Job Title:Physician (Psychiatrist), Chief Mental Health Officer
Department:Department Of Veterans Affairs
Agency:Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Job Announcement Number:JV-14-087DS-1039258
|$120,000.00 to $245,000.00 / Per Year|
|Tuesday, January 28, 2014 to Wednesday, December 31, 2014|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Excepted Service Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Decatur, GA View Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|US Citizens and Status Candidates|
Vacancy Identification Number (VIN) 1039258
How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?
If you are looking for an exciting career challenge, the Atlanta VA Medical Center (VAMC) in Atlanta, GA is searching for a Psychiatrist, Nurse, Clinical Psychologist or Social Worker for Chief, Mental Health Service Line.
The Atlanta VAMC has 405 authorized inpatient beds (273 hospital, 120 Community Living Center and 12 PRRTP) and is a tertiary care facility classified as a Complexity Level 1A facility. The Atlanta VAMC is a teaching hospital, affiliated with Emory University and Morehouse School of Medicine, providing a full range of patient care services complete with state-of-the-art technology, education and research. Comprehensive health care is provided through emergency medicine, primary care, tertiary care, and long-term care in the areas of medicine, surgery, mental health, physical medicine and rehabilitation, neurology, oncology, dentistry, geriatrics, and extended care.
The Atlanta VAMC is part of the VA Southeast Network (VISN 7), which includes facilities in Georgia, Alabama, and South Carolina. The Atlanta VAMC Community Living Center serves metro Atlanta and includes extended care rehabilitation, psycho-geriatric care, and general long term care. The facility also serves as a prosthetics treatment center, fabricating and supplying mechanical devices such as artificial limbs for patients within the states of Georgia, South Carolina and Alabama.
NOTE: APPLICANTS WHO PREVIOUSLY APPLIED UNDER VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENTS #923360 AND #940371 NEED TO REAPPLY.
THIS POSITION IS OPEN TO MULTIPE DISCIPLINES UNDER SEPARATE ANNOUNCEMENTS
CUT-OFFS EVERY 2 WEEKS
THIS ANNOUNCEMENT WILL BE OPEN UNTIL POSITION FILLED
NOTE: Applicant's education and length of practice (experience) will be considered by a Professional Standards Board and Compensation Panel in determining the salary of the applicant selected.
Work Schedule: 8:00 4:30 p.m.; Alternate schedules may be necessary to meet the needs of the organization.
- Not Required
- Must pass pre-employment examination
- Must be proficient in written and spoken English
- Designated and-or Random Drug Testing required
- Background and-or Security Investigation required
- U.S. Citzenship Required
- Full unrestricted Licensure, Certification, or Registration required.