Mental Health Jobs Details
The Psychiatrist will be assigned to the Behavioral Health Care Line, located at the Canandaigua VA Medical Center and the Rochester VA Outpatient Clinic
** Recruitment/Relocation Incentives may be authorized **
** 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. **
The Outpatient Staff Psychiatrist will provide comprehensive, evidence-based mental health care to our local Veteran population and maintain a panel of approximately 400 unique cases. The position focuses on pharmacotherapy and supportive psychotherapy, and is embedded in our behavioral health interdisciplinary team staffed by therapists, nursing, chemical dependency counselors and administrative support. Based on provider interest and organizational needs, the Outpatient Staff Psychiatrist may maintain a limited therapy panel, teach medical students and residents, and serve on local, regional or national committees.
Work Schedule: Permanent, Full-time, Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM. No on-call responsibility. Saturday clinic is required once every 8-10 weeks.
Financial Disclosure Report: Required.
Application Close Date
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Who May Apply
United States Citizens