Pediatrix Medical Group

Pediatric Hospitalist | Take great care of the patient, every day and in every way

Dallas, TX

full-time
Inpatient

Overview

Exciting Opportunity for a Pediatric Hospitalist at Nexus Children’s Hospital in Dallas!

We have an opportunity for a BC Pediatrician who will provide on-going medical management for acute/episodic, rehabilitation patients.

Offering pediatric patients a continuum of comprehensive post-acute medical care, inpatient rehabilitation, and outpatient rehabilitation following an acquired or traumatic brain injury, sudden accident, or illness, Nexus Health Systems is the national leader in physician-driven clinical neuroscience.

Our medical model of care supports our patients from the earliest stages throughout the entire recovery process, delivering a holistic rehabilitation approach extending beyond traditional physical, occupational, and speech therapies. Multi-disciplinary teams develop individualized treatment plans addressing interpersonal, behavioral, cognitive, physical, and emotional issues to ensure underlying challenges are identified making rehabilitation more successful.

About the position:

  • Provide ongoing medical management and acute interventions for patients in the post-acute care setting, working directly with pediatric nurse practitioners within a group setting to provide direct patient care to skilled nursing and assisted living facilities and rehab patients.
  • Work as a member of the interdisciplinary team to effectively designate processes for meeting the medical and psychosocial needs of the resident and providing updates and evaluating medical treatment plans, medications, and other necessary care.
  • Flexible schedule while doing what you love most, providing excellent care.

About the facility:

Nexus Children’s Hospital in Dallas, Texas is a child’s home away from home during recovery from complex medical issues following an acquired or traumatic brain injury, acute illness, chronic disease, or any other life-altering event. Our safe, nurturing pediatric environments provide individualized care in a family-focused setting. As the leaders in pediatric medical services and rehabilitation, Nexus Children’s Hospital treats children with primary medical issues who may also have secondary behavioral problems. Working with patients from infancy to age 21 who may have been unsuccessful in traditional rehabilitation environments, our flexible admissions criteria allows us to treat a wide variety of diagnoses.

Community:

Dallas, located in the heart of Texas, is the ninth-largest city in the United States and a hub for commerce, arts, technology, and sports. With its rich history, cosmopolitan atmosphere, and warm Southern hospitality, Dallas has something to offer for everyone. Boasting a population of over 1.3 million residents, Dallas is a vibrant melting pot of cultures, making it a welcoming and inclusive community. Dallas offers a high quality of life, with affordable housing options, a low cost of living compared to other major cities, and no state income tax. The city's diverse neighborhoods cater to various lifestyles, from urban loft living to family-friendly suburbs. The warm climate, with mild winters and long summers, allows residents to enjoy outdoor activities throughout the year. Dallas also takes pride in its culinary scene, offering a wide range of international cuisines and local delicacies.

The compensation and benefits referenced is for illustrative purposes only, and will be discussed during and after the interview process.

Location Insights

  • A

    Access to Parks

  • A

    Access to Restaurants

  • A-

    Overall

  • B+

    Access to Outdoor Activities

  • B+

    Commute

  • B

    Cost of Living

  • Total Population

    1,330,612

  • Median Rent

    $1,052

  • Median Home Value

    $188,100

  • Median Income

    $52,580

Posted February 26, 2024