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The Oklahoma City Veterans Affairs Medical Center is seeking full-time board eligible/board certified Primary Care Physicians in Lawton, Oklahoma City, Ardmore, Stillwater, Oklahoma, and Wichita Falls, Texas.
The physician will work as a member of the disciplinary health care team, collaborating with other members of the team to provide medical care to veterans enrolled on the team. Outstanding candidates will be expected to demonstrate advance competencies and skills in assessing the physical and psychosocial status of the patients and members. Candidates will also play an active role in the multidisciplinary health care team, promote preventative measures, manage the acute and chronic conditions of his/her assigned panel of patients and patients assigned to other team members when circumstances requires.
- US Citizenship. Non-citizens may be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy.
- Degree of doctor of medicine or an equivalent degree resulting from a course of education in medicine or osteopathic medicine.
- Current, full, and unrestricted license to practice medicine or surgery in a State, Territory, or Commonwealth of the United States, or in the District of Columbia.
- Board Certified/Board Eligible in Internal Medicine or Family Practice.
OPEN PERIOD: Wednesday, November 6, 2013 to Wednesday, November 5, 2014
This is an open continuous announcement. First consideration will be given to those who apply early.
SALARY RANGE: $97,987.00 TO $195,000
Applicant's education and length of practice (experience) will be considered by a Compensation Panel in determining the salary of the applicant selected.
You may be eligible to apply for the Education Debt Reduction Program.
RECRUITMENT/RELOCATION EXPENSES: Relocation/Recruitment expenses are approved for this position.
BENEFITS: Working for the Department of Veterans Affairs offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes, in part, paid vacation, sick leave, holidays, life insurance, health benefits, thrift savings plan, and participation in the Federal Employees Retirement System. This link provides an overview of the benefits currently offered. For more information please visit us at: http://www.va.gov/JOBS/Job_Benefits/benefits.asp.
AGENCY CONTACT INFORMATION:
Nancy McClure, Recruiter