OBGYN- Group Opportunity Near the Texas Hill Country

Physician: Obstetrics & Gynecology
Market: Non-Metropolitan (Less than 50,000)
Job ID:9830
Verified Date:09/14/2021
Loan Repayment:No Response
Sign on Bonus:No Response
Practice Type: Employed
Accept J1 Visa:No Response
Accept H1b Visa:No Response
Permanent: Full time Obstetrics & Gynecology

What you need to know:

Practice Details

  • Join our developed practice with strong patient volume
  • Pediatric Hospitalist covers newborn services
  • Call rotation 1:4
  • Board Certified/Eligible
  • Excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills

Compensation Details

  • Strong Starting Salary with wRVU Bonus Incentives
  • Competitive Benefit package including/ Health/Dental/vision/Paid CME/401 K/Malpractice Insurance

Community Details

  • Located in Central Texas 60 miles north of Austin in the 5th fastest growing Texas MSA
  • 2 large Recreational Lakes
  • Housing, Cost of Living and Crime Rate substantially lower than the national average
  • Large amount of outdoor recreation activities including boating, water skiing, fishing, hiking, biking, hunting and having a great time in general.
  • Top Rated Public Schools
  • Close to multiple Universities and Colleges including University of Texas, University of Texas A&M, Baylor University, Univerity of Mary-Hardin Baylor, Central Texas College, Temple College.

Recruiter Insights

Compensation. The Starting Salary Is $40,000 To $60,000 More Compared To Starting Salaries In Austin, TX. Coupled With A Cost Of Living Of 20% Lower Than The Aforementioned Metropolitan Areas, Provides Significant Purchasing Power To Build Their Dream Home, Payoff School Loans And Retire Early.

The Housing Market. This $279,000 5 bd 3 ba 2,620 sqft home has Ceiling Fan(s), Double Vanity, Game Room, Garden Tub/Roman Tub, Tub Shower, Walk-In Closet(s), Breakfast Bar, Granite Counters, Pantry.

The Community. Harker Heights is a town in Texas. Harker Heights is in Bell County and is one of the best places to live in Texas. Living in Harker Heights offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Harker Heights there are a lot of parks

The Employer. We invest in quality health care. In people, technology, facilities and communities, we makes considerable investments – producing high quality care and extraordinary results.

Community Profile What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 83 miles: Austin, TX (AUS / KAUS) Austin-Bergstrom International Airport
  • 145 miles: San Antonio, TX (SAT / KSAT) San Antonio International Airport
  • 165 miles: Dallas, TX (DFW / KDFW) Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
  • 189 miles: Houston, TX (IAH / KIAH) George Bush Intercontinental Airport

Closest Major City:

  • 57 miles to Austin, TX
  • 117 miles to Fort Worth, TX
  • 119 miles to Arlington, TX
  • 125 miles to San Antonio, TX
  • 128 miles to Dallas, TX
  • 140 miles to Garland, TX
  • 145 miles to Plano, TX
  • 163 miles to Houston, TX

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 24 miles: Killeen, TX (GRK / KGRK) Killeen-Fort Hood Regional Airport
  • 64 miles: Waco, TX (ACT / KACT) Waco Regional Airport
  • 83 miles: Austin, TX (AUS / KAUS) Austin-Bergstrom International Airport

Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost -  $198,215
  • City Cost of Living Index - 84.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
  • State Cost of Living Index - 93.9

Colleges and Universities:

  • Central Texas College (about 10 miles)
  • University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (about 12 miles)
  • Temple College (about 19 miles)
  • Baylor University (about 46 miles)

Demographics:

  • White alone 45.5%
  • Hispanic 23.1%
  • Black alone 20.8%
  • Asian 4.9%
  • Two or more 4.6%
  • Native Hawaiian .6%
  • American Indian alone .3%
  • Other race alone .02%

Taxes:

  • State Income Tax Rate- 0%
  • State Sales Tax Rate- 6.25%
  • Property Tax Rate - 1.81%
  • City Sales Tax Rate-  1.5%
  • County Tax Rate- .5%

Major Industry:

  • Educational services (13.6%)
  • Health care (11.3%)
  • Public administration (9.2%)
  • Construction (7.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.8%)

Recreation:

  • The Recreation Center is 11,200 sq ft of programming space that includes an 8,720 sq ft gymnasium, and three mutli-purpose rooms (two of which is separated with a divider
  • Dana Peak Park provides a wide variety of recreation opportunities, including boat ramps, restrooms, pavilion area, picnic and grilling stations, beach area, hiking and biking trails, tent camping and RV spots

Arts & Culture:

  • Killeen’s Vive Les Arts Theatre is known for the high-quality of its productions and its very busy schedule. Performed each season are: five main-stage shows (three musicals and two plays), an annual fundraising concert, and two ballets, along with various Children’s Theatre productions. 
  • 1st Cavalry Museum mission is to collect, preserve, interpret, exhibit and educate military personnel and the general public on the history of the 1st Cavalry Division and its subordinate units

Sports for the Spectator:

  • About a 57 mile drive to watch major league soccer in Austin. 
  • About a 128 mile drive to watch any of Dallas's Professional Sports Teams- Cowboys, Mavericks, Stars, etc.

Sports for the Participant:

  • Adult sports are available whether you are looking for exercise or just to have a good time with friends. Individuals will register and pay as teams
  • Several gyms located through out- Orangetheory, Anytime Fitness, Fieldhouse gyms, etc.
  • Several youth sports available

Shopping:

  • Killeen Mall is a regional shopping center with more than 90 stores including JCPenney, Dillard’s, and Burlington Coat Factory. We feature national tenants including Torrid, Zales Jewelers, H&M, American Eagle Outfitters, Hot Topic, Buckle, Victoria’s Secret, Pink, PacSun, Bath & Body Works, White Barn Candle, Foot Locker, Kay Jewelers, Journeys Kidz, and Zumiez!
  • The Shoppes on Main in Salado is one of the 'best spots to shop' in Central Texas.

Top Five things to do:

  1. Dana Peak Park
  2. Boulders Sports Climbing Center
  3. Ecoblu Spa and Salon
  4. Texas Skateland
  5. Sports City Grill