Geriatrician - Physician/Faculty at JPS Health Network

Fort Worth, TX

full-time
Outpatient

Job Highlights

  • Non-Profit Employer
  • No State Income Tax
  • Opportunity to Give Back to an Underserved Community
  • JPS Health Network

    Acclaim Physician Group, Inc.

    Acclaim Physician Group’s Department of Family Medicine, and JPS Health Network is seeking a Geriatrician to join our team at the Magnolia Health Center, which is dedicated to caring for the aging adult population of Tarrant county.

    As the county hospital system JPS has been serving the residents of Tarrant County for over 100 years. This is a wonderful opportunity for innovative and passionate individuals to treat complex behavioral health issues, and to provide compassionate, quality care to those patients that need it most.

    In addition to providing great care, JPS is also an urban teaching hospital with a long history of training physicians and medical students. JPS offers 18 residency and fellowship programs including Family Medicine and Geriatric Medicine. With 72 resident slots, the JPS Family Medicine residency is the largest in the country. This physician will be part of a team of providers teaching and pre-cepting Family Medicine residents, Geriatric fellows, transitional residents and medical students in the outpatient clinic setting.

    Expected qualifications include: interest and demonstrated competence as an educator; several years practice experience; but would consider recent graduates with teaching or chief resident experience.

    Required Education and Experience:

    • Current Medical Doctor (M.D) or Doctor of Osteopathy (D.O.) degree from an accredited school of medicine.
    • Board Certified in Family Medicine or Internal Medicine
    • Board Certified/Board Eligible in Geriatric Medicine

    Required Licensure/Certification/Specialized Training:

    • Current, unrestricted medical license to practice in the State of Texas.
    • Unrestricted DEA

    About Acclaim Physician Group, Inc.

    Acclaim is a multispecialty medical practice group comprised of over 350 providers serving Tarrant County's JPS Health Network in specialties ranging from primary care to general surgery and trauma. Our goal is to provide high quality, compassionate care for every patient, every time.

    As the county hospital system, JPS has been serving the residents of Tarrant County for over 100 years. In addition to providing great care, JPS is also an urban teaching hospital with a long history of training physicians and medical students. JPS offers 18 residency and fellowship programs. With 72 resident slots, the JPS Family Medicine residency is the largest in the country.

    The hospital is located in the heart of The Magnolia Village and Medical District of Fort Worth, the 17th-largest city in the U.S. and one of “America’s Most Livable Communities.” We have a thriving center of culture, commerce, the Historic Stockyards, remarkable museums, a vibrant and clean downtown area, Botanical Gardens and great annual events!


    Posted December 22, 2021