Pediatrician to join an established group in this beautiful Texas Community

Physician: Pediatric: General
Market: Metropolitan 1 (50,000 to 250,000)
Job ID:7849
Verified Date:08/10/2020
Loan Repayment:Yes
Sign on Bonus:Yes
Practice Type: Employed
Accept J1 Visa:No
Accept H1b Visa:No
Permanent: Full time Pediatric: General

What you need to know:

Practice Details

  • Seeking a BC/BE Pediatrician to join an established group in the community:
  • Must be comfortable handling full breadth of pediatrics
  • Neonatologist covers NICU
  • 4 partners in the group and 1 PA. 3 other call partners from other groups
  • Office located on the hospital campus
  • Anticipated weekend call of 1:7, one weekday call every other week
  • Level III-A Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, an accredited heart and vascular program, and an Orthopedic and Total Joint Center.

 

Compensation Details

  • Salary based on MGMA guidelines
  • Commencement bonus
  • Relocation and CME expenses
  • Medical Education Loan Repayment Assistance
  • Remember, Texas is a TORT REFORM state with NO PERSONAL INCOME TAX!

Community Details

  • This scenic community is surrounded by 3 lakes and rivers flowing through the city, it has an average morning humidity of 79%, but that drops to a comfortable average of 44% in the afternoons for a pleasant climate. The Snow is not common but will occur once or twice each year.
  • The average annual temperature is 64.5 degrees, with average highs of 77.1, and lows of 51.8. This community receives an average of 251 days of sunshine each year, and the average rainfall is 20.91 inches. 

 

Recruiter Insights

Compensation.  The starting salary is $25,000 To $50,000 more compared to Similar Starting Salaries in San Antonio and Lubbock.  Coupled with the cost of living of 25% lower than these metropolitan areas, you will be the physician with more income to pay down student loans, build your dream home, enjoy the quality of life and early retirement a career well executed deserves.

The Housing Market.  Estimates on the home market value for this community projects  home values for San Angelo have possibilities to increase a 3.1% within the next year. The median list price per square footage in San Angelo is $102, which is lower than the Metro area.  Listing pricing for homes with 5 bed 3 bath 2 story home with office and an in-ground pool located in a central location are also possible to find for 259,900. 

The Community.  San Angelo is located along the Concho River in Texas. It's known for its 1860s U.S. army post, the Fort Concho National Historic Landmark. The Concho River Walk is a long, green corridor with walking trails, gardens and parks, such as The Bosque and Kids' Kingdom. The Downtown Concho Avenue is lined with historic and restored 19th- and 20th-century period buildings

Employer.  A 171-bed facility, JCAHO-accredited, acute care medical center located in San Angelo, Texas. It is the oldest operated medical facility in the Concho Valley Community. The services provided by this organization include Adult and Neonatal Intensive Care Services, Full Service Health Club/Wellness Program, Neurology and Neurosurgery Services, Senior Services Program, Women's and Children's Services, Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery Services, Level III Trauma Emergency Department, Orthopedic Surgery and Rehabilitation Services, Sports Medicine Programs, Wound Care and Hyperbaric Services, and Safe Kids Childhood Injury Prevention Program. 

Community Profile What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 213 Miles: San Antonio, TX (SAT / KSAT) San Antonio International Airport
  • 214 Miles: Austin, TX (AUS/KAUS) Austin- Bergstrom International Airport
  • 251 Miles: Dallas, TX (DFW/KDFW) Dallas/ Fort Worth International Airport

Closest Major City:

  • 168 miles to Lubbock, TX
  • 179 miles to Austin, TX
  • 182 miles to San Antonio, TX
  • 203 Miles to Fort Worth, TX

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 10 Miles: San Angelo, TX (SJT/KSJT) San Angelo Regional Airport
  • 94 Miles: Abilene, TX (ABI / KABI) Abilene Regional Airport
  • 124 Miles: Midland, TX (MAF/ KMAF) Midland 'international Airport

Local Airport

  • 33 Miles: Ballinger, TX (E30) Bruce Field

Cost of Living:

  • State Cost of Living Index-90.4 
  • Cost of living index in San Angelo-85.0 
  • Mean Housing Cost -$121,400

Colleges and Universities:

  • Angelo State University  (Full-time enrollment: 6,019; Public)
  • American Commercial College-San Angelo  (FT enrollment: 135)
  • Texas College of Cosmetology-San Angelo  (FT enrollment: 114)

 

Demographics:

  • White  Alone (50.6%)
  • Hispanic (41.9%)
  • Black Alone (4.9%)
  • Two Races (1.4%)
  • Asian alone (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.2%)
  • Other Race Alone (0.08%)

Taxes:

  • Texas has no state income tax
  • Sales State Tax Rate- 6.25%
  • City Sales State Tax Rate- 1.50%
  • County Sales Tax Rate -0.50%
  • Property Tax Rate- 1.81%

Major Industry:

  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)

 

Recreation:

  • Lakeview Park -The Lake View neighborhood includes Foster Coliseum and the San Angelo Fairgrounds. The Coliseum contains an indoor arena with a seating capacity of approximately 6,500 people. The Coliseum is a renowned venue for rodeo events.
  • Kids Kingdom Picnic Shelter- Recreational Activities are available for children.  

Lakes and reservoirs: Lake Nasworthy, Lone Wolf Reservoir, Johnson Reservoir, Metcalfe Lake, Bell Street Reservoir, Ben Ficklin Reservoir 

Rivers: South Concho River, North Concho River, Middle Concho River. 

 

 

Arts & Culture:

  •  San Angelo provides a high level of cultural events and activities: San Angelo Civic Theater- The Annual performances include comedy, musicals, and drama. 
  • The Angelo State University- provides excellent sources for both stage and dinner theater performances.
  • The San Angelo Symphony- This symphony performs 8 times during the year and is headquartered in the restored City Auditorium.
  • The Cultural Affairs Council offers many attractive and exciting entertainment options, such as the Cactus Jazz & Blues Festival and the Texas Wine & Food Festival.

 

Sports for the Spectator:

  • General Admission at Foster Field 1st Credit Union Stadium in Angelo State University (ASU) for Baseball, Softball, Volleyball and Soccer.
  • The Foster Communications Coliseum offers the best rodeos. San Angelo prides itself on offering a quality event from contestants, to stock and to production. 

Sports for the Participant:

  • Texas Bank Sports Complex- This complex includes facilities to play softball, baseball, flag football, kickball, sand volleyball sports and a community park with scenic river views. It provides local athletes with a place to play sports. This complex offers adult athletics and youth athletics.
  • The Bosque is an area open to the public on a daily basis. In this facility family members can enjoy a variety of sports as well. The game court area is located along the Concho River. In this facility you can bring your own equipment (washers, volleyballs, bocce balls, putt-putt) to use at The Bosque.The Bosque includes washer-pitching pits, oversized chess, putt-putt golf, paddleboats, sand volleyball, bocce ball and concessions. 

Shopping:

  • The community has 10 shopping centers.
  • Nine are shopping centers with outside entrances and one is a fully enclosed mall.
  • The Sunset Mall has 60-65 individual businesses and is anchored by Beall's, Dillards, JCPenney, and Sears. 

Top Five things to do:

  • Visit the Fort Concho at San Angelo. 
  • San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts
  • San Angelo Nature Center
  • Miss Hattie's Bordello Museum
  • San Angelo State Park