Neurocritical Care Physician

Neurointensivist Faculty Opportunity within the University of Texas System

Galveston, TX 77555
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Alyssa Barraza
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Merritt Hawkins

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Merritt Hawkins, the nation’s premier academic search firm, invites you to consider an opportunity to join an established and growing Department of Neurology at University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) in Galveston, Texas just outside of Houston.

We are seeking a board certified or eligible, fellowship-trained Neurocritical Care physician from either academic or non-academic backgrounds. This position features the following:
  • Join the UTMB Neuroscience Critical Care Unit that provides 24-hour care with dedicated neurosurgeons, critical care neurologists, stroke neurologists, critical care nurses, and other support staff
  • Work in the brand new Jennie Sealy Hospital which includes 60 dedicated ICU beds, 20 state-of-the-art ORs, and Level I trauma center (one of only three in the region)
  • Enjoy a high quality of life position with very little after hours call
  • Opportunity to supervise residents in their ACGME-accredited program
  • Outstanding referral base and subspecialty support in Neurosurgery, Neuroradiology and all other specialties
  • Competitive salary commensurate with level of experience as well as a comprehensive benefits package and a wRVU-based bonus system
Live in the Houston, Texas Metropolitan Area
  • Enjoy no state income tax, tort reform, year-round warm weather and very low cost of living – the median home value is $140,000
  • Access to 2 international airports, the beach, all professional sports, and world-class shopping
  • Enjoy living in a very diverse city with many religious and cultural amenities
  • Live near the coast, in the suburbs, or in the city – 45 miles from Houston to Galveston Island
  • Excellent public and private school options and numerous universities in the area.

About The Company

Merritt Hawkins, an AMN Healthcare company, is a permanent physician placement service that fills more physician jobs than any other firm. In addition to being the nation’s leader in physician employment search and consulting services, Merritt Hawkins also recruits and places select allied health professionals. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.