|Job Title:||PA Orthopedic Surgery Houston TX|
|Employer:||Texas Children's Hospital|
|Provider Category:||Advanced Practice Providers (PA's, APRN's)|
|Provider Type:||Physician Assistant|
|New Grads OK?||No|
About Texas Children's Hospital
Since 1954, Texas Children’s has been leading the charge in patient care, education and research to accelerate health care for children and women around the world. When you love what you do, it truly shows in the smiles of our patient families, employees and our numerous accolades such as being consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation by U.S.News & World Report as well as recognition from Houston Business Journal as one of this city’s Best Places to Work for ten consecutive years. Texas Children’s comprehensive health care network includes our primary hospital in the Texas Medical Center with expertise in over 40 pediatric subspecialties; the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI); the Feigin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, a second community hospital opening in 2017. We have also created the nation’s first HMO for children, established the largest pediatric primary care network in the country and a global health program that is channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is also academically affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, one of the largest, most diverse and successful pediatric programs in the nation. To join our community of 13,000 dedicated team members, visit texaschildrenspeople.org for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at infinitepassion.org.
Texas Children’s Hospital (TCH) is the largest Children’s Hospital in North America, ranking #4 on the US News & World Report, and consistently rated one of the Best Places to Work in Houston. The Department of Orthopedic Surgery at TCH is currently looking for the right Physician Assistant (PA) applicants for our Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery Fellowship Program. The ideal applicant is someone who wishes to gain hands-on experience in a world class dynamic learning environment and a fast-paced, full-service hospital setting.
The TCH Pediatric Orthopedic PA Fellowship Program provides advanced pediatric orthopedic surgical subspecialty training to PAs. It is the first of its kind in the country to offer a 12-month didactic and clinical pediatric-specific training program. Our fellowship ensures a unique opportunity to gain experience in pediatric orthopedic surgical subspecialties, and to become a future leader in all areas of pediatric orthopedics.
This one-year program includes 11 months of core clinical rotations through the pediatric orthopedic surgical subspecialties at TCH. Fellows will also be allowed 1 elective months to repeat rotations through a subspecialty of their specific clinical interest. All training will be provided within the TCH system, both in the medical center and surrounding locations, through the direct delegation and supervision of department supervising physicians.
Our PAs strive to provide the highest quality patient care in a collaborative environment supported by a multi-disciplined team approach. Passionate about surgical education and research, the staff is committed to advancing the field of pediatric orthopedic surgery through sub specialization.
Orthopedic Surgery is one of the largest surgical teams in the TCH organization with the patient volumes to match! Our Advanced Practice Providers, who have the opportunity for Faculty Appointment with Baylor College of Medicine, function as a cohesive group that engages in an active partnership with our physician colleagues to provide world class pediatric orthopedic surgery healthcare. We are looking for the next additions to our team who can thrive in a busy academic hospital. This fellowship provides the opportunity to use advanced technology, and participate in leading edge work, both through educational and clinical opportunities. Fellows will consistently improve both their clinical knowledge and surgical skills, while incorporating evidence-based medicine into day-to-day practice, and helping advance the field of pediatric orthopedic surgery.
Desired Skills & Experience
• Master’s degree
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Program start date: January 14, 2019