Great opportunity for an experienced Board-Certified Pediatrician - Newborn Hospitalist, Harker Heights, Texas (TX)

Created 03/09/2021
Reference Req. 24902
Category Hospitalist, Pediatric - HM
Country USA
State Texas (TX)
City Harker Heights

Within an hour drive of Austin!

Family-friendly community boasting outdoor recreation, low cost of living and excellent schools!

Great opportunity for an experienced Board-Certified Pediatrician

About the practice:

  • Responsibilities include rounding the newborn well baby nursery in a LII unit
  • Call from home with a 30-minute response time covering the one unit
  • Attendance of all deliveries - Average of 90 babies per month
  • Must be comfortable with circumcisions, newborn resuscitation, including intubation and line placement

About the facility:

Seton Medical Center Harker Heights (SMCHH) is an 83-bed acute care hospital opened in 2012 in Harker Heights, Texas offering an array of services such as a Cardiology, Emergency Services and a Level IV Trauma Designated Emergency Room, General Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery, Total Joint Replacement, Gastroenterology, a dedicated Women’s Center, Diagnostic Services and more. We provide exceptional care through collaboration with our associates, physicians, volunteers and community partners. Our award-winning staff provides patient care with dignity and respect.  


Harker Heights, "The Bright Star of Central Texas" is a town about an hour outside of Austin, home to both outdoor recreation and indoor fun. Fish, swim and boat at the lake or enjoy a lively night life. Low cost of living and excellent schools makes this a great family-friendly community!


 Our clinicians enjoy a competitive compensation package with many locations offering sign on bonuses, relocation and tuition reimbursement.

*Our benefits include: 

  • Health (various options), life, vision, dental and disability insurance
  • 401(k) with annual matching program
  • Advanced and continuing medical education
  • Leadership training and advancement opportunities
  • Employee stock purchase plan at a 15% discount
  • Professional liability insurance
  • Support and payment for mandatory license/s and hospital credentialing

*These benefits are for full time employees, employees in other types of employment classifications may be eligible for some of these benefits.

Mednax Services, Inc. is a national medical group. Over the last 40 years, through our network of over 3,500 clinicians in 39 states and Puerto Rico, we have reshaped care delivery within women's and children's specialties and subspecialties. Our clinical teams care for the unique population of high-risk pregnancies and critically ill infants and children in both hospital and ambulatory clinical settings. Over the years, clinicians practicing as part of Pediatrix™ and Obstetrix™ Medical Groups have used evidence-based tools, continuous quality initiatives, clinical research, and telemedicine to enhance patient experience, outcomes and provide high-quality, cost-effective patient care. Our nationwide team of almost 8,000 employees, including physicians, advanced practitioners, clinical leaders, business and operational experts, work together every day to fulfill our mission to take great care of the patient®. We invite you to join the Mednax family and help shape the future of health care. Find additional information at

MEDNAX is an Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

Employer Mednax / Pediatrix Medical Group