Baylor Scott & White Health in Temple, TX is seeking a BE/BC diagnostic radiologist/nuclear medicine physician to join a well-established team to provide further expansion and depth in imaging services. The ideal candidate for this position would have additional training and expertise in nuclear medicine. A mix of outpatient and inpatient services would constitute the normal daily workflow. Candidates with experience and knowledge providing nuclear medicine therapy and nuclear cardiology services would be given preferential consideration for employment. A comfort level in providing diagnostic general radiology coverage would be a plus and could potentially be tailored towards the candidate’s specific training and previous job experiences.
The radiology department in Temple, TX is the flagship teaching hospital of the Baylor Scott and White Health System in Central Texas. You would be joining a team composed of a full complement of sub-specialists, including nuclear medicine, who provide cutting edge radiological service. Nuclear medicine equipment has recently been updated with brand new state-of-the-art PET/CT and SPECT/CT scanners. A full complement of dedicated nuclear medicine technologist are employed by the organization. Our hospital in Temple, TX is a level 1 trauma center and is one of the largest multispecialty tertiary referral centers in the United States.
Baylor Scott and White Health is an integrated health system comprised of a multispecialty group practice employing more than 1400 physicians and research scientists, 14 hospitals and 55 clinics covering 25,000 square miles across Central Texas. Our hospital is located in one of the fastest growing areas in the country. Housing in Central Texas in attractive and affordable and we are located in a region with some of the very lowest costs of living in the entire United States.
Founded in 1897, the Scott & White Clinic continues to expand its multispecialty group practice brand of medicine throughout Texas. The Scott & White Clinic is a component of Baylor Scott & White Healthcare which is the largest non-profit healthcare system in Texas.
About the radiology practice:
80 employed radiologists covering all subspecialties
One of the oldest, continuous acting radiology departments in the nation- S&W radiology founded in 1912
Stable employment, no contractual relationship with hospitals, no ties to private equity employers
Physician led organization that values innovation, camaraderie and exceptional quality patient care
Excellent and competitive compensation earnings potential
Teaching opportunities are available through our diagnostic radiology residency program in Temple, TX established in 1945. Academic appointments are available with the Texas A&M College of Medicine and/or Baylor College of Medicine.
Position duties and responsibilities
Fellowship, residency or additional training and certification in nuclear medicine.
Although not an absolute requirement for employment, additional skills in general radiology would be ideal. Diagnostic radiology coverage could potentially be tailored to the candidates skill sets (ie. cardiac imaging, abdominal imaging etc.).
No additional expertise required in interventional radiology, neuroradiology or breast imaging
Desired professional skills and experience
Board certification or board eligible in diagnostic radiology or nuclear medicine with special competence in nuclear radiology by the American Board of Radiology and/or the American Board of Nuclear Medicine
Licensed to Practice Medicine in the state of Texas by the Texas Medical Board
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!