JOB SUMMARY The Physician HTPN examines and treats patients with a wide range of conditions, take patient histories, request diagnostic tests, make diagnoses, prescribe treatment, administer vaccinations, perform follow-up examinations, as well as educate patients in disease prevention and health maintenance. The Physician HTPN will supervise the clinical activities of allied health professionals and advanced practice professionals.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE ROLE - Examine, collect, record, and maintain patient information, such as medical history, reports, and examination results. - Prescribe or administer treatment, therapy, medication, vaccination, and other medical care to treat or prevent illness, disease, or injury. - Order, perform, and interpret tests and analyze records, reports, and examination information to diagnose patients condition. - Work as part of a clinical team of technicians, advanced practice professionals, and other physicians in decision making around tests, diagnoses and treatment options for patients with illnesses or diseases. - Monitor patient conditions and progress and reevaluate treatments as necessary.
Specialty: - Diagnoses and treats conditions in area of specialty. - May work in hospital, specialty clinic or outpatient surgical center. - May perform surgical procedures, treatment or non-invasive procedures in area of specialty. - May create post-operative care plans, recommend lifestyle changes involving diet, exercise and other matters. - Supervise the clinical activities of a care team that may consist of other providers, and allied health professionals.
BENEFITS Our competitive benefits package includes the following - Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits - 401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5% - 457(f) savings plan with employer contribution - CME reimbursement and paid time off - Excellent Relocation Assistance packages
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation’s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it’s accepting a calling!
We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.