Emergency Department Pediatrician 5/18/2017
Cook Children's Health Care System
Fort Worth, TX
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This is a full time opportunity for a BC/BE Pediatric Emergency Department physician. Cook Children's is a free-standing, state-of-the art, 430-bed children's hospital, continually recognized as one of the Nation's premier private children's healthcare systems. Cook Children's Emergency Department is the only pediatric trauma center in Tarrant County, treating more than 85,000 patients annually. Modern, state-of-the-art equipment and facilities, strong nursing and tech support, and a cutting-edge OR system bolsters professional efforts and overall satisfaction
Must be qualified to obtain an unrestricted Texas Medical License before commencing employment.
Incumbent should be board certified/board eligible in pediatrics and pediatric emergency medicine.
Cook Children's Health Care System is a not-for-profit, nationally recognized pediatric health care organization comprised of seven entities a Medical Center, Physician Network, Home Health company, Northeast Hospital, Pediatric Surgery Center, Health Plan and Health Foundation. Based in Fort Worth, Texas, the integrated system has more than 60 primary and specialty care offices throughout North Texas. Its service region includes Denton, Hood, Johnson, Parker, Tarrant and Wise counties, with an additional referral area encompassing nearly half the state.
Cook Children's traces its roots back to 1918, but throughout its continual change and robust growth, it still embraces an inspiring promise to improve the health of every child in its region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury. To live up to this promise, Cook Children's combines the art of caring with the use of leading technology and extraordinary collaboration to provide exceptional care for every child, every day.
Cook Children's Physician Network is the largest pediatric multi-specialty physician group in North Texas. The network is comprised of more than 400 physicians who provide medical care in primary care pediatric subspecialty practices located primarily in the greater Fort Worth metropolitan area and surrounding communities.