Emergency Medicine Job in Athens, TX
Emergency Medicine
Athens, TX
Emergency Medicine - Physician UT Health Athens - Athens, TX Accepts J1 Visas: No Accepts H1B Visas: No Loan Assistance: Not Specified Practice Type: Not Specified Academic Opportunity: No Telemedicine Opportunity: The Physician role will be working in the Emergency Medicine specialty, located in UT Health East Texas Athens - EM Athens, TX. Job Details: UT Health Athens is currently seeking Emergency Medicine physicians for the emergency department at UT Health Athens in Athens, TX. Qualified candidates must be BC/BE in Emergency Medicine (ABEM or AOBEM) or Internal Medicine/ Family Practice with emergency department experience.Located in the beautiful piney woods of East Texas, Athens is considered a hidden gem to many. It is located about 75 miles from Dallas, but offers small town charm, surrounded by numerous lakes and rivers. ED Profile Level IV trauma, must be able to do procedures High acuity 29,000 annual visits 36 hours of physician coverage plus 20 hrs of APP coverage Level III certified stroke center 24-hour on-site laboratory services 24-hour access to X-ray, 64-slice CT scanner and ultrasound technology Currently looking for a night physician Our Physicians Enjoy Generous compensation National leadership programs Exceptional practice support Independent contractor status Facility Information: The UT Health East Texas system is comprised of 10 hospitals, more than 50 physician clinics, the Olympic Plaza Tower, 13 regional rehabilitation facilities, two freestanding emergency centers, regional home health services covering 41 counties, an EMS fleet of more than 45 ambulances and four helicopters, and a comprehensive seven-trauma center care network, including a Level I trauma center.As a partner with the University of Texas System , UT Health East Texas is uniquely positioned to provide east Texas patients with access to leading-edge research and clinical therapies while training and educating the next generation of physicians and other health professionals. Graduate Medical Education is an integral component at UT Health East Texas and includes accredited residency programs in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Occupational Medicine, and Psychiatry.East Texas Medical Center Regional Healthcare System (ETMC) joined the UT Health family in 2018. This partnership means they can deliver greater access to world-class medicine, health centers, technology and research.The UT Health system has one mission: bringing East Texas the world-class care it deserves. A network of hospitals and clinics Specialized centers of healthcare excellence Regional rehabilitation/fitness network Regional trauma/emergency system Regional home health coverage Extensive healthcare delivery programs Community Information: Athens is a bustling small southern town and a hidden gem in the heart of east Texas. With Cedar Creek Lake and the Trinity River to the west, Lake Athens to the East, and Dallas only 75 miles away , Athens is the perfect mix of small town charm with big city options. Outstanding area public and private schools – high test scores Small-town comforts with easy proximity to metropolitan cities A family-oriented lifestyle The many lakes, tall pines and ideal climate make for scenic views and great outdoor recreation Affordable housing and low cost of living Various lifestyle choices including lake front homes, historical homes, or suburban living, all within 10 to 15 minutes from the clinic/hospital No state income tax

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