Opportunity: Family Medicine or Internal Medicine Physician - Big Spring
 Opportunity Details
Opportunity Type: Permanent - Full Time
Specialty: Family Medicine, without OB
Other Specialties Considered: Internal Medicine, General
Location: Big Spring, TX, USA
Region: 88 , Rural
Job Position Code: 249459  
Openings: 1
Last Updated: 8/9/2021 10:25:48 AM  
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 Offer Details
Income Details:

Salary negotiable, based on experience.

Incentive Pay: Productivity bonus
Signing Bonus: Available
Student Loan Forgiveness:

NHSC

Relocation Paid: Available
Vacation: 96 hours vacation, 10 holidays,
CME: 32 hours, with $2,000 stipend per year
Call Coverage: phone call coverage
Other Benefits:

Excellent Benefits! This facility offers a progressive compensation and benefits package which includes:

  • Health, life, dental and optical insurance available
  • 96 hours vacation, 10 holidays,
  • 32 hours, with $2,000 stipend per year for CME
  • FTCA malpractice insurance
  • Retirement plan available
  • Relocation and/or signing bonus available 
  • Productivity bonus 

 Job Description

In Big Spring, TX: Texas Association of Community Health Centers is seeking a full-time Family Medicine Physician or Internal Medicine Physician.

Overview:

  • Provide preventative and primary medical care for patients at a federally qualified community health center
  • The population of clients is mainly in the adult age range with less than 10% of a pediatric population.  
  • The physician will supervise the onsite Family Nurse Practitioners



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 Job Requirements

Qualifications: 

  • Graduation from an accredited medical school
     
  • Completion of approved post-graduate training/residency and minimum of 3 years experience required
     
  • Board certified or Board eligible (with intent to certify) in Family Medicine or Internal Medicine
     
  • Current unrestricted license to practice medicine in the State of Texas
     
  • Current Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) and Department of Public Safety (DPS) registrations for the purpose of writing prescriptions, and current CPR Certification
     

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Community Overview

Big Spring is a moderately-sized city located in the state of Texas. The city has a population of 28,295 residents and is  the county seat of Howard County, Texas, United States, at the crossroads of U.S. Highway 87 and Interstate 20. it is the largest city between Midland to the west, Abilene to the east, Lubbock to the north, and San Angelo to the south. Big Spring was established as the county seat of Howard County in 1882; it is the largest community in the county.
The city took its name from the single, large spring that issued into a small gorge between the base of Scenic Mountain and a neighboring hill in the southwestern part of the city limits.
The population density was 1,428.4 people per square mile (509.8/km2). The 9,865 housing units averaged 516.2 per square mile (199.3/km2). The racial makeup of the city was 76.69% White, 5.31% African American, 0.59% Native American, 0.63% Asian, 0.02% Pacific Islander, 14.41% from other races, and 2.35% from two or more races. Hispanics or Latinos of any race were 44.64% of the population.

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 Contact Information
Contact: Jonathan Davis, Provider Services Specialist
Texas Association of Community Health Centers
5900 Southwest Parkway, #3
Austin, TX 78735
Email: jdavis@tachc.org
Phone: (512) 329-5959

 Practice Information
Number of physicians in group: 1
Practice Description :

This organization was founded in 1986 and provides health services to the people of Hockley, Dawson, Cochran, Lynn, Terry, Yoakum and Howard Counties in West Texas.   This service area has been designated as a Medically Underserved Area and/or a Health Professional Shortage Area. 

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