Job Title:Primary Care Physician (Binghamton VA Outpatient Clinic)
Department:Department Of Veterans Affairs
Agency:Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Job Announcement Number:WV-13-KI-969584
/ Per Year|
|Monday, September 30, 2013 to
Monday, March 31, 2014|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time -
Excepted Service Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Binghamton, NY View Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|US Citizens and Non Citizens |
OUR MISSION: 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
You 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.
Expenses: Relocation expenses may be authorized
for this position.
The Department of Veterans Affairs offers
Permanent Change of Station (PCS) relocation services. Permanent Change of
Station is the relocation of a household due to government convenience in
connection with a transfer between duty stations or facilities. For more
information go to http://www.fsc.va.gov/FSC/PCS.asp.
- U.S. Citizenship.
- Must pass pre-employment examination.
- Background and/or Security Investigation required.
- Designated and/or Random Drug Testing required.
- Full and unrestricted Licensure, certification, or registration required.
- Must be proficient in written and spoken English.
DUTIES:Back to top
Primary Care Physician: Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC), Syracuse, New York is recruiting for a Primary Care Physician for its Binghamton New York Staff Model Community Based Outpatient Clinic. The successful candidate must be board certified in Family Practice or Internal Medicine. The VA is in the midst of transforming the delivery of Primary Care to a veteran-centered medical home model and this practice is at the forefront of that activity. The clinic affords the opportunity to work with dedicated Primary Care providers as well as a mix of Behavioral Health and other Specialty Care providers.
Applicants must possess a full and unrestricted license in any state. American citizenship or resident alien status required. The VA offers a competitive salary and a generous federal benefits package. Interested candidates should fax a cover letter and a current CV to: (315) 425-2447, attention Katie Impelizzieri, Human Resources/05, VA Medical Center, 800 Irving Avenue, Syracuse, New York 13210 or e-mail Kathryn.Impelizzieri2@va.gov. Information on Upstate New York VISN 2 VA Healthcare Network can be found at www.va.gov/visns/visn02. Position is subject to random drug testing. Equal Opportunity Employer.
Moderate Lifting (15-44 lbs); Light Carrying
(under 15 lbs); Straight Pulling (up to 2 hours); Pushing (up to 2 hours);
Reaching above shoulder; Use of fingers; Both hands required; Walking (up to 3
hours); Standing (up to 3 hours); Kneeling (up to 1.5 hours); Repeated bending
(up to 1 hour); Ability to rapid mental and muscular coordination
simultaneously; Near vision correctable at 13 to 16; Far vision correctable
in one eye to 20/20 and to 20/40 in the other; Hearing (aid permitted); Clear
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:Back to top
- U.S. citizenship. Non-citizens may be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy.
full and unrestricted license to practice medicine or surgery in a State,
Territory, or Commonwealth of the United States, or in the District of
- Degree of
doctor of medicine or an equivalent degree resulting from a course of education
in medicine or osteopathic medicine.
- Must be
proficient in written and spoken English.
certified in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine.
VA Regulations, specifically VA Handbook 5005, Part
II, Appendix G-2 Physician Qualification Standard. This can be found in the local Human
Education: Approved schools are:
of medicine holding regular institutional membership in the Association of
American Medical Colleges for the year in which the degree was granted.
Schools of osteopathic medicine approved by the American Osteopathic
Association for the year in which the degree was granted.
Schools (including foreign schools) accepted by the licensing body of a State,
Territory or Commonwealth (i.e., Puerto Rico), or in the District of Columbia
as qualifying for the full and unrestricted licensure.
Education must be accredited by an accrediting institution recognized by the
U.S. Department of Education. Applicants
can verify accreditation at the following website: http://www.ed.gov/admins/finaid/accred/index.html. All education claimed by applicants will be
verified by the appointing agency accordingly.
If you are using foreign education to meet qualification requirements,
you will be asked to produce a Certificate of Foreign Equivalency.
applying for Federal Jobs, eligible Veterans should claim preference on the
Occupational Questionnaire in the section provided and provide a legible copy
of your DD-214(s), SF-15 (as applicable) and/or documentation related to your
active duty service which shows dates of service, character of service
(honorable, general, etc.), or dates of impending separation. For more information, please review the information
for disabled Veterans in the application checklist or visit http://www.fedshirevets.gov/job/vetpref/index.aspx.
HOW YOU WILL BE EVALUATED:
Your application, résumé, C.V., and/or supporting
documentation will be reviewed. Please
follow all instructions carefully. Errors
or omissions may affect consideration for employment.
describing your experience, please be clear and specific. We may not make assumptions regarding your