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Pediatric Allergist / Immunologist Board-Certified/Eligible For The Abai
The Division of Allergy & Immunology at Nemours Children's Specialty Care in Jacksonville, Florida, is seeking a fourth Pediatric Allergist/Immunologist to join our staff. Candidates seeking a challenging career with a very busy, established practice in Northeast Florida/Southeast Georgia and the surrounding areas would enjoy this opportunity.
Our physicians have broad clinical and research interests, including asthma, atopic dermatitis, food allergy and immunodeficiency. Inpatient care is delivered at Wolfson Children's Hospital, connected directly to our clinic. The 180-bed facility includes a new patient tower, a 20-bed PICU, a 12-bed CVICU and 48 Level 2 and 3 NICU beds with 24-hour critical care coverage. Nemours, a pediatric multispecialty group, has over 100 medical and surgical physicians and psychologists on the Jacksonville campus. 24/7 in-house pediatric hospitalists, 18 pediatric anesthesiologists and all pediatric surgical specialties are represented.
The successful applicant's responsibilities will include primarily outpatient care, but will also participate in our inpatient consult service. Responsibilities will also include teaching rotating residents from the Mayo Clinic and University of Florida. Pursuing individual scholarly interests is encouraged and supported.
MD/DO/foreign degree equivalent.
Completion of fellowship training in Allergy/Immunology.
Board-certified/eligible for the ABAI.
Must have or be able to acquire a license to practice in the state of Florida.
Specific interest and experience in clinical immunology is desirable.
Interested applicants may contact:
Dr. Ejaz Yousef
Chief, Division of Allergy and Immunology
Nemours Children's Specialty Care
The advantages of working with us include our comprehensive network of support, state-of-the-art electronic medical records system (Epic), collegial team environment, focus on quality patient care, and excellent compensation and benefit package. Our physician staff enjoys comprehensive benefits, including our unique "Bridge to a Healthy Future" pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more.
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Scientist, Cellular Immunologist -
Scientist, Cellular Immunologist - (t-cell expert) Scientist, Cellular Immunologist - (t-cell expert)
Innate Immune System, Adoptive Immune System, immunological assays, Immunology, T-Cell, Biopharmaceutical, Biotechnology, immune cell signaling, tumor immunology, conventional immunological techniques Based out of Menlo Park, CA we are an emerging pre-clinical stage biotech company focused on the design and development of innovative immunotherapies for cancer, with a focus on novel universal immune cell therapies. We are seeking an experienced cellular immunologist with a strong background in working with T-Cells to join our rapidly growing team.
Top Reasons to Work with Us
We've recently secured over $50MM in funding
With our combined core technologies we are positioned to be a leader in next-generation, off-the-shelf, cell-based immunotherapies to combat disease specific targets
Make an impact
Sky is the ceiling - lots of room for growth and development
What You Will Be Doing
Development of immunological assays for screening of companies immunotherapy products
Participation in the establishment and utilization of pre-clinical in vivo disease models
Characterization of cellular and molecular aspects of companies immune cell platform including cell activation, function modulation and interaction with other immune cells, diseased cells and their micro environment
Active role in translational studies and biomarker discovery for clinical candidates
Collaborate with Research and Development team to select and progress immune cell-based assays
Hands-on experimental cellular and molecular immunology
What You Need for this Position Required:
Ph.D. Degree in Immunology (T cell expertise preferred)
At least 3 years' experience in a bio pharmaceutical or bio technology role
Proven record of immunological assay development
Demonstrated record of scientific achievement (strong publication or patent record)
Strong understanding of Innate and Adoptive Immune Systems
Deep understanding of conventional immunological techniques with extensive experience with primary cell culture and cell-based assays Nice to have:
Strong knowledge of: Immune Cell Signaling, Tumor Immunology and Cancer Immunotherapy
Experience in Project Management What's In It for You
Top of the line benefits package
Generous PTO So, if you are a Scientist that specializes in Cellular Immunology with experience, please apply today! Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S. CyberCoders, Inc is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Your Right to Work – In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
Scientist, Cellular Immunologist -CA-Menlo ParkMK4-1302286
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Sr Scientist / Scientist II - Human T Cell Immunologist
If you're inspired by the possibilities of science to change lives and you thrive when making brave decisions -- join us. MedImmune is the worldwide biologics research and development arm of AstraZeneca. Here, you'll have the opportunity to make a difference in people's lives every day. As one of the world's premier biotechnology companies, our mission is centered on delivering life-changing products that advance world health, and help fight and cure disease. As a Senior Scientist or Scientist II - Human T Cell Immunologist in Gaithersburg, MD , you'll play a pivotal role in channeling our scientific capabilities to make a positive impact on changing patients' lives. We're constantly pushing the boundaries of science to deliver life-changing medicines to patients, with a passion for discovery and a pipeline to show for it. We're pioneering innovative research and exploring novel pathways across key therapeutic areas including oncology, respiratory, inflammation and autoimmunity, cardiovascular and metabolic disease, and infection and vaccines. And we're industry-leading in immunology, protein engineering and translational science. We offer a unique and strong collaborative network as part of the AstraZeneca family, as together we explore synergies between small and large molecules. MedImmune has a dynamic environment that fosters collaboration and innovation. We attract top minds, and we nurture and build top talent. Main Duties and Responsibilities MedImmune has an opening for a Senior Scientist / Scientist II, Human T Cell Cancer Immunologist within Vaccines Research in Gaithersburg, MD. You will be an integral part of a team whose goal is to design and develop novel cancer immunotherapies directed against shared and neo-antigens. You will be responsible for the discovery and validation of targets for T cell-based immune-therapies with a specific focus on MHC-class I bound peptide targets for multiple haplotypes. You will be responsible for developing novel cell-based assays and the in depth evaluation of T cell specificities. This position will also play a critical role in developing assays and shaping the Clinical Translational Immunology strategy for therapeutic vaccines. You will need to work effectively as part of a team and independently within their role. You will supervise research associates within a direct or matrix reporting structure. Essential Requirements + Ph.D. in Immunology, Oncology, Cell Biology or related field and two or more years of experience in post-doctoral research experience.
Demonstrate broad theoretical and practical knowledge of the field of Human T Cell Immunology.
In-depth experience developing and/or conducting in vitro antigen presentation assays and T cell expansion for the purpose of studying human T cell responses to self and/or foreign antigens (CD8 T cell focus) and in the generation of human T cell clones.
Previous experience characterizing/phenotyping human T cells isolated from peripheral blood and from tumor biopsies including identifying TCR specificities (e.g. epitope mapping), affinities, and sequences.
Define critical scientific questions/hypothesis and address them through the design and execution of controlled experimentation.
The ability to work cross-functionally with scientists from other disciplines.
Ability to prepare precise protocols, quantitative analyses, and technical reports.
Strong verbal and written communication skills including the ability to communicate to a diverse group of stakeholders.
Highly organized, with the ability to develop focused work packages, prioritize based on defined goals, and work both independently and as part of a team.
Scientist II -- PhD plus four or more years of experience.
Senior Scientist -- PhD plus seven to ten years of experience Desirable Requirements + Solid publication record is strongly preferred.
Experience with developing pharmaceuticals that target T cell function.
Experience developing therapeutic vaccines for oncology or chronic infections.
Experience supervising research associates. Next Steps -- Apply today! To be considered for this exciting opportunity, please complete the full application on our website at your earliest convenience -- it is the only way that our Recruiter and Hiring Manager can know that you feel well qualified for this opportunity. If you know someone who would be a great fit, please share this posting with them. AstraZeneca is an equal opportunity employer. AstraZeneca will consider all qualified applicants for employment without discrimination on grounds of disability, sex or sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity leave status, race or national or ethnic origin, age, religion or belief, gender identity or re-assignment, marital or civil partnership status, protected veteran status (if applicable) or any other characteristic protected by law. AstraZeneca only employs individuals with the right to work in the country/ies where the role is advertised. ~bsp *li-medi
Assistant Or Associate Faculty Member, Computational Immunologist
Computational Immunologist Faculty Position in Biostatistics, Bioinformatics & Epidemiology Program Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division The Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division (VIDD) seeks a faculty member in the area of computational immunology, at the assistant/associate member level (equivalent to assistant/associate professor). Recent technical advances have transformed the field of immunology. We are now capable of measuring features of immune responses, including B- and T-cell specificity and repertoire, serum and intracellular cytokines, and more, on a scale never imagined before.
The generation of novel assay technologies and associated big data has become critical to further enhance our understanding of the human immune system. We especially seek candidates with training in computer science, statistics, biostatistics, bioinformatics or related quantitative disciplines with expertise in data analysis and/or methods development of high throughput immunological assays. Candidates with degree in immunology/biology or related field with significant interest in computational science and/or interest in developing new high throughput technologies for profiling the immune system (as proven by publications and/or grants) will also be considered.
The candidate will ideally have an independent research program pertinent to the division’s goals that include infectious disease prevention and cure, and vaccine development. He/she will also be expected to collaborate with the dynamic group of VIDD faculty engaged in immunological and clinical vaccine science, including that focused on HIV vaccine development. This will involve collaborations with biostatisticians, computational biologists, clinicians, virologists and immunologists.
Current faculty members pursue research in a variety of areas including the measurement and evaluation of vaccine-induced immune responses, analysis of host and viral genetic sequences, modeling vaccination strategies and the use of these or other methods in pre-clinical and clinical trials, and in exploratory or hypothesis-driven analyses of data derived from these studies. The successful candidate would come reinforce an already well established, dynamic, and cross divisional program in computational immunology. Candidates must hold a PhD, MD, or equivalent degree in immunology and/or a quantitative or computational area and have post-doctoral training.
A strong foundation in quantitative and/or computational methods and immunology, especially in collaborative research projects and preferably for infectious diseases and/or preventive vaccine research, is required. Salary DOE + excellent benefits. The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center is a world-renowned research institution with a wealth of scientific and clinical expertise in basic biologic sciences, human biology, clinical research, epidemiology, biostatistics, and cancer prevention research.
Its mission is the elimination of cancer as a cause of human suffering and death. The Vaccine and Infectious Disease Division (VIDD) is the home of an extensive portfolio of population science and laboratory-based research and has a large multidisciplinary faculty, with vision statement to eliminate disease and death attributable to infections. Fred Hutch offers active training programs for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows and offers exceptional opportunities for scientific interactions with other investigators in the Seattle area.
Candidates should submit a CV, a concise research plan statement and the names and email addresses for three (3) references to fredhutch.org/job/6898. Applications will be considered as they are received. Applications should be received by March 31, 2016 to assure consideration.
Later applications may be considered if the position is not yet filled. The Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as protected veterans, or status as qualified individuals with disabilities.
We strongly encourage applications from women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and covered veterans. Letters of recommendation will be requested: upon application
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Cell Biology Immunologist II
Summary The Cell Biology/Immunologist II will be responsible for participating in the Technology Transfer of established methods into the FujiFilm Biotechnologies Diosynth Texas (FDBT) Quality Control Laboratory.
Essential Functions: * Participate in training the QC Bioassay Staff at FDBT in the established release methods.
Perform QC analytical testing for GMP release and stability testing as needed.
Execute tech transfer, qualification, and validation protocols as needed.
Contribute to writing and revising Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and other Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) documentation as appropriate.
Support the establishment of a system for managing test samples, reagents and reference standards.
Report excursion/out-of-specification results to QC Departmental management.
Assist in the preparation of technical proposals, amendments, reports and memoranda.
Provides OOS investigational support as needed.
Perform other duties as assigned. Required Skills & Abilities: * Proficient in ELISA based methods, cell based assays and qualification of critical reagents methodologies.
Ability to analyze raw data, assess assay and system suitability criteria.
Perform as a SME in the designated methods transferred into FDBT from FDBU. * Ability to follow safety procedures outlined in the Chemical Hygiene Plan.
Utilize SDS sheets to properly assess chemical hazards, spill response procedures, and PPE requirements if indicated.
Excellent attention to detail.
Computer proficiency required.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Excellent organization and analytical skills. Working Conditions & Physical Requirements: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to: * Permanent Relocation to FDBT laboratories in College Station, TX * Experience prolonged standing, some bending, stooping, and stretching.
Use hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity sufficient to operate a keyboard, photocopier, telephone, calculator, and other office equipment is required.
Ability to sit for long periods to work on a computer.
Potential for exposure to hazardous chemicals, gases, fumes, odors, mists, and dusts, and other hazardous materials.
Ability to wear personal protective equipment including safety glasses, lab coat, and gloves.
Attendance is mandatory.
Minimum Qualifications: * Master's degree preferably in Biology or Biochemistry with one (1) year of relevant laboratory experience; OR, * Bachelor's degree preferably in Biology or Biochemistry with two (2) years' of relevant laboratory experience.
Preferred Qualifications: * Familiar with monoclonal antibody testing methodology.
Experience in assay troubleshooting and problem solving.
Familiar with GMP documentation and Quality Systems.
Salary: Starting salary will be commensurate with education and experience.
Job Start/End Date: 31-Mar-2017 to 30-Jun-2017 (CST) Department: Quality Control Location: College Station, TX, USA Employment Type: Full Time
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Tumor Immunologist - Greenebaum Cancer Center
The University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center (UMGCCC) is a National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center, a distinction that places it in the top tier of cancer centers throughout the country. Located on the medical campus of the University of Maryland at Baltimore, UMGCCC brings together expert researchers and clinicians from the University of Maryland School of Medicine to collaborate on preventing, detecting, and treating cancer. As part of an academic medical community, UMGCCC integrates cutting-edge cancer treatment with leadership in cancer research and a commitment to medical education.
The University of Maryland School of Medicine is seeking an established investigator to serve as Tumor Immunologist within the UM Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center (UMGCCC). The goal of the Tumor Immunologist is to build and maintain and independent a federally funded (NIH, etc.) research program, consistent with UMGCCC and School of Medicine long-term goals. S/he will develop and sustain ongoing collaborative relationships with other laboratories and research leadership throughout the center and the School of Medicine.
In addition, this individual will assist in the recruitment of faculty, staff, and educators whose backgrounds will further contribute to development of inquiry and translational investigation within the UMGCCC. The successful candidate will work collaboratively with other basic science research faculty and clinicians within the center. S/he will work to ensure that medical and graduate students, oncology residents and fellows are exposed to a robust and relevant basic science didactic curriculum.
The successful candidate will be asked to increase the clinical relevance of the center’s research tumor immunology portfolio by increasing the involvement of the clinical faculty in the center’s basic research program. The Tumor Immunologist will be a senior member of the UMGCCC Tumor Immunology and Immunotherapy research program which was rated outstanding to exceptional in the 2016 NCI site visit review. If interested please contact: Judy Kliethermes Senior Consultant Grant Cooper firstname.lastname@example.org 314.449.1583 * PhD or MD / PhD is required.
Strong history of federal grant support, including funding through NIH. * Accomplished academic record sufficient to fulfill the University of Maryland criteria for associate professor or professor level faculty appointment. If accommodations are needed, contact Staffing & Career Services at 410-706-7171, Monday – Friday, 8:30am
- 4:30pm EST. Maryland Relay can be accessed by dialing 711 (in-state) or 1-800-735-2258.
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Title: *Tumor Immunologist
- Greenebaum Cancer Center*
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Pediatric Immunologist Send This Job to a Friend Schedule Full-Time Shift Days Req Number 28927 Job Details Cook Children's has an exciting opportunity for a board eligible/board certified pediatric immunologist to provide provide evaluation, diagnostic, and management services for children with immunological disorders. Our comprehensive program provides both diagnostic and state-of-the-art treatment opportunities for patients with primary immunodeficiency diseases.
Cook Children's Health Care System is one of the country's leading vertically integrated pediatric health care organizations. Cook Children's represents an award-winning, not-for-profit system of seamless health care designed to fulfill our Promise; "Knowing that every child's life is sacred, it is the Promise of Cook Children's to improve the health of every child in our region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury." Cook Children's Health Care System is comprised of eight entities– a Medical Center, Physician Network, Home Health Company, Northeast Hospital, Pediatric Surgery Center, Health Plan, Health Services, Inc. and Health Foundation. Based in Fort Worth, Texas, Cook Children's primary service region includes Denton, Hood, Johnson, Parker, Tarrant and Wise counties, with an additional referral area encompassing approximately half of the state.
The integrated system has more than 60 primary, specialty and urgent care offices throughout Texas and has served hundreds of international patients, as well as those from all 50 states. Cook Children's sustainable heritage dates back to 1918. Since then, it has been established as a leader in pediatric health care by fostering continual change and robust growth while always embracing the abiding Promise that all 5,872 employees commit to every day.
Cook Children's lives up to its Promise by combining the art of caring with integrity-led, interdisciplinary collaboration, a commitment to evidence-based practice, the highest levels of safety and security, leading clinical research, state-of-the-art technology, effective financial stewardship and the re-investment of hundreds of millions of dollars in community benefits. At Cook Children's, it's not just about the bottom line. It's about keeping our Promise.
As much as we take pride in the rewards and recognition we receive for our work, we measure our success by the improved health of children in our region. That is why our team continues to work collaboratively with our community partners to address identified pediatric health needs in our area. Cook Children's Medical Center has nationally respected nursing staff with Magnet designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center since 2006, re-designated in 2011.
This recognition of quality patient care and nursing excellence has been achieved by only 7 percent of all health care organizations nationwide. Cook Children's has a distinguished international reputation for providing extraordinary care and achieving positive outcomes in its Neurology, Neurosurgery, Cardiology, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Hematology and Oncology, Neonatology and Pulmonology programs. With the culmination of a historic building initiative that began in 2009, the medical center is now licensed for 430 beds, making it one of the largest children's hospitals in the country.
The 530,000 square foot expansion includes a Level IV NICU, more rooms in the Hematology and Oncology unit and the Transitional Care and Rehabilitation Care units, two new helipads, a food court, a patient library with classrooms, a patient business center, an indoor/outdoor playground and 1,300 additional parking spaces. Cook Children's Physician Network is the employed physician component of Cook Children's Health Care System, a pediatric system of care where physician leadership is fostered and physicians actively participate in the strategic goals and mission of the organization. Cook Children's is a EOE/AA, M/F/Disability/Vet. EOE/AA, M/F/Disability/Vet
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Allergist - Physician Scientist
Exempt ALLERGIST - PULMONARY MEDICINE
JOB SUMMARY: Penn State Hershey Medical Center seeks a BC/BE Allergist. This is an excellent opportunity from both a clinical and academic perspective.
The ideal candidate will be a patient-centered and highly motivated physician scientist. Responsible for attending to patients to render diagnostic, therapeutic, medical, or surgical services in the Hershey Medical Center as part of the Medical Staff or Specified Professional category as defined in the Medical Staff Bylaws.
JOB REQUIREMENTS: Medical degree - M.D., D.O. or foreign equivalent Completion of an accredited residency program License eligibility for the practice of medicine in the State of Pennsylvania Board certification or eligibility in Pulmonary Medicine The Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled.All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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Physician / Allergy/Immunology / Arizona / Permanent / Md/Do - Allergist Job
MD/DO - Allergist
"Mega-Trend city of the 21st Century!
With 350 days of sunshine a year, Tucson, Arizona is home to the University of Arizona and is the second-largest populated city in Arizona behind Phoenix. Roughly 150 Tucson companies are involved in the design and manufacture of optics and optoelectronics systems, earning Tucson the nickname Optics Valley . Tucson boasts the best of both worlds...the progress and innovation of a metropolitan community and the friendly, caring atmosphere of a small town.
Davis-Monthan Air Force Base
Located within the city limits of Tucson, approximately 5 miles south-southeast of downtown Tucson. The base is best known as the location of the Air Force Materiel Command 's 309th Aerospace Maintenance and Regeneration Group (AMARG), the aircraft boneyard for all excess military and government aircraft. Tucson's dry climate and alkali soil made it an ideal location for aircraft storage and preservation.
REQUIREMENTS (duties include but are not limited to)
- Examine, perform diagnostic tests, diagnose, and treat allergic disorders.
- Prepare and review case histories and obtain data through interviews.
- Examine patients and determine required x-ray examinations, clinical laboratory tests, and diagnostic challenge tests (dermal on inhalation or ingestion).
- Interpret tests results and evaluate findings.
- Prescribe specific medications, diets, and immunotherapy and oversee nursing personnel in injection therapy.
- In emergencies, treat patients suffering from anaphylactic shock, angioedema, urticarial, bronchospasm, and other severe allergic diseases.
- Manage allergy services.
- Formulate plans and procedures for allergy services, schedule clinic and allergic testing, and assign nurses and medical technicians.
- Advise on kind and quantity of allergy supplies and equipment.
- Coordinate allergy services with other medical activities.
- Serve as consultant on allergy issues. QUALIFICATIONS
- Completion of a fellowship in allergy acceptable to the Surgeon General, HQ USAF, is mandatory.
- Board Certification in Allergy/Immunology.
- Minimum two years of experience post fellowship.
- Working knowledge of computer operations and proficiency in the use of basic word processing, data entry and automated medical records.
- Competent in the interpretation of skin prick testing (aeroallergens, foods, drug, venoms), spirometry and immunotherapy. KurzSolutions is committed to improving health outcomes by providing well-managed companies with the top healthcare talent in the market.
The Cook Children?s Health Care System is an integrated delivery organization dedicated to providing quality health care and to improving the well-being of children. Cook Children?s recognizes that the care of ill and injured children requires highly skilled staff. It is our policy to recognize expertise and skills unique to caring for our patients. Rewarding clinical and professional excellence is a goal of Cook Children?s Health Care System.
Cook Children's has an exciting opportunity for a board eligible/board certified pediatric immunologist to provide provide evaluation, diagnostic, and management services for children with immunological disorders. Our comprehensive program provides both diagnostic and state-of-the-art treatment opportunities for patients with primary immunodeficiency diseases.
Cook Children's Health Care System is one of the country's leading vertically integrated pediatric health care organizations. Cook Children's represents an award-winning, not-for-profit system of seamless health care designed to fulfill our Promise; 'Knowing that every child's life is sacred, it is the Promise of Cook Children's to improve the health of every child in our region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury.'
Cook Children's Health Care System is comprised of eight entities? a Medical Center, Physician Network, Home Health Company, Northeast Hospital, Pediatric Surgery Center, Health Plan, Health Services, Inc. and Health Foundation.
Based in Fort Worth, Texas, Cook Children's primary service region includes Denton, Hood, Johnson, Parker, Tarrant and Wise counties, with an additional referral area encompassing approximately half of the state. The integrated system has more than 60 primary, specialty and urgent care offices throughout Texas and has served hundreds of international patients, as well as those from all 50 states.
Cook Children's sustainable heritage dates back to 1918. Since then, it has been established as a leader in pediatric health care by fostering continual change and robust growth while always embracing the abiding Promise that all 5,872 employees commit to every day.
Cook Children's lives up to its Promise by combining the art of caring with integrity-led, interdisciplinary collaboration, a commitment to evidence-based practice, the highest levels of safety and security, leading clinical research, state-of-the-art technology, effective financial stewardship and the re-investment of hundreds of millions of dollars in community benefits.
At Cook Children's, it's not just about the bottom line. It's about keeping our Promise. As much as we take pride in the rewards and recognition we receive for our work, we measure our success by the improved health of children in our region. That is why our team continues to work collaboratively with our community partners to address identified pediatric health needs in our area.
Cook Children's Medical Center has nationally respected nursing staff with Magnet designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center since 2006, re-designated in 2011. This recognition of quality patient care and nursing excellence has been achieved by only 7 percent of all health care organizations nationwide. Cook Children's has a distinguished international reputation for providing extraordinary care and achieving positive outcomes in its Neurology, Neurosurgery, Cardiology, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Hematology and Oncology, Neonatology and Pulmonology programs.
With the culmination of a historic building initiative that began in 2009, the medical center is now licensed for 430 beds, making it one of the largest children's hospitals in the country. The 530,000 square foot expansion includes a Level IV NICU, more rooms in the Hematology and Oncology unit and the Transitional Care and Rehabilitation Care units, two new helipads, a food court, a patient library with classrooms, a patient business center, an indoor/outdoor playground and 1,300 additional parking spaces.
Cook Children's Physician Network is the employed physician component of Cook Children's Health Care System, a pediatric system of care where physician leadership is fostered and physicians actively participate in the strategic goals and mission of the organization.
Cook Children's is a EOE/AA, M/F/Disability/Vet.
At Cook Children's, quality patient care through highly trained staff is one of our organization's core values. We appreciate your talent and the rewards awaiting you at Cook Children's include a competitive salary, a comprehensive benefits package, and wonderful opportunities to grow professionally.
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