Pulmonary Disease - Critical Care - Port Arthur, TX

Texas-Port Arthur
Aug 17, 2016
Position Type

A new position is available for a BC/BE Pulmonary Critical Care Physician is an employment arrangement for a multi-specialty group in a Medical Office Building.

The Southeast Texas Physician group employs physicians to help support The Medical Center of SETX. This allows the physician to do what they do best - take care of patients - while we take care of the administrative functions of running a practice.

The Medical Center of Southeast Texas opened in April of 2005 with all private rooms, the most modern medical technology and a commitment to make the patient experience as pleasant as possible. The Medical Center offers some of the most modern technology available in Emergency Medicine with online InQuicker registration prior to the patients visit, comprehensive heart care including Electrophysiology at a dedicated heart center, a full range of surgical services including Bariatric Weight Loss Surgery, as well as advanced diagnostic imaging including a mobile van for diagnostic screenings.  The luxurious birthing suites are wonderful compliments to the obstetrics unit which offers neo-natal intensive care for high-risk and intensively ill newborn babies. The Medical Center offers a broad spectrum of healthcare services to meet the diverse needs of its community and is proud to provide the Southeast Texas community with a Designated Level 4 Trauma Center, Accredited Chest Pain Center and a Primary Stroke Center. The hospital is committed to always providing high quality care in a peaceful and healing environment. 

The community has a very small hometown feel. You can enjoy a small town atmosphere, but are close enough to the big cities to experience the advantages they can offer, without the hustle and bustle of big city living. The surrounding towns are referred to as the Mid & South County (Port Neches/Groves/Nederland/Port Arthur) area of Jefferson County, Texas. The practice is about 15 miles south of Beaumont, 50 miles southwest of Lake Charles and 90 miles east of Houston. The entire population of Jefferson County is 252,000 people. The Mid & South Counties make up approximately 105,000 of this total. The weather is warm almost year round. The summers are hot and the winters are very mild. The weather is perfect for enjoying lots of outdoor opportunities including fishing & hunting, camping, hiking & biking, paddling, water sports, bird watching, and botanical gardens. For entertainment, you'll find everything from regional festivals & events to symphony concerts, and rodeos to ballet productions. There are also a lot of great restaurants in the area with classic Cajun cuisine, Texas barbecue, authentic Mexican food and Indian cuisine.

  • Inpatient and Outpatient
  • 1:3 Call Coverage
  • Must be proficient in ICU and Step-Down Unit with streamlined patient care
  • Full Competent Respiratory Care Team
  • Strong commitment to patient care as well as education