The Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Baylor Scott and White Health is seeking an Anatomic & Clinical Pathologist in Temple, Texas to assist with a growing demand for services in the area. Fellowship training in renal and abdominal transplant pathology is preferred.
The successful candidate must have an MD degree (or MD equivalent), a valid Texas medical license (or qualifications to obtain one at the time of appointment) and be Board Certified in Anatomic Pathology. Applicant’s materials must list (pending) qualifications upon submission. Applicants with expertise in renal and abdominal pathology either formal fellowship training or comparable experience and publications will be preferred. Fellowship training in surgical pathology or a surgical pathology subspecialty will be favored. Preference will be given to candidates who have demonstrated and participated in teaching as teaching of pathology residents and nephrology fellows will be expected. Responsibilities will include practicing general anatomic pathology, including frozen sections and cytopathology adequacies as also evaluation of native and transplant renal biopsies.
Candidates with strong interpersonal skills are preferred. Salary and appointment rank will be commensurate with the applicant’s experience and training.
The candidate will
Join an existing team of 14 pathologists at this location
The expected work schedule is Monday- Friday with evening and weekend call rotated approx. 1:3 for transplant pathology
Ideal start date is February 1, 2022
Primary responsibilities in a 636 bed Level I trauma center teaching hospital with an established and growing medical staff
The core clinical laboratories in Temple are responsible for all Surgical Pathology performed in the Central Texas, Greater Austin and College Station regions. The Baylor Scott and White Pathology practice has pathologists in North and Central Texas locations with more than 35 Pathologists and PhDs who oversee operations at 15 Hospitals.
The pathologists in the Department of Pathology have opportunities for academic affiliation with the recently announced new Medical School Campus of Baylor College of Medicine in Temple, Texas.
This is an employed position with a competitive salary, moving allowance, generous CME and a comprehensive benefits package including 401k matching.
About the Community
Temple is regarded as one of the best areas to live and work in Texas and was ranked the sixth most affordable place to live in the U.S. in 2019. In addition to no state taxes, Temple enjoys a robust economy, and a cost of living that is lower than the national average. Served by four independent school districts and nationally recognized Temple College, the community places a high priority on education. Dubbed the “Wildflower Capital of Texas,” Temple lies along the famous Texas Wildflower Trail and is the demographic center of the state, with convenient access to major cities including Dallas, Houston, Austin, and San Antonio.
About Baylor Scott & White Health
Baylor Scott & White Health includes 49 hospitals, more than 900 patient care access points, more than 6,000 affiliated physicians, 40,000 plus employees and the Scott & White Health Plan. U.S. News & World Report ranks Baylor Scott & White Health hospitals amongst Texas' Top 10.
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!