Job ID: 289417980
Last Updated: 11/19/2018
U.S. ARMY MEDICAL COMMAND
Army Healthcare Recruiting Team
[Health Care Team Active/Army Reserve Psychiatrist 60W]
U.S. Army Medical Corps
MAKE A DIFERENCE IN THE LIVES OF OUR NATIONS DEFENDERS.
When you become a psychiatrist and an officer on the U.S. Army health care team, you will have the opportunity to immerse yourself into a special culture and environment in which your diagnoses and treatments will support the readiness of our military's efforts and improve the lives of Soldiers and their families. As part of our collaborative, multi-disciplinary health care team, youll enter a comprehensive, international system of care with no concerns about overhead expenses and malpractice insurance. Youll have opportunities to work with some of the most innovative technologies and treatments in the industry and practice at world-class medical facilities that train future Army behavioral health leaders, all while developing advanced skills. If you choose to serve in the Army Reserve, you can continue to work in your community and serve when needed. Whichever you choose, youll train to become a leader in your specialized field while enjoying the privileges that come with being an officer.
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Full-tuition scholarship for those qualifying specialties, which includes a monthly stipend of over $2,200.00
Receive up to $120,000 to repay qualifying loans to lending institutions (paying up to $40,000 annually over a maximum three-year period) through the Active Duty Health Professions Loan Repayment Program (ADHPLRP). Active Duty Obligation is 1 year-for-year receiving loan repayment with a minimum period of 2 years on Active Duty
$272,000 signing (accession) bonus. The payments will be paid in four annual payments. The first payment will be requested upon completion of Basic Officer Leadership Course (BOLC) and arrival at first duty station. The remaining three payments will be made on the anniversary date of the first payment
Travel opportunities, to include humanitarian missions
30 days of paid vacation earned annually
A military retirement system that blends the traditional legacy retirement pension with a defined contribution to service members Thrift Savings Plan account
No-cost or low-cost medical and dental care for you and your family
Commissary (grocery) and post exchange shopping privileges
$75,000 special pay, paid annually in increments of $25,000 for up to a total of three years. Must have completed a residency program in your specialty
Receive up to $250,000 for repayment of education loans (up to $40,000 maximum per year)
Specialized training assistance and a monthly stipend while enrolled in an accredited residency program. Recipients must be a U.S. citizen and will serve in the Army Reserve for a determined amount of time after completing their residency
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 psychiatry
Between 21 and 42 years of age
In addition to the above qualifications, citizenship or permanent U.S. residency is required for Army Reserve officers
To learn more, visit healthcare.goarmy.com/medical or call (907) 271-1540
Northwest Region Physician Recruiting Team
32129 Weyerhauser Way S.
Federal Way, WA 98001
There are more benefits to being part of the U.S. Army health care team than you think. Benefits that can advance your skills and knowledge, shape your perspective, and provide you a comfortable and rewarding lifestyle. Whether you choose the U.S. Army as your career or serve in the U.S. Army Reserve while maintaining your existing practice, you'll enter as a commissioned officer. You'll gain the respect, responsibility and prestige that are afforded your rank. So, where can you serve? What is officer training like in your discipline? Where can your career take you? Download our FAQ and learn what you can expect as a member of the U.S. Army health care team: As a physician with the U.S. Army or Army Reserve; As a dentist with the U.S. Army or Army Reserve; As a U.S. Army nurse; As an occupational therapist, physical therapist, registered dietitian or physician assistant with the Medical Specialist Corps; As a professional in the behavioral sciences, health services, laboratory sciences, optometry, pharmacy, podiatry and preventive medicine with the Medical Service Corps; As a U.S. Army veterinarian.
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