NEW Gastroenterology Opportunity in Brownwood, TX

Physician:
Gastroenterology
Market:
Metropolitan 1 (50,000 to 250,000)

Job Overview

Job Id 8711
Verified Date 08/10/2020
Loan Repayment No Response
Sign on Bonus No Response
Practice Type Employed
Accept J1 Visa Yes
Accept H1B Visa No
Permanent: Full time

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What you need to know

Practice Details

  • Seeking a BC/BE Gastroenterologist to join the community.
  • Will perform all general Gastroenterology procedures
  • 10 days per month ED call coverage
  • Office space available and located with-in 400 yards of the hospital.
  • Office has 4 exam rooms, 2 front staff, 1 LVN and 1 Mid-level.
  • Practice experience preferred, will consider graduating residents

 

 

Compensation Details

  • Student loan repayment (if applicable)
  • Commencement bonus
  • Relocation assistance
  • CME, marketing and more!

Community Details

  • This community is centrally located in the State of Texas and it provides easy access to all markets across the State, as well as East and West coasts, the industrial Midwest and Northeast and Mexico.
  • Located approximately around 135 miles Northwest of Austin, 120 miles southwest of Fort Worth, 75 miles southeast of Abilene and 95 miles east of San Angelo for a very convenient location with access to major cities.

Recruiter Insights

Compensation  The Starting Salary is $50,000 to $75,000 more compared to starting Gastroenterology salaries in Fort Worth/ Austin. 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   A great opportunity for homeownership with a 4 beds and 4 baths, 3498 sqft, 3 car garage, for a 2011 recently built home property with lake views just for 495K. 

The Community   The Brownwood community is located south of the center of Brown County, west of the Pecan Bayou. The Pecan Bayou is a major tributary of the Colorado River due to the damming of the area to form Lake Brownwood, it runs northwest to southeast and serves as a boundary between the cities of Brownwood. 

The Employer   This a 188 bed acute care facility that has provided competent and compassionate care to the Central Texas area since 1969. This Employer's commitment to progress in diagnosis and treatment is combined with a dedicated medical care team that is their key to success.

Services include inpatient care, a level four emergency care department, womens center/obstetric unit, sleep lab center, heart center/interventional cardiology (cardiac cath lab) cardiac rehab, Walker Cancer Center radiation/medical oncology/hematology, surgical services, gastroenterology lab, outpatient surgery services and a hospitalist program. 

Community Profile

What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 152 miles: Austin, TX (AUS / KAUS) Austin-Bergstrom International Airport
  • 177 miles: Dallas, TX (DFW/ KDFW) Dallas/ Fort Worth International Airport
  • 185 miles: San Antonio, TX (SAT /KSAT) San Antonio International Airport

 

Closest Major City:

  • 121 miles to Fort Worth, TX
  • 124 miles to Austin, TX
  • 131 miles to Arlington, TX
  • 149 miles to Dallas, TX

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 121 miles to Fort Worth, TX
  • 124 miles to Austin, TX
  • 131 miles to Arlington, TX
  • 149 miles to Dallas, TX

Cost of Living:

  • Mean housing Cost- $81,100
  • Cost of living index in Brownwood: 85 
  • State Cost of Living- 91

Colleges and Universities:

  • Howard Payne University
  • Cisco College 
  • Tarleton State University
  • Abilene Christian University
  • Central Texas College 

 

Demographics:

  • 62.9% White alone
  • 27. 5 Hispanic
  • 6.6% Black alone
  • 1.1%Two or more races
  • 0.9%Asian alone
  • 0.1%American Indian alone

 

Taxes:

  • State Income Tax Rate - 0 %
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 6.25%
  • City Sales Tax Rate - 0.74%
  • County Sales Tax Rate - 0.4943
  • Property Tax Rate State- 1.81%

Major Industry:

  • Manufacturing (28%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Public administration (5%)

 

Recreation:

  • Visit the Camp Bowie Gym Center available for basketball and volleyball
  • Enjoy the following facilities at the Kiwanis Park: a playground, 1 basketball court, 1 backstop, 2 soccer goals and 1 picnic pavilion and shelter.
  • The Riverside Park- This park has a large Playground Area, a Sand Volleyball Court, a Boat Ramp, a Nature Trail, Picnic Tables, BBQ Pits, Restroom Facilities and a Large Pavilion that will seat 240 with a 720 square inch open grill, new restrooms and RV Hookups. 

Arts & Culture:

  • Brownwood Lyric Theater- this theatre provides cultural entertainment while offering opportunities for local involvement in the arts.
  • Brownwood County Museum of History- this museum provides an opportunity to learn about cultural heritage through the arts and exhibits   
  • The Brownwood Art Association holds a variety of events such as monthly demonstrations by artists, art classes open to everyone, private painting parties and opening exhibits

Sports for the Spectator:

  • Visit the Brownwood High School, the home of the Lions to enjoy a variety of all year around sports such as: football, basketball, soccer, baseball, cross country, tennis and golf.
  • Spectators and fans of college sports visit the Howard Payne University. The home of the Yellow Jackets and enjoy women's sports and men's sports throughout the year. The football games  are held at the Gordon Wood Stadium. The basketball games are held at the Brownwood Coliseum.

Sports for the Participant:

  • Visit the 19 Parks totaling 317 acres including 105 picnic sites, 15 restroom facilities, 11 playgrounds, 8 basketball courts, and much more.Two Municipal Swimming Pools, 12 field Massey Sports Complex with baseball & Softball, and a 22 field Soccer Complex.
  • Enjoy the hike trails, boat ramps, fishing, pavilions, nature trail, RV areas, Tennis Courts, Volleyball Courts

Shopping:

  • Heartland Mall
  • Hamilton's Clothing
  • Ricochet Oldies & Antiques 

Top Five things to do:

  1. The Brown County Museum of History
  2. The Gordon wood hall of champions
  3. The Lehnis railroad museum
  4. Cecil Holman Park
  5. The Brownwood Harvey House

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Facility Location

City : Brownwood, Texas,
Population : 38,271
MSA Population : 19,153
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Contact Information

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