Progressive Hospital/Clinic Practice in Beautiful Ozark Hills

Family Medicine
Non-Metropolitan (Less than 50,000)

Job Overview

Job Id 5510
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


What you need to know

Practice Details

  • Imagine joining a progressive hospital/clinic with a traditional family practice in an busy, established practice. 
  • Opportunity to practice medicine without the hassles of managing a busy clinic practice. 
  • Includes four emergency room physicians, six family practice physicians (two do OB), two internists,two general surgeons and four mid-level providers. 
  • Two full-time CRNAs covering surgery and OB pain management.


Compensation Details

  • Guaranteed salary with a lucrative bonus structure
  • Sign-on bonus
  • 1/7 medicine call
  • Moving allowance
  • Student-loan repayment
  • Full-time employment benefits
  • Five weeks of paid time off, six paid holidays, CME allowance and medical malpractice insurance coverage.

Community Details

  • Houston is located in Texas County which is in the Ozark Heritage Region of southwestern Missouri.
  • Houston is 85 miles east of Springfield, 50 miles south of Rolla, and 35 miles southeast of Fort Leonard Wood. 
  •  A unique community, Houston and surrounding areas are equipped with the financial capabilities to help new businesses grow and stable businesses grow stronger.

Recruiter Insights

Compensation   The Starting Salary Is $25,000 To $50,000 More Compared To Starting Family Medicine Salaries In Saint Louis, MO. 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   6 beds 4 baths 2,791 sqft  Contemporary 2-story 4-6 bedroom/4 bathroom home located in quiet neighborhood. Home feature open-concept living/dining/kitchen with custom built island, oak cabinets and beautiful hardwood floors. Fully fenced backyard with beautiful shade trees, paved drive way.  This home can be yours for $229,900.

The Community   Houston is located approximately 32 miles southeast of Fort Leonard Wood, 150 miles southwest of St. Louis and 80 miles northeast of Springfield.

The Employer   is a not-for-profit, primary care facility located in Houston, MO.  The Hospital is a progressive hospital with an in-house MRI, PACS, EMS, centralized fetal monitoring and a full primary care service line that includes general surgery, obstetrics, physical therapy, home health, hospice and much more.

Community Profile

What is nice to know.

Closest International Airports:

  • 157 miles: Saint Louis, MO (STL / KSTL) Lambert-St. Louis International Airport
  • 236 miles: Memphis, TN (MEM / KMEM) Memphis International Airport
  • 288 miles: Kansas City, MO (MCI / KMCI) Kansas City International Airport


Closest Major City:

  • 132 miles to Saint Louis, MO
  • 183 miles to Memphis, TN
  • 189 miles to Kansas City, MO
  • 236 miles to Tulsa, OK
  • 349 miles to Omaha, NE

Closest Domestic Airport:

  • 132 miles to Saint Louis, MO
  • 183 miles to Memphis, TN
  • 189 miles to Kansas City, MO
  • 236 miles to Tulsa, OK
  • 349 miles to Omaha, NE

Cost of Living:

  • Mean Housing Cost - $196,161
  • City Cost of Living Index - 78.4 (low, U.S. average is 100)
  • State Cost of Living Index - 89.9

Colleges and Universities:

  • Texas County Technical College (Full-time enrollment: 231)
  • Missouri University of Science and Technology (about 45 miles; Rolla, MO; Full-time enrollment: 6,486)
  • Evangel University (about 73 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 2,036)
  • Missouri State University-Springfield (about 74 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 16,660)
  • Ozarks Technical Community College (about 74 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 10,356)
  • Drury University (about 74 miles; Springfield, MO; FT enrollment: 3,902)



  • White alone 95.5%
  • Two or more races 1.9%
  • Hispanic 1.2%
  • American Indian alone 0.6%
  • Asian alone 0.4%
  • Black alone 0.2%


  • State Income Tax Rate - 3.75%
  • State Sales Tax Rate - 4.23%
  • County Tax Rate - 3.58%
  • Property Tax Rate - 0.91%

Major Industry:

  • Public administration (27%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)


  • Little League Park, Chamber Field and Carter Field
  • West Side Park
  • Emmett Kelly Park


Arts & Culture:

  • Lynch-Tweed House
  • Texas County Museum of Art
  • The Bible Museum
  • Jurassic Quest
  • Houston Museum of Natural Science


Sports for the Spectator:

  • St. Louis Cardinals baseball
  • St. Louis Blues ice hockey
  • St. Louis Stampede football

Sports for the Participant:

  • Adults Sports & Recreation
  • Archery
  • YMCA of Greater Houston
  • Youth Sports - Basketball · Cheerleading · Flag Football · Soccer


  • Little House Gifts & More
  • Crowleys Homeworks
  • Walmart Supercenter
  • Grand Hyper shopping mall

Top Five things to do:

  1. Piney River Narrows State Natural Area
  2. Lynch-Tweed House
  3. Horseshoe Bend Natural Area
  4. Baptist Camp Access
  5. Mark Twain National Forest


Facility Location

City : Houston, Missouri,
Population : 2,807,338
MSA Population : 2,078
Community Profile

Contact Information

Todd skertich
Managing Partner
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