Trauma, Critical Care and Acute Care Surgeon
Baylor Scott and White Medical Center - Temple
Baylor Scott and White Medical Center – Temple is seeking an outstanding academic Trauma / Critical Care Surgeon to join the Division of Acute Care Surgery, within the Department of Surgery at our flagship hospital in Temple, TX.
Candidates must be BC/BE in both General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care.
Privileges at our American College of Surgeons verified Level I Trauma facility in Temple, TX
Long term goal is to create a complete team of 8-10 Acute Care Surgeons
Responsibilities will include: Evaluation of all trauma and emergency general surgery consults
Resident and medical student lectures for all aspects of Acute Care Surgery
Regional commitment to trauma and emergency services
Instructors for ATLS, ATOM, ASSET
Research and PI projects for Acute Care Surgery
Involvement in both TQIP and NSQIP
24 hour Dedicated OR Suite for Acute Care Surgery (Trauma and Emergency General Surgery) with no restriction to OR access
Established Surgical & Trauma Intensive Care Unit
Experience in laparoscopic surgery preferred
Academic affiliation with Texas A&M College of Medicine
Large general surgery residency program with resident coverage at all times.
Geriatric Trauma Service with full complement of APPs
In house trauma call is expected with dedicated call rooms available
Fellowship training in Trauma, Surgical Critical Care or Acute Care Surgery
Board Certification by the American Board of Surgery or Osteopathic Board Certification
Texas Medical License
Fellow of the American College of Surgeons when qualified
ATLS; BLS/ACLS; and PALS
Experience with the surgical care of trauma, acute surgical, and critical care patients
About Temple, TX
Maintaining the title of being the demographic center of Texas, within three hours of Dallas, Houston and San Antonio and only one hour from Austin, Temple offers the conveniences of a big city with the atmosphere of a small town. Situated on two of the most beautiful lakes in the Texas Hill Country, Temple provides its residents with a growing and vibrant economy, affordable homes and an outstanding public and private school system.
About Baylor Scott and White Health System - Central Texas
Baylor Health Care System, based in Dallas, and Scott & White Healthcare, based in Temple, Texas, have formed a new organization that combines the strengths of their two nationally recognized health systems. For an industry undergoing fundamental changes, Baylor Scott and White Health provides a new vision and more resources, offering patients continued exceptional care. Baylor Scott and White Health includes 49 hospitals, more than 900 patient care access sites, more than 6,000 affiliated physicians, 40,000 plus employees and the Scott and White health plan.