PA or NP for Kidney Transplant

Specialty:

Physician Assistant

Opportunity Record:

Third Party Search Firms Not Allowed

Location

Methodist Specialty & Transplant Hosp, San Antonio, TX

Located in the South Texas Medical Center in San Antonio, Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital (MSTH) is licensed for 382 beds. The hospital is widely acclaimed throughout the Southwest for its specialized medical services including heart, kidney, pancreas and liver transplants, as well as latest procedures to treat impotency, incontinence and gastro enteric illnesses. Other specialty areas include emergency care, inpatient rehabilitation, behavioral medicine, bariatric surgery/ care and the latest treatments for cancer. The facility also houses a program in which a specially trained team works with law enforcement officers to provide care for survivors of sexual assault.

MSTH is home to the Texas Transplant Institute, the busiest kidney program in Texas and among the top ten in the nation. The program has performed the most live kidney donor transplants in Texas, using minimally invasive laparoscopic techniques for most procedures. The heart transplant program is the first Medicare-certified program of its kind in South and Central Texas and is the Medicare-approved site in the region for patients needing long-term assist device therapy. The liver transplant program includes a liver failure clinic that offers a variety of services, including Interferon treatments, chemoembolization and radio frequently ablation procedures.

The Methodist Cancer Center is part of the facility, treating all types of cancers with the latest radiation therapies, including the advanced Gamma Knife and CyberKnife. The Center treats cancers of the prostate, sarcomas, as well as some non-cancerous conditions and lesions.

The hospital has been named by the American Society for Bariatric Surgery as a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence in recognition of their program’s demonstrated track record of favorable outcomes in bariatric surgery.

The hospital owns several medical office buildings in the area with one connected to MSTH.

Hospital Website:

http://sahealth.com/location/methodist-specialty-and-transplant-hospital

Hospital Fast Facts:

http://sahealth.com/util/forms/fastfacts/MethodistSpecialtyandTransplantHospitalFastFacts.pdf

Hospital Highlights:

http://sahealth.com/locations/methodist-specialty-and-transplant-hospital/hospital-highlights.dot

Job Summary

Methodist Physician Practices in San Antonio, Texas, is seeking an Advanced Practice Practitioner for an opportunity with our Kidney Transplant team. This full-time position will work collaboratively with a multidisciplinary healthcare team and is responsible for providing comprehensive care to patients post kidney transplant in an outpatient basis.

• Nephrology experience is ideal, however, not required.
• No call and no weekends required.
• Competitive compensation and benefits!

This excellent opportunity is located in San Antonio, Texas, which was recently named by U.S. News and World Report as the #2 best place to live in Texas and #14 in all of the US!


https://methodistphysicianpractices.com

https://sahealth.com/service/transplant-services

 

HCA San Antonio Division

Methodist Specialty & Transplant Hosp

Location

San Antonio, TX

Facility Description

Located in the South Texas Medical Center in San Antonio, Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital (MSTH) is licensed for 382 beds. The hospital is widely acclaimed throughout the Southwest for its specialized medical services including heart, kidney, pancreas and liver transplants, as well as latest procedures to treat impotency, incontinence and gastro enteric illnesses. Other specialty areas include emergency care, inpatient rehabilitation, behavioral medicine, bariatric surgery/ care and the latest treatments for cancer. The facility also houses a program in which a specially trained team works with law enforcement officers to provide care for survivors of sexual assault.

MSTH is home to the Texas Transplant Institute, the busiest kidney program in Texas and among the top ten in the nation. The program has performed the most live kidney donor transplants in Texas, using minimally invasive laparoscopic techniques for most procedures. The heart transplant program is the first Medicare-certified program of its kind in South and Central Texas and is the Medicare-approved site in the region for patients needing long-term assist device therapy. The liver transplant program includes a liver failure clinic that offers a variety of services, including Interferon treatments, chemoembolization and radio frequently ablation procedures.

The Methodist Cancer Center is part of the facility, treating all types of cancers with the latest radiation therapies, including the advanced Gamma Knife and CyberKnife. The Center treats cancers of the prostate, sarcomas, as well as some non-cancerous conditions and lesions.

The hospital has been named by the American Society for Bariatric Surgery as a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence in recognition of their program’s demonstrated track record of favorable outcomes in bariatric surgery.

The hospital owns several medical office buildings in the area with one connected to MSTH.

Hospital Website:

http://sahealth.com/location/methodist-specialty-and-transplant-hospital

Hospital Fast Facts:

http://sahealth.com/util/forms/fastfacts/MethodistSpecialtyandTransplantHospitalFastFacts.pdf

Hospital Highlights:

http://sahealth.com/locations/methodist-specialty-and-transplant-hospital/hospital-highlights.dot