Assistant Professor of Pediatrics-Community Pediatrics
Texas Children's/Baylor College of Medicine
July 23, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Community Health Center/Community Clinic
PEDIATRIC PRIMARY CARE POSITIONS AVAILABLE The Texas Children’s Health Plan is committed to providing high quality health care services to pediatric patients eligible for Medicaid and CHIP in the greater Houston area. In order to best achieve this goal, the Health Plan opened community clinics to serve up to 25,000 pediatric patients. These clinics are integrated with dentistry, optometry, OB/Gyn, pharmacy and behavioral health services. The practice model is a team based, family centered approach with data driven quality improvement as a core tenet. Both clinics have received the highest (level III) recognition as Patient Centered Medical Homes from NCQA. Providers working in the Center will have faculty appointments in the Baylor College of Medicine Department of Pediatrics in the Section of Community Medicine. There will be opportunities for scholarship in operational research, quality improvement and health professional education. If being a change leader in the way pediatric care is delivered to families with limited resources in the Houston area interests you please contact: Heidi Schwarzwald, MD MPH (email@example.com; 832-828-1538) to discuss the positions further. GENERAL SUMMARY START DATE: July 2018. PURPOSE: The Physician works collaboratively with the healthcare team to render age appropriate care. The Physician provides assessment, diagnosis, and initiation of treatment and procedures. The role of the Physician is in accordance with the Texas State Board of Medical Examiners. REPORTS TO: Medical Director of the Centers and Section Head of the Section of Community Health in the Department of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine at Texas Children’s Hospital. POLICY SETTING RESPONSIBILITIES: Provides input through membership on Physician Advisory Committees. SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY: Informally responsible for supervising care team during clinical care. PATIENT CARE PROVIDER RESPONSIBILITY: Direct
Internal Number: 11111111
About Texas Children's/Baylor College of Medicine
The Baylor College of Medicine Department of Pediatrics at Texas Children's is one of the leading pediatric departments in the country. The Department of Pediatrics has over 900 faculty with over 88 million dollars in grant funding. Voted one of the best places to work in Houston by the Houston Business Journal, and ranked among the nation's top children's hospitals in U.S. News & World Report, Texas Children's demonstrates continued leadership in pediatric health care.
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