Job ID: 289198026
Last Updated: 5/3/2018
Southern Oregon Primary Care Opportunities
White City VAMC
National Healthcare Recruitment
The VA Southern Oregon Rehabilitation Center & Clinics (SORCC) is recruiting for Primary Care Physicians
*The opportunity is to practice as a primary care physician in the outpatient clinic at White City, OR. The candidate must be board eligible or board certified in Internal Medicine or Family Practice. The tour of duty will be from 8:00am to 4:30pm, Monday through Friday at some sites, and other sites have a compressed schedule with some Saturday hours and extended weekday hours. The duties will consist entirely of delivering care in an outpatient clinic.
We have a model of practice that is futuristic! We practice the PACT model of care, otherwise known as the Patient Centered Medical Home. Each primary care team consists of a provider, one RN, one LPN, and one clerical associate. Panel size is approximately 1200 patients. Each PACT team has additional assistance from dedicated pharmacy, social work, and mental health care staff.
We have state of the art equipment! We have a paperless record system and an advanced electronic health record. Tele-health technology is utilized to support the patients access to care.
Recruitment/Relocation Incentive may be available for highly qualified candidate. Permanent Change of Station (PCS) is not authorized.
Visit our VA SORCC Internet website: http://www.southernoregon.va.gov/
Department of Veterans Affairs, About the VA, Mission Statement, Vision and Core Values: http://www.va.gov/about_va/
Southern Oregon and Surrounding Areas
Southern Oregon, a hidden paradise in many circles, cast amongst a number of quaint, small towns set against the beautiful Pacific Northwest, the Medford and the Rogue Valley is primed to explode. Its unique climate, summers are warm and sunny with over 200 days of sunshine that this area has been called the banana belt of the Pacific Northwest. Winter brings sporadic showers and an occasional dusting of snow. On the forefront of the world wine scene the area is the wine lovers paradise.
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As a VA professional physician, your opportunities are endless. With many openings in the multiple functions of VA, you will have a wide range of opportunities at your fingertips. Not only is it the largest, most technologically advanced integrated health care system in the nation, but we also provide many other services to Veterans through the Benefits Administration and National Cemeteries.
VA physicians practice medicine more and spend less time on business tasks. 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. Better Quality of Work/Life Balance! The VA knows that the first step to providing superior patient care is self-care. The quality of work/life balance VA physicians experience simply cannot be found in private practice.
At Work... With predictable schedules, a virtually paperless work environment, and no billing hassles, our physicians have the time to thrive professionally and get closer to their patients. They enjoy long-term relationships with Veterans of all ages, most of whom will rely on VA caregivers for the rest of their lives. The burden of liability protection is also lifted from our physicians' shoulders. VA physicians do not have to purchase malpractice insurance and don't have to worry about "tail" insurance coverage if they leave VA employment.
At Life... Well-rested medical staff has a direct impact on producing positive patient outcomes. In addition to predictable schedules, VA physicians earn 26 days of paid annual (vacation/personal) leave starting their first year and may accumulate up to 86 days. VA physicians also earn 13 days of sick leave each year (unlimited accumulation) and enjoy 10 federal holidays with pay.
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. In addition to traditional "dollars and cents" benefits, we offer a range of benefits to help balance work and life. For more information please visit us at http://www4.va.gov/JOBS/Job_Benefits/benefits.asp
For more information and consideration, contact Mr. Hank Laguatan, National Healthcare Recruitment Consultant, today!
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!
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