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Neurocritical Care | Baylor University Medical Center | Dallas, Texas

Baylor Scott & White - North
Dallas, Texas
Closing date
Mar 29, 2023

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Neurocritical Care
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Neurocritical Care | Baylor University Medical Center | Dallas, Texas

The Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine in partnership with the Department of Neurology at Baylor University Medical Center-Dallas seeks an academic, fellowship trained neurocritical care intensivist to establish a new neurocritical care program at our flagship campus in downtown Dallas, Texas.

Features of the Position:

  • Collaborate with colleagues in neurocritical care to design, develop and implement a comprehensive neurocritical care program and oversee the integration of all services to deliver high quality evidence-based care to patients in the closed neurocritical care unit.


  • Inpatient shift work – approximately 15 shifts per month expected


  • Elevate the program into a regional tertiary level care program with an array of neurosciences subspecialties.


  • Lead a multidisciplinary neurocritical care team in an ICU team setting.


  • Provide care in a 23-bed dedicated neurocritical care unit in close collaboration with the Department of Neurosurgery and Neurology for a high-volume Joint Commission Comprehensive Stroke Center.


  • Collaborate and educate critical care fellows, advanced practice providers, residents, and medical students.

Academic appointment with Texas A&M University School of Medicine is available. Rank will be commensurate with academic accomplishments and experience.


  • Develop a robust database and engage in clinical trials and other research projects in the areas of traumatic brain injuries, subarachnoid hemorrhage, stroke and related disorders of neurocritical care.


  • Medical Director title for candidates with previous leadership experience who have demonstrated excellence in clinical medicine, communication, and team building skills. Successful candidates will be self-motivated with a commitment to excellence in creating clinical programs.



Graduate of an accredited medical school with an M.D. or D.O. degree.

Candidates must be eligible for medical licensure in the State of Texas.

Fellowship training in Neurocritical Care or equivalent training

Residency training in neurology or internal medicine and board certified or board eligible by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology or the American Board of Internal Medicine.


Fellowship training in Pulmonary Critical Care a plus.


BC/BE by the United Council of Neurologic Subspecialties (UCNS) or the Neurosurgical Committee on Subspecialty Training (CAST).

BC/BE in Neurocritical Care by either ABPN- Neurocritical Care or ABIM- Neurocritical Care

Post fellowship experience a plus.

Proficient communication skills, verbal and written.
No Visa sponsorship. 

About Us:

Located at one convenient location in the heart of downtown Dallas, Baylor University Medical Center is a Level I trauma center and a primary stroke center. The neurocritical care team provides high quality of care to a large number of patients with neurotrauma, cerebrovascular diseases, epilepsy and other critical neurological illness.

Baylor Scott and White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the State of Texas and one of the largest in the United States. Serving a large and diverse population across North and Central Texas, BSWH has the vision and resources to provide its patients continued quality care while creating a model system for a dramatically changing health care environment. The BSWH system includes 47 hospitals, more than 900 access points, over 6,600 physicians and 43,500 employees, plus a state certified Health Maintenance Organization, the Scott and White Health Plan (Health Plan), and Baylor Quality Health Care Alliance LLC (BSWQA) – a high performing network of clinical providers and facilities focused on improving quality, managing the health of patient populations, and reducing the overall cost of care.


BSWH includes a robust spectrum of owned, operated, ventured and affiliated hospitals; satellite outpatient clinics; free standing ambulatory surgery centers; free standing emergency medical centers; free standing imaging centers; numerous retail pharmacies; and geographically dispersed physician’s clinics in the North Texas and Central Texas regions.


Employment is through Health Texas Provider Network (HTPN), the employment arm of Baylor Scott & White.

Generous compensation package including relocation, CME and 401K.


For more information, please contact:

Joelle Taenzler, Physician Recruiter





As the largest not-for-profit​ healthcare system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States, Baylor Scott & White Health was born from the 2013 combination of Baylor Health Care System and Scott & White Healthcare. Today, Baylor Scott & White includes 52 hospitals, more than 800 patient care sites, more than 7,300 active physicians, over 49,000 employees and the Scott &​ White Health Plan.  We invite you to explore what we stand for, how we work, and the many rewarding career opportunities we offer throughout our organization. Additional information about our health system can be found at:

BSWH: Additional Locations and Community Information

Our compassionate care extends far beyond our current headquarters in Dallas. To learn more about our BSWH locations and view brochures from the Dallas and Temple Chamber of Commerce, visit:

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