Job Overview

Summary

Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 859623
Important:  Current permanent VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Health Care System employees will be given first consideration. 

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 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.

Applicant's education and length of practice (experience) will be considered by a Professional Standards Board and Compensation Panel in determining the grade and salary of the applicant selected.  Relocation/Recruitment incentive MAY be authorized upon review and approval by management.

VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply

The incumbent for this position may be eligible to apply for the Education Debt Reduction Program.  Please contact Human Resources at this medical center and speak with the Education Debt Reduction Program Coordinator for additional information.


 

Duties

This position is located in the Primary and Specialty Medicine Service.

  • Primary duty of the physician is to provide coverage as hospitalist in the inpatient setting and for all assigned clinic patients on his/her panel.
  • Outpatient clinic responsibilities will include panel management and resident education. 
  • Physician must be willing to serve as supervisor/collaborative physician to primary care mid-level providers in the outpatient clinic.
  • The selected candidate will work a variable daytime hours work schedule.

Relocation expenses will not be authorized.