Opportunity: Pediatrician - San Juan
 Opportunity Details
Opportunity Type: Permanent - Full Time
Specialty: Pediatric, General
Location: San Juan, TX, USA
Region: Rural
Job Position Code: 251120  
Openings: 1
Last Updated: 3/24/2022 4:15:57 PM  
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 Offer Details
Income Details:

Salary negotiable, based on experience.

Incentive Pay: Productivity incentive available
Student Loan Forgiveness:

NHSC

Relocation Paid: Up to 7,500 if from out of state; up to 5,000 w/in Texas
Vacation: 20-35 depending on years/11 holidays/birthday holiday/floating holiday. Vacation given up from after 3 months
CME: 2750 allowance/5 days
Call Coverage: 4/1 schedule
Other Benefits:

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

  • Health, life, dental and optical insurance available
     
  • 20-35 depending on years/11 holidays/birthday holiday/floating holiday.  Vacation given up from after 3 months, sick leave accrued. 
     
  • $2,750 reimbursed annually, plus 5 days for CME
     
  • FTCA malpractice insurance
     
  • Retirement plan available

 Job Description

In San Juan, TX: Texas Association of Community Health Centers is seeking a full-time School Based Pediatrician to provide diagnostic/treatment to patients.

Overview:

  • Provide preventative and primary medical care for patients at a School Based location
  • Treat patients from a diversity of social and ethnic backgrounds
  • Work creatively as a member of a health oriented team composed of health professions from a variety of disciplines for the healing and betterment of the center's patients
  • Physician will supervise midlevel providers as appropriate and participate in organizational performance improvement program
  • EHR: MicroMD
  • 4/1 on call schedule 

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

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 Job Requirements

Qualifications: 

  • Graduation from an accredited medical school and completion of residency program 
  • BLS and CPR certifications 
  • Board certified or Board eligible (with intent to certify) in Pediatrics
  • 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

     

Bilingual (English-Spanish) preferred

Will accept new graduates 

Come make a difference in San Juan!
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Community Overview
San Juan is part of the McAllen metropolitan area, which encompasses the cities of McAllen, San Juan, Pharr, and Edinburg. McAllen is the twentieth most populous city in Texas as well as largest city in Hidalgo County. Today the area is one of the fastest growing in the United States.

Recreation: Just an hour and fifteen minutes' drive east is beautiful Port Isabel, Texas, which has miles of beautiful beach for you to enjoy. Nearby Mission, TX is home to North American Butterfly Association (NABA) International Butterfly Park. Also close by is the Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park, a lush preserve along the banks of the Rio Grande with over six hundred acres set aside to preserve native flora and fauna.

The average high in the McAllen/San Juan/Edinburg area in January is 70 F and the average low is 50 F. The average high is 96 F and the average low is 76 F in August. The warm season is extremely long and winters here are very mild.

McAllen-Miller International Airport is the Rio Grande Valley's busiest airport and is served by American Airlines with non-stop service to Dallas/Ft. Worth, United with non-stop service to Houston and Allegiant Airlines with non-stop flights to Las Vegas and Orlando-Sanford.
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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
Year Established: 1971
Number of physicians in group: 6 multi specialty physicians
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.