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Abilene, Texas offers a high quality of life both professionally and personally. Our population is 120K in town with a draw of over 400K from 9 counties. Our hospital serves as the hub for healthcare services in the Texas Midwest.
As part of the hospital’s recent $90 million expansion, we have an excellent opportunity in our new state of the art designated Level III NICU. We are looking for candidates that can bring excellent clinical expertise, independence and are eager to grow professionally. Our practice is composed of a diverse group of 2 Neonatologists and 4 NNPs who provide care in a single Level III NICU. The schedule is flexible and allows ample time for family and personal activities, and consist of 24-hour call from home with in-house NNP.
About the NICU:
The Level III NICU is 12,000 square feet and includes 25 beds for babies and four private rooms. It’s equipped with the most advanced technology designed to care for our tiniest patients: including Giraffe beds, panda warmers, kangaroo chairs and therapeutic hypothermia.
Our NICU Team:
At “The BirthPlace” in the NICU, the team of experts includes: neonatologists, neonatal nurse practitioners, NICU-certified registered nurses, therapists and many others. Our care givers are available 24 hours a day to provide the best care possible for patients and their families. The size of babies in the NICU can range from average full-term weight to micro-preemies, which weigh one pound or less.
NICU Range of Services:
The NICU cares for infants that are 23 weeks of gestation and above and term infants with non-surgical medical problems. The NICU provides different modes of ventilation (conventional ventilation, NAVA, HFVO, bubble CPAP) and Nitric oxide. Infants that require a higher level of care are transported to the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex to receive further medical care. Telemedicine services from Cook Children’s Hospital provides extensive sub specialty coverage. Pediatric cardiology is available on site.
- Competitive compensation
- Sign-on bonus ($25K)
- Relocation assistance ($15K)
- Excellent benefits
- Marketing to community and region included
For more information, please call:
Comhar Consulting Group
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