Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physician Opportunity in Breathtaking Austin, TX
The Spine and Scoliosis Center of Central Texas
January 31, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
The Spine and Scoliosis Center of Central Texas, a member of Seton Healthcare Family, is seeking a BC/BE Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation physician who focuses on spine. The physician will join an established spine center of 3 surgeons and 2 PMR physicians. The ideal candidate will have opportunities for director of PT, EMG focus, and interventional focus. Preferred candidate will be fellowship trained and specialize in interventional spine work.
This is also a unique opportunity to have a faculty affiliation with The University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School, the first new medical school to be built at a tier one research university in nearly 50 years, which welcomed its inaugural class in 2016. The school is committed to redesigning academic medicine and revolutionizing how people get and stay healthy, educating leaders, developing new models of care, and advancing innovation from health products to health care delivery.
Located at the center of Texas hill country --- just a few hours from Dallas, Houston, and San Antonio --- Austin offers an appealing blend of hometown comfort and high-tech care. Whether you are looking for a vibrant nightlife and live music, recreational areas and activities, family-friendly fun, or educational offerings, Austin is a city that not only calls to you, but gently encourages you to sit down and stay awhile. With cultural diversity, a mild climate (and truly great outdoors), attractive and affordable housing options, and no state income tax, Austin is a feel-good choice for a rewarding way of life.
The Seton Healthcare Family is a member of Ascension Health, the largest not-for-profit health network in the nation. Seton is the leading provider of healthcare services in Central Texas, serving an 11-county population of 1.9 million. Seton operates 5 major medical centers, including a Level I Trauma Centers for adult and pediatric patients and a dedicated children's hospital.
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: Emily Rhine, Physician Recruiter at email@example.com
About The Spine and Scoliosis Center of Central Texas
The Seton Healthcare Family is a faith-based nonprofit health care system founded in 1902 by the Daughters of Charity. Called to be a sign of God’s unconditional love for all, Seton strives to expand access to high-quality, low-cost, person-centered care and services. Seton is a part of Ascension, the largest nonprofit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system.Seton offers a different brand of healthcare. We call it Humancare. It’s healthcare that thinks with its heart. We believe in showing everyone dignity and respect while providing the best care possible. It’s how we’re healing healthcare—one human at a time. That’s Humancare.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 the new Dell Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas, which opened in early 2017. The other two teaching hospitals are Seton Medical Center Austin (#1 Ranked Austin Hospital in U....S. News & World Report), 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.Partners in providing healthcare include the Austin Independent School District; the Health Alliance for Austin Musicians; and Central Health, Travis County’s health care district. An example of innovative health care delivery is Seton’s and Central Health’s Community Care Collaborative, a unique and ambitious integrated delivery system for Travis County residents living at or below 200 percent of the Federal Poverty Level.Seton employs about 12,800 and is a major contributor to the Central Texas economy. Over the past decade, Seton has donated $2.9 billion in care with help from generous donors and volunteers.