Job Overview

Summary

Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 1816386

Fayetteville is a rapidly growing community with an excellent school system and is located in Southeastern NC along the I-95 corridor. Fayetteville is about 1.5 hours from superb Atlantic Coast Beaches, 3-4 hours from scenic mountains and skiing resorts, and about one hour from the capitol city of Raleigh. Fayetteville Regional Airport along with I-95 offers many destination choices for travelers. There are numerous parks, lakes, cultural activities and festivals, award-winning golf courses, first-rate restaurants, and multiple entertainment venues including sporting events, concerts, theaters and museums including the multi-million dollar Airborne & Special Operations Museum honoring our military neighbors at Fort Bragg.  

This is an open continuous announcement until filled. Cut off dates are at the middle and end of every month beginning October 17, 2016. Salary to be determined by a compensation panel and will be commensurate with education and experience.

RECRUITMENT INCENTIVE MAY BE AUTHORIZED

PERMANENT CHANGE OF STATION (PCS)/RELOCATION IS AUTHORIZED

APPRAISED VALUE OFFER (AVO) IS NOT AUTHORIZED

*May be eligible to apply for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP) based on the availability of funds.

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.

YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE

VA offers generous paid time off and a variety of predictable and flexible scheduling opportunities. For more information on the Department of Veterans Affairs, go to http://www.vacareers.va.gov/.

 VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply.

Duties

Candidate provides dermatology consultations to primary care physicians and other specialist.  Provides feedback and patient education to the patients and their families and demonstrates excellence in all facets of patient care and meets or exceeds compliance standards. Other duties include; Evaluate, diagnose, consult, and order appropriate diagnostic studies; perform surgical and non-surgical dermatologic procedures on the skin and certain skin lesions as appropriate on all ages who present with injuries or diseases of the skin.  The incumbent will provide consultative series on patients referred from other sections of the hospital and/or affiliated VA outpatient clinics, and perform administrative function and other tasks as assigned by the Chief of the Medicine Service.  the incumbent is expected to provide patient care that is compassionate, appropriate, and effective for the promotion of health, prevention of illness, and treatment of disease. 

The ideal candidate should possess strong interpersonal and communication skills that enable them to establish and maintain professional relationships with patients, families, and other members of the health care team.  The incumbent is expected to adhere to state policies and provide timely documentation of clinical notes (e.g. H&P, consult review, discharge summary, medication reconciliation, etc).  In addition, the incumbent is expected to coordinate and communicate the treatment plan with primary care providers, nursing, social workers, clerical staff, pharmacy and other subspecialists and ancillary staff.  The ideal candidate will help to ensure that high quality patient care is delivered in a resourceful and efficient manner.

Board certification is preferred.

WORK SCHEDULE: Full time, Monday thru Friday 08:00 -16:30 to include periodic extended hours & occasional 08:00 - 12:00 on Saturday.

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • May be required for training

Relocation Authorized

  • No