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Physician in Pearland, TX at TeamHealth

Date Posted: 10/11/2018

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Job Description

TeamHealth has an excellent opportunity for a full-time physician to join our emergency department team at Memorial Hermann Pearland located in Pearland, Texas, a suburban community south of Houston. This 17-bed ED sees approximately 38,000 patients annually with a 12% admission rate and 24% pediatrics and features 35 hours of physician coverage, 30 hours of advanced practice clinician coverage, and 10 hours of scribe coverage. Other perks include in-house Hospitalist, Anesthesia and Ob/Gyn programs. Imaging services such as CT and US are available 24/7 and MRIs are available until 11:00 pm and on-call after. Enjoy final reads on all radiology studies, neuro-telemedicine, as well as a cardiac catheterization lab. We ask that you be ABEM or AOBEM certified or eligible to apply.

Position Highlights:

  • Professional liability insurance with tail coverage
  • Flexible schedule and competitive compensation
  • Excellent sub-specialty back-up

Continuing to grow

Located in dynamic Pearland, one of the fastest-growing communities in the country, Memorial Hermann Pearland Hospital brings the expertise of the Memorial Hermann Health System close to home, making the region’s top medical experts available to families in the Pearland/Brazoria County area. The hospital features advanced medical equipment and state-of-the-art technology used to address diverse healthcare needs, from quick outpatient visits to procedures requiring highly specialized inpatient care. Designed to expand to 128 beds within the next five years, Memorial Hermann Pearland currently offers 64 inpatient beds (medical/surgical, intensive and cardiac care, and labor and delivery). The hospital also features operating rooms, cardiac catheterization, nuclear medicine and endoscopy suites.

Gulf Coast region of Texas

Pearland is a city in Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land metropolitan area of Texas. Most of the city is in Brazoria County, with portions extending into Fort Bend and Harris counties. As of the 2010 census, the city's population was 91,252, up from a population of 37,640 at the 2000 census. Pearland's population growth rate from 2000 to 2010 was 142 percent, which ranked Pearland as the 15th fastest growing city in the U.S. during that time period. Pearland is the third largest city in the Houston MSA, and from 2000 to 2010, ranked as the fastest growing city in the Houston MSA and the second fastest growing city in Texas.