Houston, Texas

Hospital Information

Ob Hospitalist Group has two programs in the Houston region:

The first hospital is a 277-bed tertiary care facility has served the Houston community since 2000. The hospital provides maternal-fetal medicine services for high-risk pregnancies, private antepartum rooms, private labor, delivery and recovery rooms, private postpartum rooms, level I and II newborn care, and a level II neonatal intensive care unit (NICU).

The second hospital is a 426-bed hospital provides acute care and surgical services to the Houston community. It has served west Houston since 1971. The hospital has more than 1,000 affiliated medical staff and 1,600 employees. The hospital offers private labor and delivery rooms, access to the children's hospital's level IV neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), maternal-fetal medicine for high-risk pregnancies, and private postpartum rooms.

The Location

Houston, TX is the most populous city in Texas, and the fourth most populous city in the United States. OBHG currently has four programs in the area. Houston, is home to the Texas Medical Center—the world's largest concentration of healthcare and research institutions—and NASA's Johnson Space Center, where the Mission Control Center is located. With a broad economic scope, only New York City is home to more Fortune 500 headquarters. Houston is considered to be the most diverse city in the United States.

Arts and Entertainment

The Houston Theater District, located downtown, is home to nine major performing arts organizations and six performance halls. It is the second-largest concentration of theater seats in a downtown area in the United States. Houston is one of few US cities with permanent, professional, resident companies in all major performing arts disciplines: opera (Houston Grand Opera), ballet (Houston Ballet), music (Houston Symphony Orchestra), and theater (The Alley Theatre). Houston is also home to folk artists, art groups and various small progressive arts organizations.

The Museum District's cultural institutions and exhibits attract more than 7 million visitors a year. Notable facilities include The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston Museum of Natural Science, the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, and the Station Museum of Contemporary Art.

Houston has the greatest area of green space and parks of the 10 most populous cities in the US and is home to 337 parks. Hermann Park features the Houston Zoo and the Houston Museum of Natural Science, another outdoor attractions include: Terry Hershey Park, Lake Houston Park, Memorial Park, Tranquility Park, Sesquicentennial Park, Discovery Green, and Sam Houston Park. The Lee and Joe Jamail Skatepark is one of the largest skateparks in Texas consisting of 30,000 square foot in-ground facility. The Wet'n'Wild SplashTown is a water park located north of Houston. There are over 160 golf courses in Houston so getting a tee time shouldn't be an issue.  If you prefer water sports, you would be hard pressed to find a more ideal locale for beauty and fun than the Houston Bay Area

Houston is home to the Houston Astros (Major League Baseball), the Houston Rockets (National Basketball Association), the Houston Texans (National Football League) and The Houston Dynamo Major League Soccer franchise.

Education

Houston offers many and varied opportunities for higher learning. The University of Houston is a nationally recognized Tier One research university, and is the third-largest university in Texas. The University of Houston–Clear Lake and the University of Houston–Downtown are stand-alone universities; not branch campuses of the University of Houston. Texas Southern University is one of the largest historically black colleges and universities in the United States and Rice University is one of the leading teaching and research universities of the United States and ranked the nation's 17th best overall university by U.S. News & World Report.

All public school systems in Texas are administered by the Texas Education Agency (TEA). There are many public school districts serving the city of Houston. The largest school district serving the city limits is the Houston Independent School District, which serves a large majority of the area within the city limits. A portion of west Houston falls under the Spring Branch and Alief independent school districts. Houston has numerous private schools of all types, including non-sectarian, Jewish, Roman Catholic, Greek Orthodox, Protestant, and Muslim.

The Opportunity

Ob Hospitalist Group has partnered with this facility to develop and manage a program that provides 24/7 emergent care to expectant mothers.

As an OBHG hospitalist, you are the in-house expert whose advanced clinical skill and ability to handle any OB emergency dramatically improves patient safety and satisfaction.

You will work closely with local OB/GYNs to ensure that every pregnant woman who presents to the hospital is cared for by an experienced physician, every time.

If you are an obstetrician with a passion for patient care, exceptional communication skills, and a desire to shape the future of our specialty, we’d like to talk with you about joining our new team.

OBHG is a clinician-centered company that provides unparalleled support and resources, and superior work/life balance. As a full-time hospitalist, you’ll have the freedom to create your own schedule – typically eight 24-hour shifts per month – with no on-call duty or office management.

This position also offers:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Full benefits
  • CME allowance
  • Medical malpractice insurance with tail

Join our growing national network of highly skilled obstetricians nearly 700 strong. OBHG programs offer a variety of work options – including full time, part time, back up and travel opportunities. Looking to advance your OB career? Clinical/professional leadership positions are available at many of our locations across the United States.

Contact
Jason Fyler

Please contact your personal Senior Clinical Recruiter, Jason Fyler or call him directly at 864.516.2804 for more information about this opportunity.

If you are passionate about people and committed to delivering excellence with each patient encounter we welcome you to join us on our journey to elevate the standard of women’s healthcare. View our other opportunities to practice the medicine you desire while living the life you deserve.

Job listings in Houston, Texas


OB/GYN Hospitalists

Recruiter: Jason Fyler
Location: Houston, Texas
Hospital Code: CFMC-HouTX

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