Palliative Care Physicians in Dallas/Ft. Worth, Texas
Baylor Health Care System
Location: Dallas, Texas
Type: Full Time
Required Education: MD/DO
Internal Number: 0000
Baylor Scott & White Health is seeking Board Certified / Board Eligible Palliative Care physicians throughout the Dallas/Ft. Worth area.
Our nationally recognized Supportive Palliative Care program (2014 AHA Circle of Life winner) offers an interdisciplinary team providing services at all our locations in an inpatient environment. Some of our teams also provide clinic-based services and there are plans to offer community based services as well.
Candidates should be interested in providing the highest quality palliative the care. Our flagship program was one of the first 10 in the nation to achieve Joint Commission certification and 5 of our teams are now Joint Commission certified with others on the way. Those who join our program will find a welcoming collaborative relationship with other serious illness service lines such as but not limited to oncology, cardiology, hospital medicine and critical care medicine. Our SPC physicians work in an interdisciplinary fashion with advanced practice professionals, child life specialists, social workers, chaplains, and allied health professionals.
Supportive Palliative Care physicians at BSWH have multiple opportunities to develop and utilize leadership skills in helping us to further develop our expanding Supportive Palliative Care services. Teaching opportunities exist in several of our hospital locations as well.
Our competitive benefits package includes:
Guaranteed base salary with incentive
Immediate eligibility for health benefits and paid time off
401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar employer match
457(f) savings plan with employer contribution
CME and professional dues reimbursement
Excellent Relocation Assistance packages
Doctorate Degree in Medicine (MD/DO)
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.
Baylor Healthcare System
Founded as a Christian ministry of healing, Baylor Health Care System exists to serve all people through exemplary health care, education, research and community service.
Baylor Health Care System, a not-for-profit health care provider based in North Texas, is a growing network of hospitals, primary care and specialty care centers, rehabilitation clinics, senior health centers, and affiliated ambulatory surgery centers. Baylor Health Care System also provides cohesive and coordinated research efforts through the Baylor Research Institute. In 2004, Baylor formed a cancer immunotherapy company, known as ODC Therapy Inc., to bring personalized therapies from early-stage clinical trials to marketing approval and commercial distribution.
Baylor Health Care System offers patients convenient access to health care in the Baylor tradition of compassion and healing. An employer of more than 15,000 people, Baylor Health Care System ranks as one of the largest private-sector employers in the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. The system’s vision is to be trusted as the best place to give and receive safe, quality, compassionate health care.
Baylor University Medic...al Center at Dallas serves as Baylor Health Care System’s flagship hospital. The medical center is recognized as a center for patient care, teaching and medical research throughout the Southwest. For the 13th consecutive year, U.S News & World Report's "America's Best Hospitals" guide has ranked Baylor Dallas among the nation’s top hospitals in several medical specialties.