TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity for a full-time Physician as well as a full-time Nurse Practitioner to join our Pediatric Emergency Department team at Memorial Hermann Katy Hospital in Katy, Texas. There will be dedicated Pedi ER beds which will feature 4 dedicated rooms, 1 triage room with separate waiting room from adults. Excellent sub-specialty back up including inpatient Cardiology, Neurology, Infectious Disease, and Ophthalmology. We are beginning to roll out pedi telemedicine functionality that will be used in ER, Pedi and NICU units that will start off including consults for pedi cardiology and move into ENT, GI, and General Surgery. Also available is Outpatient GI, Urology, Cardiology, Neurology, Infectious Disease, Ophthalmology, and Plastics. Our current pedi volume is 13 per day we anticipate 20 patients per day for the 1st year. In house MFM services Monday through Thursday, and available 24-7 for consults. Level 3 NICU capabilities covered by UT neonatology, Pedi trained techs for imaging, Cardiopulmonary, and child life specialists. In addition, there are dedicated pedi nurses, and Anesthesiologists with pedi experience and pedi radiologists. We ask that you be Emergency Medicine fellowship trained Physician or Nurse Practitioner, or general Pediatrician with previous Emergency Medicine experience.
- sign-on bonus available
- malpractice insurance with tail coverage
- flexible schedule
Katy, Texas, is uniquely situated within three counties--Fort Bend, Harris, and Waller Counties. This colorful and affluent community is just 30 minutes due west of Houston, and Katy residents are well known for their Southern hospitality and Texas charm. Katy presents a nice way to enjoy a safe, friendly, family environment while still being close enough to the big city to enjoy the cultural diversity, entertainment, and business opportunities that go along with it.