Family Medicine Job in Athens, TX
Family Medicine
Athens, TX
Outpatient Family Medicine Physician Needed in One Hour from Dallas Ardent Health Services Athens, TX 75751 Accepts J1 Visas: No Accepts H1B Visas: No Loan Assistance: Not Specified Practice Type: Not Specified Academic Opportunity: No Telemedicine Opportunity: UT Health East Texas seeksa family medicine physician to join a busy outpatient clinic inCanton, TX. Our comprehensive program provides collaborative,multi-disciplinary care and access to cutting edge technologies. We arealso experiencing a period of unprecedented growth and developmentcoupled with institutional expansion throughout east Texas. Candidatesmust be eligible for licensure in Texas and board certified or boardeligible. Competitive income with attractive benefits package Excellent physician schedule and lifestyle Friendly work environment with established physicians Advanced diagnostics and technology on site TheUT Health East Texas system is comprised of 10 hospitals, more than 50physician clinics, over 300 employed providers, 13 regionalrehabilitation facilities, two freestanding emergency centers, regionalhome health services covering 41 counties, an EMS fleet of more than 45ambulances and four helicopters, and a comprehensive seven-trauma centercare network, including a Level 1 trauma center. As a partner with theUniversity of Texas System, UT Health East Texas is uniquely positionedto provide east Texas patients with access to leading-edge research andclinical therapies while training and educating the next generation ofphysicians and other health professionals. Graduate Medical Educationis an integral component at UT Health East Texas and includes accreditedresidency programs in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, OccupationalMedicine, and Psychiatry. An Internal Medicine and General Surgeryresidency took their first classes summer 2020, with more programs slated to open in 2021. The University of Texas has also announced it's intention to launch a medical school in Tyler in 3 to 4 years. UTHealth East Texas offers the opportunity to build a career with athriving health system. Continued investment in facilities and services,as well as strong physician leadership, make UT Health East Texas anideal fit for physicians at all stages of their careers. East Texasoffers a family friendly lifestyle as well as easy access to major metroareas. THINGS TO DO IN EAST TEXAS Fromoutdoor activities like camping, hiking, mountain biking and a varietyof water activities on several area lakes, to concerts, museums and finedining, Tyler and the surrounding East Texas communities offersomething for everyone. Enjoy cultural amenities ranging from the TylerMuseum of Art, East Texas Symphony Orchestra and the Tyler Rose Garden& Museum to family friendly activities such as the Caldwell Zoo, theDiscovery Science Place and the Center for Earth & Space ScienceEducation. EAST TEXAS CLIMATE Oneof the most attractive features of the Tyler area is the climate. There are four distinct seasons, yet temperatures remain comfortable formost of the year and residents enjoy an average of 245 sunny daysannually. Because of the consistently mild temperatures and abundantrainfall, averaging 43 inches a year, the Tyler area is known as agardener’s paradise and the city of Tyler prides itself as the RoseCapital of the World. While rose season is in the fall, spring offers anabundance of other blooms, which are showcased through the Azalea &Spring Flower Trail.

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