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    Education and length of practice will be considered by a Compensation Panel in determining the final compensable salary (Base Pay + Market Pay).

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    This announcement establishes an open continuous announcement of eligible applicants to be considered for this position.

    • The first list of eligible applicants will be pulled for referral on May 12, 2019.
    • Subsequent referrals will be made every 30 calendar days. Applications received after the first cut-off date, will be considered for the second cut-off, and so on throughout the life of the announcement and within your specific period of eligibility; as vacancies exist and/or remain.

    The opening is for a Non-Supervisory Geriatric/Palliative Care Staff Physician in Geriatrics and Extended Care Service. Responsibilities are divided the areas if direct patient care in our CLC, Geri PACT program, and Palliative Care Consult Service. As an affiliate of the University of South Florida (USF) the service contributes to the training of medical students, residents and palliative care fellows, as well.

    Work Schedule: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. The position includes on-call responsibilities.
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

    This position is eligible for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP), a student loan reimbursement program within VHA. If selected for this position, you are encouraged to apply for this award program and must meet specific individual eligibility criteria in accordance with VA Policy 1021. Employees must apply for EDRP within four (4) months of appointment. Final award amount and program start date is determined after review of a complete EDRP application and supporting documentation by the VHA Education Loan Repayment Services team. Maximum award is total amount of qualifying loans up to $200,000. If selected, the local HR POC will provide the EDRP contact information for application materials and procedures.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


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    0602 Medical Officer

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/530469300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.