Acclaim Physician Group, a partner with JPS Health Network is seeking motivated and ambitious physicians to join our dynamic Sports Medicine team. As the county hospital system, JPS has been serving the residents of Tarrant County for over 100 years. This is a wonderful opportunity for innovative and passionate individuals to treat complex medical issues to those patients that need it most.
In addition to the nourishing and rewarding clinical atmosphere, JPS is also an urban teaching hospital with a long history of training physicians and medical students. JPS offers 18 residency and fellowship programs.
The hospital is located in the heart of The Magnolia Village and Medical District of Fort Worth, the 17th-largest city in the U.S. and one of “America’s Most Livable Communities.” We have a thriving center of culture, commerce, the Historic Stockyards, remarkable museums, and great annual events!
The Sports Medicine Physician Faculty will provide oversight and instruction to multidisciplinary primary care sports medicine fellows as part of the fellowship faculty team in a variety of settings, including: clinical, procedural, event coverage, etc., for a patient population diverse in ages, backgrounds, abilities, and socioeconomic statuses. The physician will also be a team member helping to plan and refine the fellowship curriculum and present formal lectures on a wide variety of primary care and sports medicine topics. Providing education to rotating residents and medical students is also expected.
Benefits •Competitive Salary •Generous Time Off •Malpractice Insurance Provided at No Cost •Health, Vision, and Dental Insurance Options •Professional Expense Allowance •Access to Three Tax Deferred Retirement Accounts
Required Education and Experience
Must have a Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathy degree from an approved college of Medicine/Osteopathy
Musculoskeletal ultrasound experience
Required Licensure/Certification/Specialized Training
Texas Medical License
Board Certified in one of the five primary specialties: Family Medicine, Pediatrics, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and/or Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.
CAQ in Sports Medicine
Training in Fluoroscopy guided procedures for peripheral joints and lumbar spine.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Must be comfortable working in a large public/county facility
Must be able to demonstrate a working knowledge in area assigned, and competency in assessment techniques, diagnosis and treatment processes that apply to the assigned medical specialty area
Must have good interpersonal, verbal and oral communication skills to work effectively with other health care professionals and serve as a resource to the community
Must be self-directed and take initiative to develop and participate in community activities and medical outreach programs pertaining to the medical specialty area
Must be able to demonstrate patient centered/patient valued behavior
Internal Number: 900
About JPS Health Network / Acclaim Physician Group
JPS Health Network is a $950 million, tax-supported health care system for Tarrant County in North Texas. Licensed for 578 beds, the network includes an acute care hospital and more than 40 community-based clinics, including 19 school-based clinics. John Peter Smith Hospital is home to Tarrant County's first and only Level 1 Trauma Center, its only psychiatric emergency services site and has the largest hospital-based family medicine residency program in the nation. Our network employs more than 6,500 people.
Acclaim is our multispecialty medical practice group. Acclaim has over 300 providers serving the JPS Health Network in specialties ranging from primary care to general surgery and trauma. The Acclaim group has been formed around a common set of incentives and expectations supporting the operational, financial and clinical performance
outcomes of the network. Our goal is to provide high quality, compassionate clinical care for every patient, every time.