Job Overview


Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 1046880

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 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 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.

Position may be filled prior to the closing date.  Applicants are encouraged to apply as soon as possible for this vacancy.  Applications will be reviewed every two weeks.  If filled prior to the closing date, recruitment will be terminated.

You may be eligible to apply for up to $$60,000.00 under the provisions of the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP); subject to availability of funds. 

A relocation/relocation incentive of up to 10% of salary is authorized for highly qualified applicants.


This position is located within the Urgent Care Clinic at the Bath VA Medical Center, Bath, New York. This position will serve as a full time Urgent Care physician who directs Urgent Care services within facility.

The primary duties will include, but are not limited to:

Oversight of the Urgent Care services, as well as coverage of other inpatient or outpatient primary care areas as necessary has responsibility for attending staff and committee meetings as assigned and will actively participate in the teaching of Urgent Care practices/protocols.

WORK SCHEDULE: 12 hour coverage-to be discussed at interview.

SALARY RANGE: Applicant’s education and experience will be reviewed by a Professional Physician Standards Board and Compensation Panel in determining the grade and salary of the applicant selected. The recommended salary may be at any point in the range listed for this vacancy.

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No