The Mann-Grandstaff VA Medical Center in Spokane, Washington (Spokane VA) is seeking a full-time physician with Geriatrics experience to support our Veteran population. The preferred candidate will be board certified or board eligible in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine. Candidates trained in Rehabilitation Medicine who have experience in delivery in Geriatric and Hospice and Palliative Medicine are also encouraged to apply.Learn more about this agency
The physician's principle responsibilities will involve joining a team of providers who manage the comprehensive, interdisciplinary clinical care delivered to veterans in the Spokane VA's Community Living Center (CLC). The CLC is a 38-bed unit which serves a diverse group of veterans with needs ranging from acute rehabilitation to skilled nursing to hospice services. The physician's additional duties will include but are not limited to 1) providing consultation services in Geriatrics, Palliative Care, and/or Hospice Medicine within the Spokane VA system, including the acute care hospital, urgent care center, and primary care services; 2) leading the delivery of VA's multidisciplinary Geriatric Evaluation and Management (GEM) program services; 3) supporting the Graduate Medical Education mission of the Spokane VA; 4) assisting the Geriatric, Rehabilitation & Extended Care (GREC) Department in the development and delivery of high quality health care services.
Additionally, the physician will work closely with our team of dedicated health care professionals to assure compliance with rational, regional, and local VA performance standards, and may serve on local committees as deemed necessary in support of the facility mission.
Total salary will include Base Component and Market Pay. Final salary to be determined by local Physician Pay Panel. Physicians are eligible for annual Performance pay and incentive awards.
This is an open continuous announcement. Applicants will be referred to selecting official on a weekly basis OR until the closing date of this announcement. Applicants need not re-apply once the application is referred to the selecting official.
Work Schedule: 8:00 a.m - 4:30 p.m., M - F. At present, this position has no assigned call coverage, and has no requirement to work nights, weekends, or federal holidays.
Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
*The incumbent for this position may be eligible to apply for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP) contingent on funding availability. Participation in EDRP is contingent on the availability of EDRP funding and is not guaranteed. Please contact Human Resources at this medical center and speak with the Education Debt Reduction Program Coordinator for additional information. Please note EDRP is a one-time benefit so if you have already received EDRP in the past you would not be eligible to reapply.
*Selected applicants are also eligible for up to $15,000 annually in pay for performance.
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