Intensivist - Critical Care Medicine Physician

Employer
Houston Methodist Hospital
Location
Houston, Texas
Posted
Jan 16, 2019
Closes
Jan 16, 2020
Ref
1970857
Specialty
Pulmonary Disease
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent
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Intensivist - Critical Care Medicine

Houston Methodist Hospital

Houston, TX

Full-Time

We are seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated colleague who is board certified or board eligible in Critical Care Medicine and skilled in the management of critically ill cardiac patients including those with advanced heart failure requiring left ventricular support devices and a post orthotopic heart transplant. Candidates must be adept in all critical care procedures including endotracheal intubation, management of noninvasive and invasive mechanical ventilation, the placement and management of Swan Ganz catheters, central venous and arterial lines, temporary dialysis catheters, tube thoracostomies, and performing thoracenteses, paracenteses, and lumbar punctures. The candidate must have an interest in the education of students, residents and fellows who rotate through the unit, an interest in research, and must be at ease working with a multidisciplinary team in a collaborative fashion managing critically ill patients.

Houston Methodist Hospital is a world-renowned heart failure and transplant center, and the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit is a 24-bed (with growth capacity) state of the art unit that treats acute and chronic critically ill patients with a wide variety of cardiac diseases and multi-organ dysfunction. The Intensivist works in close collaboration with Cardiologists and other specialists in the management of these patients. Successful applicants will be eligible to apply for a faculty appointment with our academic affiliate, Weill Cornell Medical College.

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to rhenges@houstonmethodist.org

Houston Methodist is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Equal employment opportunity is a sound and just concept to which Houston Methodist is firmly bound. Houston Methodist will not engage in discrimination against or harassment of any person employed or seeking employment with Houston Methodist on the basis of  race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, status as a protected veteran or other characteristics protected by law.

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