Medical Director/Cardiologist, Cardiac Stepdown Unit

Employer
University of Texas at Austin
Location
Texas, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Posted Date
May 20, 2022

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Position Type
Administrative, Student Affairs, Health Services
Employment Level
Executive
Employment Type
Full Time


Medical Director/Cardiologist, Cardiac Stepdown Unit

College/School/Unit: Dell Medical School
Department: Pediatrics
Posted: Nov 11, 2021
Apply By: Open until filled

Description

The Dell Medical School at the University of Texas at Austin and Dell Children's Medical Center (DCMC) is seeking a full-time cardiologist to serve as Medical Director of the Cardiac Stepdown Unit to support our rapidly growing team within the Texas Center for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease (TCPCHD). The ideal candidate will have a passion for providing exceptional patient care, leadership, and innovation alongside our current team which includes hospitalists dedicated to the Cardiac service. Although patient care is our primary focus, education and research are also encouraged and supported with access to dedicated research professionals including a statistician, research manager, and research coordinators. Our practice is located in central Austin, providing inpatient and outpatient support for all of central Texas and beyond.

The position encompasses responsibilities in patient care, administration, program development, safety, and quality. This position will work with the Chief of Pediatric Cardiology and the leadership of the TCPCHD to execute on yearly personal and programmatic goals focused on the fundamentals of extraordinary care: safety, quality, patient experiences, access, and stewardship. Routine patient care will include: transition of critical care patients to the stepdown service, inpatient consultation, supervision of advanced practice providers, periodic outpatient clinics, and hospital service.

Qualifications
  • Interested individuals should be board-certified in Pediatric Cardiology and able to obtain an unrestricted Texas Medical License.
  • The ideal candidate will have extensive experience in the field, specifically with inpatient cardiac care
  • Preference will be given to those with experience in clinical care and those who have held leadership positions at higher volume centers
  • Additional preference will be given to those with previous experience or education in medical administration and those who have clinical research experience
  • Eligible for faculty appointment at The University of Texas at Austin.

Application Instructions

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
The University of Texas at Austin, as an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.


To apply, visit https://faculty.utexas.edu/career/86982 jeid-85b425dd6c5c764997c0ad3da0ee74de

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