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The Fargo, ND VA Health Care System is currently recruiting for a full time Psychiatrist.

The pyschiatrist will cover both inpatient/outpatient depending on the needs of the Mental Health Service Line and the rotating call schedule, critical to patient care in multiple settings, by a qualified physician who would be able to cross-cover all Mental Health services, essential clinically for carrying out evaluation and treatment inpatient, outpatient, on consult service, Community Based Outpatient Clinics through Tele-Medicine, MH/PC integration team, also travel may be required.

The VA offers state-of-the-art equipment and facilities for basic and clinical research to further advance the frontiers of medicine and health care. Time is made available for VA physicians to pursue this critical aspect of their profession within an environment that promotes writing, editing, and publishing.

Enjoy an environment that supports an interdisciplinary care team approach that delivers state-of-the-art medicine using some of the most advanced medical techniques and technologies in the Nation. Enjoy a superb quality of life. VA ensures and encourages a healthy work/life balance. VA does so through predictable scheduling, reduced paperwork, the elimination of billing hassles, and lifting the burden of liability coverage. Our physicians do so by using their generous vacation/personal leave.

Travel: Not Required

Benefits:
VA physicians enjoy an excellent benefits package. With predictable work hours and conditions, VA physicians are able to take time for themselves and their families...quality of life is important.
Generous salary and annual performance bonus
Excellent Health Insurance that can be carried into retirement
26 day of paid annual leave
13 days of paid sick leave
10 paid federal holidays
Student loan repayment Program
Recruitment and Relocation incentives may be authorized
3 Tier Retirement System (the Federal Employees Retirement System is a three-tier retirement plan composed of Social Security benefits, FERS basic benefits, and the Thrift Savings Plan (TSP).

Please contact Josh Layfield at Joshua.layfield@va.gov or 701 232-3241 ext: 9-2353

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The Veterans Health Administration (VHA), under the Department of Veterans Affairs, serves the needs of America's Veterans by providing primary care, specialized care, and related medical and social support services. To accomplish this mission, VHA strives to be a comprehensive, integrated health care system that provides excellence in health care value, excellence in service as defined by its customers, and excellence in education and research. Join VA -The Best Care-The Best Careers.

Careers in virtually all specialties, with opportunities to be involved in research and academics and remember - with one unrestricted license, you can practice anywhere! Great benefits and leadership programs to boot!