Pediatrix Medical Group has an exciting opportunity for a seasoned neonatologist to join our team at Woodland Heights Medical Center located in Lufkin, Texas.
This 8-bed NICU is the first of its kind in the immediate area and is expected to expand to a 15-bed unit.
There will be occasional newborn nursery responsibilities and NNP support available in-house.
With the support of the Houston practice, transport team from Houston Women's available 24/7.
This is an excellent opportunity for a neonatologist who enjoys quality improvement with strong communication and teaching skills.
This position is offering ten 24-hour out-of-house shifts.
Are you tired of living in the midst of chaos and traffic in the city? As every real Texan will tell you, the true spirit of this big state is in its smaller cities and towns that have been around for a long time and where the atmosphere of a different America can still be felt in the air and open space. Within a few short hours' drive away to several major cities including Houston, Dallas and San Antonio, Lufkin offers fewer distractions and a lower cost of living – making it a great place to raise a family or pursue a laid back lifestyle. Lufkin is surrounded by the beautiful Angelina and Davy Crockett National Forests, the magnificent Lake Sam Rayburn, the mystic Angelina and Neches rivers, and a number of amazing Wildlife Management Areas. These special places offer a wide assortment of recreational activities. With a smaller population approaching 40,000 people, this haven has no state income tax.
Our clinicians enjoy a competitive compensation package with many locations offering sign on bonuses, relocation and tuition reimbursement.
*Our benefits include:
Health (various options), life, vision, dental and disability insurance
401(k) with annual matching program
Advanced and continuing medical education
Leadership training and advancement opportunities
Employee stock purchase plan at a 15% discount
Professional liability insurance
Support and payment for mandatory license/s and hospital credentialing
*These benefits are for full time employees, employees in other types of employment classifications may be eligible for some of these benefits.
With a 35+ year record of success, MEDNAX has grown from a single medical practice to a trusted health solutions partner. As part of our national medical group, we give you the tools you need to build the career you want, and the flexibility to adapt as your personal needs and professional interests change.
We invite you to grow with us and help shape the future of health care.
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MEDNAX is an Equal Opportunity Employer
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.
Internal Number: 97264712
About Pediatrix Medical Group
Pediatrix Medical Group offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits including health (choice of two PPO options), life, vision, dental and disability insurance; 401(k); annual CME/CNE allowance; relocation assistance; employee stock purchase plan; stability in an organization with more than 35 years of health care industry experience; opportunities to participate in clinical quality improvement initiatives and clinical research; professional liability insurance; and assistance with mandatory hospital credentialing and state licensing, and reimbursement of associated fees. To view a complete listing of all opportunities or for more information on Pediatrix, please visit pediatrix.com/clinicalcareers.