Department: Department Of Veterans Affairs
Agency: Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
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Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 1041910
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 America's
How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?
NOTE: APPLICANTS WHO PREVIOUSLY APPLIED UNDER VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT
#JV-13-340DS-924356 AND 944642 NOT NEED TO REAPPLY
THIS POSITION IS OPEN TO MULTIPE DISCIPLINES UNDER SEPARATE ANNOUNCEMENTS
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 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: 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.
VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply. The health related positions in VA are covered by Title 38, and are not covered by the Schedule A excepted appointment authority.
Relocation Expenses: Relocation expenses are authorized for this position.
The Department of Veterans Affairs offers Permanent Change of Station (PCS) relocation services. For more information go to http://vaww.fscdirect.fsc.va.gov/pcs.asp.]
Work Schedule: 8:00 4:30 p.m.; Alternate schedules may be necessary to meet the needs of the organization.
- Not Required
- BSN Required; Master degree or higher in nursing or related field required.
- 4-5 years of successful RN experience required.
- Experience in managing multiple services/departments concurrently.
- Energetic and passionate about working with staff and Veterans!!!
- Significant experience in Mental Health required.
- Knowledge of Joint Commission, VA standards required.