MFM specialist needed for academic position in west Texas
Company: Universal Health Services
Posted on: May 15, 2022
Maternal-Fetal Medicine opening in Amarillo, Texas. This and
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Texas Tech Health Sciences Center University (TTUHSC) School of
Medicine in Amarillo, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology is
recruiting a BC/BE Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialist for a faculty
position at our Amarillo campus with Texas Tech Physicians of
Amarillo, the employed faculty multispecialty group.
The Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology and OB/GYN Residency
Program at TTUHSC at Amarillo is a collegial, tight-knit community
of residents and faculty with a big mission to train confident and
compassionate physicians and deliver evidence-based, compassionate,
family-centered care for a diverse population in an open learning
environment. The department averages 2,500 clinic visits per month,
along with 2,000 deliveries and 500 gynecologic surgeries per year.
There are 8 full-time faculty members, 3 APPs, and 12 residents.
The two hospital training sites are within walking distance of the
Maternity hospital services are provided at our affiliate hospital
Northwest Texas Healthcare System, a tertiary care facility and
regional trauma center providing care to the over 500,000 residents
of the 26-county Texas Panhandle area and surrounding border
states. NWTHS serves as a high-risk referral center for the region
and provides helicopter transport and a state-of-the-art NICU.
NWTHS is recognized as a Blue Distinction Center for Maternity Care
by BCBS of Texas.
Position Description and Requirements:
BC/BE Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Successful completion of ACGME-accredited Obstetrics and Gynecology
Successful completion of an ACGME-accredited Maternal-Fetal
Medicine fellowship program
Provide consultations and clinical services in outpatient and
Supervise residents and participate in teaching activities for
medical students and residents
Participate in research and/or scholarly activities in the
Participate in committees and other administrative dues as
Compensation includes a base salary, full benefits package,
relocation, and sign-on bonus, along with an academic
The Women's Center at Northwest Texas Healthcare System is
dedicated to providing care for women at every stage of life.
Advanced maternity care is available at the Childbirth Center,
which provides expert care for both normal and high-risk births
through its staff of highly-trained OB/GYNs, MFM specialists,
Neonatologists, Anesthesiologists, and Neonatal NPs and nurses. The
hospital has a specialized team to transport high-risk, expectant
mothers from the northwest Texas and surrounding region to the
hospital, including LIFESTAR air medical transport, staffed with an
obstetrics nurse and flight paramedic. The Obstetrics and
Gynecology department offers comprehensive prenatal care including
ultrasound, amniocentesis, childbirth classes, prenatal
breastfeeding classes, and L&D unit tours. NWTHS also offers a
Women's Imaging Center and two Women's and Children's Healthcare
Centers in northeast and southeast Amarillo offering prenatal,
gynecological, and pediatric services. Northwest Children's
Hospital provides compassionate care to children and their families
with 29 private, spacious inpatient rooms and a 12-bed PICU.
Northwest Children's has been a pioneer in Neonatal intensive care
since 1974 including a 35-bed Level III NICU, the largest in the
Amarillo, Texas: At 3,672 feet altitude with consistent breezes and
low humidity, Amarillo enjoys 270 days of sunshine annually and
four distinct seasons. Top-rated schools, upscale neighborhoods
with views, and well-appointed country clubs offer families and
individuals an exceptional quality of life. Outdoor recreation
opportunities are plentiful at nearby Palo Duro Canyon, the second
largest canyon in the United States. World class skiing and
snowboarding can be found in Taos, NM, only a 5 hour drive away.
Amarillo boasts a vibrant cultural arts scene including a Symphony,
Ballet, Opera, museums, and art galleries. Sports teams, diverse
restaurants and cuisine, great shopping, annual festivals, and a
historic downtown with a brand new baseball park and minor league
team combine to present a variety of entertainment options. With a
metro area population of 300,000 and an international airport with
quick flights to other Texas and U.S. cities, Amarillo is an
emerging city with abundant opportunities!
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