Job ID: 289417394  |  Last Updated: 1/22/2018

Primary Care opportunity in Battle Creek

Battle Creek VAMC
Battle Creek, MI
Applicant Contact
Kenneth Mitchell
(734) 222-4298
(734) 222-4340
Accepts J-1 Visas

Job Description

The Battle Creek VA Medical Center is a level three complexity hospital serving 22 counties in southwest lower Michigan. In FY 13, the Medical Center and its four Community-Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOCs) located in Wyoming, Muskegon, Benton Harbor and Lansing, MI, served over 41,000 Veterans. Battle Creek has 176 inpatient beds, which includes medicine, psychiatry and long-term care. In addition to primary care at all sites, the Medical Center offers a variety of specialty outpatient services at the main campus in Battle Creek and its largest CBOC in Wyoming, MI. Battle Creek is a progressive diverse small city with excellent schools located in proximity to several notable colleges and universities. It is also located within easy traveling distances to several large metropolitan areas including Detroit, Ann Arbor, Grand Rapids, and Chicago.

The Battle Creek VA Medical Center in Battle Creek, MI has opportunities for Family Medicine and Internal Medicine providers to provide care for out Residential Rehab Mental Health and Inpatient Psychiatry units:

BC/BE in Family Medicine or Internal Medicine preferred
US Citizen
Full unrestricted license to practice in any US state

Whether youre interested in academics, research, or a better work/life balance, youll find the VA has a lot to offer, including the unmatched satisfaction youll get from caring for those who have served our country. In addition to competitive pay and liability protection, the VA also offers a robust benefits plan that includes:

Paid Time Off 26 Personal Time Off days, 13 sick days, 10 Federal holidays and 5 CME days
Insurance - Health, Dental, Vision, Flexible Spending Accounts, Term Life and long-term care
Federal retirement plan

To fulfill President Lincoln's promise "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan" by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans.

Employer Profile

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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