Opportunity: Pediatric/Adolescent Psychiatrist - Longview
 Opportunity Details
Opportunity Type: Permanent - Full Time
Specialty: Psychiatry, General
Other Specialties Considered: Pediatric, General
Location: Longview, TX, USA
Region: Urban
Job Position Code: 236862  
Openings: 1
Last Updated: 5/19/2021 4:48:18 PM  
Locum Stop Date:    
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 Offer Details
Income Details:

Salary negotiable based on experience.

Signing Bonus: Negotiable
Student Loan Forgiveness:

NHSC.

Relocation Paid: Reimbursed with receipts - up to an agreed amount
Vacation: 208 hours of PTO (48 hours of sick and 160 hours of vacation annually)
CME: 5 paid days for CME with allowance of $2,250 annually
Other Benefits:

Benefits:

  • Health, life, dental, and optical insurance
  • Signing bonus & Relocation assistance available!
  • 160 hours of PTO, 10 paid holidays
  • 5 days for CME + $2,500 annually
  • FTCA malpractice coverage provided
  • Retirement plan available, 100% vested immediately

 Job Description

In Longview, TX: Texas Association of Community Health Centers is seeking an experienced Pediatric/Adolescent Psychiatrist to provide professional psychiatric expertise for the assigned programs/department as well as conducts professional psychiatric examinations and treatment for patients.

Job Overview:

  • Supervises and/or consults with other staff members regarding clinical work with patients who present psychiatric complaints and symptoms 
     
  • Consults with physician(s) regarding patient health care plans and treatments
     
  • Serves as the medical specialists in assigned programs/areas of responsibility to provide medical and psychiatric functions
     
  • Oversees and coordinates professional staff education and training in assigned programs/areas of responsibility 
     
  • Counsels patients, families and significant others about health and illness, and promotes health maintenance 


    No agencies, please. TACHC does not accept solicitations from outside recruitment agencies.


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 Job Requirements

Qualifications:

  • Medical degree in medicine from an accredited school
  • Licensed to practice in the state of Texas
  • Current DEA certification
  • Must be able to adhere to all client related policies and procedures including confidentiality
  • Requires a valid Texas Driver's License, appropriate driving record and auto liability insurance that meets the minimum required by State of Texas statute
  • Comfortable treating pediatric and adolescent patients

Come make a difference in Longview!
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Community Overview

Longview (pop. >80,000) is the county seat of Gregg County. Gregg, Rusk, and Upshur Counties comprise the Longview Metropolitan Statistical Area, the largest MSA in the eastern part of Texas. The town is located on the U.S. Interstate 20 and U.S. Highway 80 corridor that stretches 275 miles through a chain of towns between Shreveport-Bossier City (60 miles east in Louisiana) and Dallas-Fort Worth (125 miles west).

Longview is the regional shopping center for all East Texas. The diversity of shops and goods available in the community draws shoppers from throughout the Ark-La-Tex region. On the north side of town, the Longview Mall with more than 80 merchants and restaurants offers convenience under one roof. Traditional, yet progressive, downtown Longview offers boutiques, art galleries, fine furniture, and professional service businesses.

The community has many amenities including a convention center, a modern public library, the LeTourneau University Library, the Gregg County Historical Museum, the Longview Museum of Fine Art, the R.G. LeTourneau Museum, 25 movie screens, a rodeo arena, fairgrounds, pavilions, and an exhibit building. The town also has two major regional medical centers: Good Shepherd Medical Center and Longview Regional Medical Center with almost 500 beds between them. East Texas Regional Airport offers service to Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport via American Eagle. Longview is served by four school districts and is home to three institutions of higher learning.

 

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 Contact Information
Contact: Marcia Falloure, Provider Services Specialist
Texas Association of Community Health Centers
5900 Southwest Parkway
Building 3
Austin, TX 78735
Email: mfalloure@tachc.org
Phone: (512) 329-5959
Fax: (512) 329-9189

 Practice Information
Number of physicians in group: 0
Practice Description :

Our organization has worked to develop a comprehensive system of care that includes maternal health, family planning, gynecology, pediatrics, general medicine, mental health, and dental services. Additionally, we offer prevention and intervention education and counseling, and WIC programs.

If you are interested in learning more, or if you have knowledge of an individual who may be seeking an excellent practice opportunity, please contact us.