Opportunity: Dentist - Crystal City
 Opportunity Details
Opportunity Type: Permanent - Full Time
Specialty: Dentistry
Location: Crystal City, TX, USA
Region: 88 , Rural
Job Position Code: 249938  
Practice Environment Outpatient
Openings: 1
Last Updated: 9/1/2021 1:35:45 PM  
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 Offer Details
Income Details:

Negotiable based on experience

Incentive Pay: Productivity incentive payments as per as per policy.
Student Loan Forgiveness:

NHSC

Vacation: 8 Holidays and 4 Annual Leave Days
CME: 5 days per FY, with $2,000.00 for training with those 5 days.
Other Benefits:

Benefits:

  • 5 days & $2,000 annually for CME
  • 8 Holidays and 4 Annual Leave Days
  • Insurance available 
  • FTCA Malpractice insurance

 Job Description

In Crystal City, TX: Texas Association of Community Health Centers is seeking a full-time Dentist to deliver quality dental care to patients of the Center. Looking for a candidate who is diligent, team-oriented works well with patients, able to maintain a professional attitude and is consistently motivated to succeed.

Job Overview:

  • Function as a member of the multi-disciplinary health care team within the scope of his or her dental practice
  • Examine, diagnose, treat and/or refer patients assigned to dentist's panel, on an in-patient and out-patient basis (as per individual employment agreements)
  • Reviews all lab and x-ray reports for patients under his/her care
  • EHR: Dentrix 

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

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 Job Requirements

Qualifications:

  • D.D.S. or  D.M.D. degree
  • Current Texas dental license
  • Current DPS & DEA registrations
Will Accept New Graduates!
Bilingual in Spanish and English Preferred But Not Required!
Come make a difference in Crystal City!
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Community Overview

Crystal City, TX was originally settled by farmers and ranchers and to this day remains an agricultural center for the region. The city has a population of approximately 11,677. Ours is a small community but we are located within easy reach of metropolitan entertainments. San Antonio, the seventh largest city in the United States, is just 2 hours easy drive northeast –perfect for a day trip or a weekend of big city fun.

Uvalde is 39 miles to the north, and hosts the majority of the area’s local entertainment venues, retail stores and a golf course.  Laredo is 90 miles to the south, and Eagle Pass is 44 miles to the west.  The beautiful beaches of Corpus Christi and Padre Island are also just a short 2 hour drive away, as is Camp Wood, “one of the 15 most scenic spots in Texas” according to Texas Highways magazine.  Carrizo Springs Municipal Golf Course is only 10 miles away.

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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 Dentist 4 Mid-levels 1 MD
Philosophy of the group:

" To provide accessible, affordable, quality comprehensive healthcare services to meet the needs of Zavala County & continuous rural areas"

Respect for others. We see the value of all people, and express this through respectful attention to their unique strengths and challenges.

Empowerment. Provides opportunities for employees to develop new professional skills, expertise, and perspectives.

Servant Leadership. We exist to serve our community's healthcare needs to the best of our ability, seeing beyond our own needs to meet theirs.

Patient-Centered Focused. Recognizing our patients need for accessible healthcare, while addressing patients rights, privacy, confidentiality, and satisfaction.

Equity. We improve the health of the entire community by working toward a fair and just distribution of the social resources and social opportunities needed to achieve well-being.

Continuous Improvement. We are committed to learning through the experience and insight of others through the use of collaborative efforts, teamwork and professional individual growth.

Team work. It is through collaborative efforts that we align personal work and team activities to optimize patient services.

Practice Description :

Our health center has served Zavala County since 1972. This service area has been designated as a Medically Underserved area and as a Health Professions shortage area. The clinic provides services that include primary medical care, specialty referral, counseling, health education, WIC, and transportation assistance. Our health center is dedicated to meeting the medical and dental needs of our community, providing affordable, professional healthcare with a compassionate touch.  VSHSI has two (2) school-based clinics; Crystal City Independent School District (Crystal City, TX) and La Pryor Independent School District (La Pryor, TX)

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.