Job Overview


Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 1203484



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.

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.

This annoucement will remain open until the position is fill or the position is cancelled. 

Relocation/Recruitment Incentive is authorized. 


The Geriatric and Extended Care (GEC) Patient Care line is responsible for the care of Veterans in a multitude of programs. The Geriatrician will be based in Honolulu, Hawaii. Responsibilities include providing care to Veterans in GEC Home and Community based programs, geriatric clinics, and teaching of trainees. Obtaining University academic appointment, air travel to other Pacific Islands, and Board Certification in Geriatric Medicine within two years of appointment is required. Geriatric clinic, Interdisciplinary Team experience, and leadership skill are a plus.

Work Schedule: Days and hours to be determined by management and the incumbent.
Functional Statement Title/#:  Scope of Practice to be determined by the Chief of Staff's office.

Salary does not include the 12.25% *Cost of Living Allowance (COLA) for Honolulu, Hawaii. 

*COLA subject to change without notice. 

Supervisory Status


Promotion Potential


Travel Required

  • 25% or Greater
  • Travel will be to the Neighboring Islands, Guam, and American Samoa

Relocation Authorized

  • No

Who May Apply

This job is open to…

United States Citizens. Non-citizens may be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy.

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