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[Health Care Team Active Preventive Medicine Officer 60C]

Position information:
Preventive Medicine Officer
U.S. Army Medical Corps

PRACTICE YOUR PASSION.

Leverage your expertise to improve the health of our Soldiers and their families. As a preventive medicine officer on the U.S. Army Health Care Team, youll plan, coordinate and direct a program to maintain health, improve physical fitness and prevent disease and injury. With the support of our collaborative health care professionals, you can build your career without concerns about overhead costs and malpractice insurance premiums.

Benefits include:
Paid continuing education
30 days of paid vacation earned annually
Non-contributory retirement benefits with 20 years of qualifying service
No-cost or low-cost medical and dental care for you and your family
Commissary and post exchange shopping privileges
Flexible, portable retirement savings and investment plan similar to a 401(k)
Privileges that come with being an officer in the U.S. Army
Training to become a leader in your field

Requirements include:
Doctor of medicine or doctor of osteopathy degree from an accredited U.S. school of medicine or osteopathy; foreign graduates may apply if they have a permanent certificate from the Educational Council of Foreign Medical Graduates
Current license to practice medicine in the United States, District of Columbia or Puerto Rico
Eligibility for board certification
Completion of at least one year of an approved Graduate Medical Education (GME) internship
Completion of a training program in preventive medicine
Between 21 and 42 years of age (health care professionals ages 43 to 60 are now eligible for a two-year service contract under the OAPP program)
U.S. citizenship

To learn more, call (509)484-6471 or visit
Spokane Medical Recruiting Center
111 W. North River Drive, STE 202
Spokane, WA 99202
Email: usarmy.knox.usarec.list.9e3k@mail.mil
http://www.goarmy.com/amedd.html
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