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Orthopedic Surgery in modern, mid-sized west Texas city

Employer
Universal Health Services, Inc.
Location
Amarillo, Texas
Closing date
Dec 13, 2024

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Specialty
Surgery, Surgery, Orthopedic
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent
Northwest Texas Healthcare System, a 495-bed acute care medical center located in Amarillo, TX, has been providing high quality medical care to the residents of west Texas and the Panhandle since 1924. The hospital is currently recruiting a BC/BE Orthopedic Surgeon for a General Orthopedics position with our employed multispecialty group Northwest Physicians Group. Subspecialty interest/fellowship training in AR/TJ and/or Sports Medicine welcome.

Opportunity highlights:

BC/BE Orthopaedic Surgery
General Orthopedics
AR/TJ or Sports Medicine subspecialty interest welcome
Shared call, hospital is a trauma center
Employed position
Attractive compensation package with generous base salary
Productivity incentive for added earnings potential
Full benefits package - Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, ST & LT Disability
PTO, CME, 401(k), Employee stock purchase program
Paid medical malpractice insurance
Loan repayment assistance may also be available
Texas has no state income tax and is a tort reform state

Northwest Texas Healthcare System provides comprehensive acute care and outpatient services to the 500,000+ residents of the Texas Panhandle and surrounding region. With physicians in over 40 specialties, Northwest is known in Texas and throughout the Southwest and surrounding states for cardiac, stroke, emergency, and children s services. The Heart Hospital at Northwest is the only dedicated specialty heart hospital in the Panhandle, and an accredited Chest Pain Center with Primary PCI. As the Trauma Center for the 26-county Texas Panhandle and certified Advanced Primary Stroke Center, the hospital treats over 64,000 patients in its Emergency Department each year. Northwest Children s Hospital is the Panhandle s primary pediatric provider with numerous pediatric subspecialties, a 35-bed Level III NICU and a 12-bed PICU. Women s and Maternity services, surgical services including the da Vinci Robotic system, primary care, and inpatient behavioral health care combine with other key specialties to make Northwest the healthcare system of choice in the region. NWTHS is owned and operated by a subsidiary of Universal Health Services (UHS), one of the nation's largest hospital and healthcare management companies.

Amarillo, Texas: At 3,672 feet altitude with consistent breezes and low humidity, Amarillo enjoys 270 days of sunshine annually and four distinct seasons. Top-rated schools, upscale neighborhoods with views, and well-appointed country clubs offer families and individuals an exceptional quality of life. Outdoor recreation opportunities are plentiful at nearby Palo Duro Canyon, the second-largest canyon in the United States. World-class skiing and snowboarding can be found in Taos, NM, only a 5-hour drive away. Amarillo boasts a vibrant cultural arts scene including a symphony, ballet, opera, museums, and art galleries. Sports teams, diverse restaurants and cuisine, great shopping, annual festivals, and a historic, revitalized downtown with a brand-new baseball park and minor league team combine to present a variety of entertainment options. With a metro area population of 300,000 and an international airport with quick flights to other Texas and U.S. cities, Amarillo is an emerging city with abundant opportunities!

If you have interest in this position please contact:

Nathan Arnett
In-house Physician Recruiter
Nathan.Arnett@uhsinc.com
949.285.4947 call/text

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