Department: Department Of Veterans Affairs
Agency: Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
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Portland, OR United StatesView Map
To fulfill President Lincoln's promise: "To care for him who has borne the battle, and his widow and his orphan, by providing the best care anywhere to Americas Veteran's
Magnet Designated since 2006
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. How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?
As a VA professional, 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 professionals feel good about their careers and their ability to balance work and home life. VA offers generous paid time off and a variety of predictable and flexible scheduling opportunities. For more information on the Department of Veterans Affairs, go to http://www.vacareers.va.gov/
Physicians appointed to the Medical Staff of the Portland VA Medical Center and assigned to the Division of Hospital and Specialty Medicine will function as independent licensed practitioners. By no later than July 31, 2013, candidates must:
1. Hold a full and unrestricted license in any state
2. Be board certified or board eligible in Sleep Medicine. There are multiple routes to formal sleep certification:
i. The candidate may have completed a fellowship in sleep medicine and be board certified or board eligible for ABIM/ABPN certification in sleep medicine, and/or
ii. The candidate may have been granted ABIM/ABPN certification in sleep medicine after an appropriate period of clinical practice, and/or
iii. The candidate may have received formal certification from the American Board of Sleep Medicine.
- U.S. Citizenship
- Full unrestricted Licensure, Certification, or Registration required.
- Must pass pre-employment examination.
- Designated and/or Random Drug Testing required.
- Background and/or Security Investigation required.
- English Language Proficiency required.