Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations. The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.
About the Position:
Medical malpractice liability insurance is not required for federal civilian healthcare providers as they are covered by the Federal Tort Claims Act (28 U.S.C. § 1346(b)) while acting within the scope of their employment.
Duty Location: This position is located Fort Carson, CO.
A Recruitment or Relocation Bonus May be authorized.
Occasional on call duties are required for this position.
Fort Carson combines scenic beauty, pleasant residential areas, and cultural activities to satisfy every taste. It is an unusually well-rounded military community which offers a variety of recreational and cultural opportunities. World-class ski resorts are available within a short 2 1/2 hour drive, golf courses and biking trails are available on the installation as well as in the surrounding community. Numerous colleges and universities are available for continuing education.
Who May Apply: U.S. Citizens
As a Physician (Internal Medicine), you will:
Exercise independent judgment in the medical treatment and management of internal medicine patients with a full range of conditions encountered in primary care and the subspecialty of internal medicine.
Teach and provide consultation to other health care providers as assigned.
Care provided includes a broad spectrum of health services ranging from preventative health care to treatment of acute and chronic diseases.
Provide long-term comprehensive care managing both common and complex illnesses.