Driscoll Children’s Hospital provides exceptional pediatric healthcare for the children of South Texas and beyond. We are now hiring a full-time inpatient Pediatric Hospitalist/Nocturnist BC/BE in Pediatrics and eligible for licensure in the state of Texas. Bilingual experience English/Spanish is welcomed, but not necessary for consideration.
Job responsibilities include inpatient care, coverage of pediatric unit and intermediate care unit, consult service, and participate in teaching third- and fourth-year medical students and pediatric residents. Applicants will be considered for a faculty appointment at Texas A&M University and other affiliate medical schools. Successful applicants will enjoy a sign-on bonus, competitive compensation package, comprehensive benefits package, and generous paid time off, holiday pay, CME allowance, retirement plans and more.
About Driscoll Children’s Hospital - Rio Grande Valley
The new eight-level hospital will be located on the campus of Doctors Hospital Renaissance Health, making it the only designated, freestanding, children’s hospital in the Rio Grande Valley. Through the vision and generosity of its founder, Clara Driscoll, Driscoll Children’s Hospital opened in Corpus Christi, Texas in 1953. The new location with further the mission to provide medical care to all the children of South Texas by providing the following pediatric services: pediatric specialists, acute inpatient and outpatient surgery, emergency services, Level III NICU, PICU, rehabilitation, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, imaging, laboratory, and child life program.
About Edinburg, Texas
The McAllen-Edinburg-Mission metropolitan area enjoys a high quality of life with a low cost of living. It’s one of the least expensive metro areas to live in the nation (2nd in Kiplinger’s 2019 list). Residents spend less than the national median sale price on home purchases, as well as less than the national average on everyday expenses like food, transportation and healthcare. These facts, coupled with the area’s relaxed pace of life, safe neighborhoods, and welcoming communal environment, make the region a great place to live and raise a family. With three airports in the area, the Valley offers easy access to national and international destinations, including Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston, Las Vegas and Mexico City. With year-round sunshine, tropical breezes and little rainfall, the weather is another key draw to the area. Temperatures are mild throughout the year, particularly in winter, with an average high of 85.9° and low of 65.2°, making it ideal for capturing the natural beauty of the Valley, including the beach at South Padre Island and participating in wildlife and outdoor activities like bird watching, golfing and more. Don’t forget, no state income tax!
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