Physician

Employer
TeamHealth
Location
Palestine Regional Medical Center, Palestine, Texas
Posted
Jan 12, 2019
Ref
10439
Specialty
Hospitalist
Position Type
Permanent
TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity for a full-time physician to join our Hospitalist team at Palestine Regional Medical Center in Palestine, Texas. We ask that you be board certified or board eligible in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine with Hospital Medicine experience. This position requires fifteen 12-hour shifts per month and night call coverage. Physicians at this practice average 18 patients per day. No procedures and no codes are required, and the ICU is open.

For more than 60 years, the citizens of Anderson and surrounding counties have depended on the healthcare facilities in Palestine. Serving approximately 100,000 people, Palestine Regional Medical Center and Palestine Regional Rehabilitation Hospital provide two facilities and 150 beds with a highly-skilled staff of healthcare professionals. A full range of comprehensive care is offered including the latest in diagnostic, therapeutic and rehabilitative services, both on an inpatient and outpatient basis. Approximately 500 employees and 50 volunteers work closely with the medical staff, which includes more than 80 physicians representing 28 different medical specialties. Palestine Regional has recently invested $16 million in advanced healthcare technology. This includes the purchase of a new state-of-the-art MRI system, addition of four new surgery suites, expanded recovery rooms and a new cardiac catheterization lab featuring the most current digital rotational angiography. Other projects include expansion of the ED and Day Surgery areas, the renovating and expanding of radiology and registration, and the remodeling of patient rooms.