Pediatric Emergency Medicine - Physician
Lafayette, Louisiana, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Physician
Specialty Emergency Medicine
Degree Required MD/DO
Position Type Permanent/Full-Time
Work Environment Clinic/Private Practice
Location Edinburg, Texas, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 2/15/24
SCP Health is a physician-led team of clinical and operational experts, collectively passionate about revitalizing health care. We craft and utilize proven models of care, proprietary technology, and data-driven insights to accelerate progress in care delivery across health care organizations. Our clinical offerings currently span the entire continuum of care, from emergency and hospital-based medicine to telemedicine, intensive care, ambulatory, and in-home clinical care. Together, We Heal.

Job Details
  • Opening May 2024
  • Estimated Annual Volume 10-12K
  • 24 Physician Coverage
  • 8 ED Beds

Facility Information
Coming soon to the Rio Grande Valley! Driscoll Children’s Hospital Rio Grande Valley will be a freestanding children’s hospital. independently operated by Driscoll Health System. It will be the only designated freestanding children's hospital in the Rio Grande Valley.
The services and programs offered by Driscoll Children’s Hospital Rio Grande Valley will include:
Full spectrum of pediatric specialists including cardiologists, endocrinologists, gastroenterologists, nephrologists, orthopedists, otolaryngologists, and pulmonologists.
Acute inpatient and outpatient surgery with pediatric anesthesiologists.
Emergency services including a level III pediatric trauma center.
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (63 beds)
Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (8 beds)
Rehabilitation services, including physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech therapy.
Imaging, including MRI with anesthesia, if indicated.
Laboratory services
Child Life program, which educates patients and caregivers and helps reduce their stress and anxiety during the healthcare experience.
Pediatric residency program based in the RGV.
Driscoll Children's Hospital Rio Grande Valley will provide pediatric healthcare 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Community Description
Edinburg is located in the Rio Grande Valley, a four-county area. It is the county seat of Hidalgo, the seventh largest county in Texas and is home to the University of Texas-Pan American, the state's tenth largest public university. Edinburg offers a great quality of life, options for top ranked schools, low cost of living, and plenty of recreational activities. Edinburg is 2 hours and 15 minutes south of Corpus Christi and only a little over an hour west of the Gulf Coast.

We offer a competitive compensation package, leadership training and development, SCP University with over 200 hours of free CMEs and more.