Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine Physician
Acclaim Multi-Specialty Group
Location: Fort Worth, Texas
Type: Full Time
Hospital, Public and Private
2 openings available.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: req10513
The Department of Internal Medicine provides specialty services across the continuum of care at JPS. We currently have over 60 providers who work in a variety of different locations including the Main Hospital, Ambulatory Surgery Center, and our Community Medicine Clinics. Our specialties include; Cardiology, Neurology, Gastroenterology, Nephrology, Pulmonology, Critical Care, Endocrinology, Infectious Disease, Dermatology and Rheumatology. The department is heavily focused on process improvement and growth and currently has over 50 provider submitted projects across our various committees ranging from quality improvement plans to strategic growth initiatives.
In this full time role the physician selected will have the opportunity to teach our Emergency Medicine and Family Practice residents and local medical students Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine. The role would entail responsibilities in the ICU and both inpatient and outpatient pulmonary medicine. The hospital and clinic locations are located at the main JPS Health Network campus just south of downtown Fort Worth. Join our collegial and team focused group of Intensivists in our very new 36 bed ICU.
JPS hospital is located in the heart of The Magnolia Village and Medical District of Fort Worth, the 17th-largest city in the U.S. and one of “America’s Most Livable Communities.” Ranked among top 10 U.S. places to live with the highest pay adjusted to cost of living, affordable housing, and an unemployment rate below the national average. In addition, Fort Worth offers a thriving culinary scene, world-renowned arts districts, major professional sports teams, trendy entertainment venues, and extensive parks and recreation. There are two major international commercial airports and providers typically have a commute time of less than 30 minutes.
Specific Details: ICU:
Rotating schedule of days and nights
Teaching opportunities with Family Medicine and Emergency Medicine residents
Number of shifts determined by percentage of critical care coverage (vs pulmonary)
Medical ICU (covering cardiology, neurology / stroke, general medical needs)
Average of 15 – 20 patients per day
Procedures: central venous catheter, arterial catheter, ventilator monitoring, pulmonary artery catheter, chest tube placement, intubation, etc.
Working location for this position is at the main JPS Health Network campus, only
Specific Details: Outpatient Pulmonary:
Number of clinics determined by percentage of pulmonary time
14-16 patients per day
Within our medicine specialty clinic
Tremendous pathology including possibility of sleep medicine if desired
Specific Details: Inpatient Pulmonary:
Number of shifts determined by percentage of pulmonary time
Full range of bronchoscopy services available
Required Education and Experience: • Current Medical Doctor (M.D) or Doctor of Osteopathy (D.O.) degree from an accredited school of medicine. • Residency and/or Fellowship training within specialty.
Required Licensure/Certification/Specialized Training: • Current, unrestricted medical license to practice in the State of Texas. • Board Certification or Board Eligible.
At Acclaim Multi-Specialty Group, patients are our number one priority. Acclaim Multi-Specialty Group was designed as a multi-specialty medical practice group to align clinical providers with a common goal of providing the best and most affordable care for our patients.
We are committed to improving population health through patient-centered practices, aligned to health outcomes, access to primary and specialty care, medical and operational efficiencies, innovative programs, and cutting-edge research to help our community get well and stay well.
We believe our success will be rooted in our commitment to consistently provide safe, timely, effective, efficient, equitable, and high-quality, patient-centered care. We will hold ourselves accountable in the fulfillment of this compact and gratefully acknowledge the contributions and efforts of others in our success.
Acclaim Multi-Specialty Group offers its providers the opportunity to be part of a network that puts patients first. Our medical specialists are improving health together.