Palliative Care - Physician

Houston, TX 77030

Posted: 11/28/2023 Job Number: 113923

Job Description

Palliative Care – Physician

North Houston, TX - The Woodlands area

Must be BC / BE Hospice & Palliative Care

Full-time employed

Compensation - Negotiable

Bonus structure
  1. Physician Group is currently seeking a full-time Palliative Care Physician for the role of Clinician-educators in our Supportive and Palliative Care Program.  This campus is rapidly expanding to meet the needs of a growing community.  The successful candidate must be committed to providing unparalleled patient care with a primary responsibility for treating patients in an Outpatient setting to reduce or control pain and debilitating symptoms and in driving discussions about goals of care, prognosis, treatment options, and advanced care planning. Candidates must be Board Certified/Board Eligible in Hospice and Palliative Medicine with an active (or in the process) Texas Medical License.  This is a full-time career opportunity with an incentivized bonus structure giving you the opportunity to practice at the number one ranked hospital system in Texas by US News and World Report. 


One position will be for a senior leader to drive clinical excellence, develop educational programs, and initiate clinical research.


About Specialty Physician Group:

Specialty Physician Group - As one of the nation’s leading hospitals and academic medical centers, it has brought together some of the nation’s leading experts in multiple specialties to serve our patients. As part of the Specialty Physician Group, these specialists not only provide excellent clinical care, but are on the forefront of research, developing leading-edge technologies and treatments, and teaching the medical pioneers of tomorrow. This combination of clinical service, research and academics ensures patients have access to the latest in treatments and technologies while providing the best in comprehensive patient care. Established as a non-profit corporation and certified by the Texas State Board of Medical Examiners, enables physicians to maintain autonomy with respect to their clinical practice while growing their practice within an academic environment.


About the facility

This new 187-bed, 470,000-square-foot, full-service, acute care hospital offers many of the same services as our flagship hospital. Also, on the $380 million hospital campus, Medical Office Building 1 includes a breast care center, cancer center & infusion center, orthopedics & sports medicine, rehabilitation services, wellness services, and an outpatient laboratory in addition to multi-specialty physician practices. A second medical office building and 785-car parking garage opened in 2018. The hospital completed a $250 million capital expansion in 2022 which increased bed capacity to 300, expand the emergency center to 45 rooms and increase the operating rooms to 25. This is the second phase in the master plan to expand to a 400-bed full-service tertiary care facility.


About The Community:

The community is a dynamic hometown within a natural forest that is known for its balance between man and nature. A thriving business community and a premier destination for visitors – a place where generations live, worship, work, learn and play. The  area achieves prosperity by promoting economic development and quality of life …cultivates the relationship between urban needs and the vision of environmental sustainability …provides premier services and activities, superior educational opportunities, a diversity of jobs, vibrant public spaces, integrated mobility options, public activities, cultural events and entertainment for all …is a place that welcomes everyone from everywhere to grow and thrive.


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