Infectious Disease Job in Arlington, Texas

Seeking an Infectious Disease/Epidemiologist for a Unique Position in Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas

Texas Health Resources

Physician - Infectious Disease

Job Description

Texas Health Resources is looking for an Infectious Disease physician with advanced training and education in hospital epidemiology to provide system-level support for our Infection Prevention and Antibiotic Stewardship programs, as well as support 5 of our hospital entities who do not currently have an Infectious Disease physician for consultation.

Qualifications needed:
• MD or DO candidates
• Current Texas license
• Internal Medicine residency completion required from an accredited ACGME program
• Infectious Disease fellowship completion required from an accredited ACGME program
• Evidence of hospital epidemiology training and/or experience
• Board certified
• Candidate must exhibit a comprehensive understanding of infection readiness for emerging infectious diseases. He/she must possess communication skills that demonstrate the ability to develop consensus among the executive leadership team, physicians, and staff. Must be able to synthesize IP and ASP information in a manner that enhances understanding among key stakeholders and possess the ability to effectively analyze data and information to successfully formulate strategies to mitigate identified clinical risks. Must have the ability to lead transformational change resulting in improved patient safety, high reliability and reduction of harm from infection.
• Position would be employed at Texas Health Resources for 30 hours per week.
• Additional 10 hours per week can be spent as a clinical ID physician or work part-time 30 hours per week.
• Competitive benefits and salary will be offered
• Experience with Epic and leadership training a plus.
About Texas Health Resources

Texas Health Resources is one of the largest faith-based, nonprofit health care delivery systems in the United States and the largest in North Texas in terms of patients served. The system’s primary service area consists of 16 counties in north central Texas, home to more than 6.4 million people.

In 2017, Texas Health Resources ranked No. 1 on the inaugural Best Workplaces in Texas by Fortune and Great Place to Work®. Last year, Texas Health received its second recognition as a Fortune 100 Great Companies to Work For® and was honored with six national Best Workplace awards – ranking No. 1 in health care, diversity and women.

Texas Health was formed in 1997 with the assets of Fort Worth-based Harris Methodist Health System and Dallas-based Presbyterian Healthcare Resources. Later that year, Arlington Memorial Hospital joined the Texas Health system.

Texas Health has 24 acute-care and short-stay hospitals that are owned, operated, joint-ventured or affiliated with our system. It has more than 3,800 licensed beds, more than 20,500 employees of fully-owned/operated facilities plus 2,100 employees of consolidated joint ventures, and counts more than 5,500 physicians with active staff privileges at its hospitals.

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For more information, please contact:
Linda Hamar, Physician Recruiter
(214) 345-4263

Other Details

Job ID: 31693e70-4742-4233-9afb-67927fae19ee

Practice Type: Employee

Employment Type: Permanent - Part Time

Open to Search Firm Solicitations: No

Hiring Organization

Texas Health Resources
612 E Lamar Blvd
Arlington, Texas 76011

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