We believe that knowledge is not only empowering but self-perpetuating. The more you learn as a caregiver here, the more you can absorb from every learning opportunity.
To further that aim, we’ve created a dedicated APP department. Here, we can support and enrich the careers of each team member at every stage of his or her career — from a robust orientation program and impactful day one to continuing education and professional development opportunities that fuel your growth into leadership roles. You’ll work at the top of your CV even as you expand your knowledge, influence and impact.
Wide-Ranging Contribution and Impact.
You’ll be part of a multidisciplinary team providing the most advanced care in a comprehensive range of renowned specialty services. Whether practicing on-site at our acclaimed hospital or in a wide range of ambulatory and outpatient clinics, you’ll help deliver a broad spectrum of specialized services, including:
Episodic care in clinics and our busy emergency department
Managing critical illnesses in the University Hospital
Serving as a resource and consultant for patients and their families
Providing continuity of care for chronic illnesses
Facilitating transitions of care and improving access to care
The APP team includes Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists, Clinical Nurse Specialists, and Certified Nurse Midwives.
If you’re searching for an environment where you can constantly expand your horizons, UT Southwestern is your ultimate destination. We’re home to one of the nation’s top medical schools with emerging curricula and one-of-a-kind learning opportunities.
At UT Southwestern, our researchers have the resources, support, cutting-edge technology, and funding necessary to produce breakthroughs that can have global implications.
Ranked No. 1 in Dallas-Fort Worth for three consecutive years by U.S. News & World Report, UT Southwestern is where health care professionals deliver the future of medicine,
A Great Place to Work, Officially
UT Southwestern is regularly recognized among the top places to work in Dallas-Fort Worth and the U.S. Here are just a few of the awards we’ve earned:
Best Places to Work – Dallas Business Journal
Corporate Citizen Award – LaunchAbility
Platinum Fit-Friendly Worksite Designation – American Heart Association
Best Places to Work Postdocs – The Scientist
Employer of the Year – Association for Independent Living
Celebration of Diversity Award Finalist – Ernst & Young and the Dallas Arboretum
Mother-Friendly Worksite – Texas Department of State Health Services
Lex Frieden Employment Award – Texas Governor’s Committee on People with Disabilities
National Center for Healthcare Leadership
2015 Pinnacle of Excellence Award for Patient Experience – Press Ganey
Meaningful Milestone: 25 Years at UT Southwestern
In 2019, our Employee Recognition Program celebrated the achievements of 85 employees who have dedicated 25 years of service to our institution and its patients. Hear what they love most about being part of UT Southwestern and how much reaching that amazing milestone means to them.