austin, TX. We are within a 2.5-hour drive of 5 of the top 12 most populated cities in the U.S. (Dallas, Fort Worth, Austin, San Antonio, and Houston). The Temple area has low crime, excellent schools, little traffic, and a very low cost of living. Texas has no state income tax.
As the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States, Baylor Scott & White Health now includes 48 hospitals, more than 1,000 access points, 9,600 active physicians, and 48,000 employees, plus the Scott and White Health Plan, Baylor Scott & White Research Institute and Baylor Scott & White Quality Alliance—a network of clinical providers and facilities focused on improving quality, managing the health of patient populations, and reducing the overall cost of care.
Our Temple campus is the primary teaching site for Texas A&M College of Medicine medical students and residents and soon to be Baylor College of Medicine medical students. Baylor Scott & White Medical Center- Temple, was recently ranked # 2 in the nation as a Top Teaching Hospital by IBM/Watson in 2021.
- Doctorate Degree in Medicine
- Licensed to Practice Medicine in the state of Texas by the Texas Medical Board
- Where Applicable- Employee shall be currently board certified in his or her specialty or demonstrate active pursuit of board certification as defined by the appropriate specialty board of the American Board of Medical Specialties or the Bureau of Osteopathic Specialists
Five of our hospitals made Healthgrades’ America’s 250 Best Hospitals list, indicating they are in the top 5% in the nation for overall clinical excellence.
For more information, contact Tara Moore, Physician Recruiter:Tara.Moore@BSWHealth.org
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation’s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it’s accepting a calling!