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UT Health Staff Physician, Critical Care - Internal Medicine, McGovern Medical School in Texas

Staff Physician, Critical Care - Internal Medicine, McGovern Medical School


Staff Physician

McGovern Medical School at UTHealth

Requisition #: 1800027D

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston is seeking applicants for full-time staff physician positions for the Divisions of Critical Care, Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine in the Department of Internal Medicine at the McGovern Medical School.

Position Key Accountabilities:

The Divisions of Critical Care, Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine manage a multidisciplinary intensivist program at a 900-bed level 1 trauma center, along with a 280-bed county level 3 trauma center. Inpatient services involve management of over 120 critical care beds in medical critical care, cardiac critical care and transplant critical care, which provide an excellent opportunity for teaching, clinical research and caring for diverse patient populations.

In addition, we have an opportunity to provide inpatient critical care services to a community 547 bed hospital. This site will provide coverage for a 32 bed medical/surgical critical care unit with an 8 bed cardiovascular intensive care unit. We are currently recruiting intensivists to provide services at this site.

There are 9 ambulatory practice locations in Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine throughout the Houston area. The Division includes 28 Faculty members and supports 19 fellows in the Pulmonary and Critical Care fellowship program and 3 fellows in the Sleep Medicine fellowship program.

Houston is the fourth largest city in United States and one of the most ethnically and culturally diverse metropolitan areas in the country. Individuals with interests in sports, arts, culture, and food will find that Houston has something to offer everyone.


Candidates must be board certified/eligible in Critical Care and/or Pulmonary Medicine and be eligible for licensure in the State of Texas.

Please submit a cover letter of interest and curriculum vitae online. Compensation and academic rank are commensurate to experience and qualifications.

Confidential inquiries:Bela.Patel@uth.tmc.edu

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth)

Established in 1972 by The University of Texas System Board of Regents, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is Houston’s Health University and Texas’ resource for health care education, innovation, scientific discovery and excellence in patient care. The most comprehensive academic health center in the UT System and the U.S. Gulf Coast region, UTHealth is home to schools of biomedical informatics, biomedical sciences, dentistry, nursing and public health and the John P. and Kathrine G. McGovern Medical School. UTHealth includes The University of Texas Harris County Psychiatric Center, as well as the growing clinical practices UT Physicians, UT Dentists and UT Health Services. The university’s primary teaching hospitals are Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital and Harris Health Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital.

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