VA Physician Job Detail
VAMC Tomah (http://www.tomah.va.gov/) has been improving the health of the men and women who have so proudly served our nation. We consider it our privilege to serve your health care needs in any way we can. Services are available to veterans living in a Western/Central area of Wisconsin.
In addition to our main facility in Tomah, we offer services in four community-based outpatient clinics. These clinics are located in La Crosse, Clark County, Wausau, and Wisconsin Rapids. VAMC Tomah is one of eight facilities that comprise Veterans Integrated Services Network 12 (VISN12) which is administratively headquartered at Westchester, IL, and includes facilities in Illinois, Wisconsin, and Michigan.
Non-Citizens may apply and can be appointed when it's not possible to recruit qualified citizens for the position.
A Recruitment/Relocation Incentive may be authorized to highly qualified individuals.
The incumbent for this position may be eligible to apply for the Education Debt Reduction Program, depending on the type of employment, schedule, amount/type of qualifying debt, and funding availability. The employee will begin to receive the benefit upon acceptance into the program - not backdated to the date employment begins. Please contact Callen.Peterson@va.gov for more information.
The Tomah VA Medical Center, located in Tomah, Wisconsin, is recruiting for board-certified or board-eligible staff physicians to function as a Medical Officer of the Day (MOD). These positions are full-time, permanent appointments. Responsibilities include providing medical care in the Urgent Care Clinic, to residents in Community Living Center units, covering as a hospitalist, and responding to medical emergencies. The primary work schedule is a compressed schedule, typically working 40 hours over a 3 day period.
The Tomah VA Medical Center is located in an attractive, rural community of 8,000 with a family-oriented, Midwest atmosphere. While Tomah offers the benefits of small community living, big city life isn't far away. La Crosse and Madison, WI are an hour or so away and Milwaukee, WI and Minneapolis, MN are a three-hour drive. The area offers high quality public and parochial schools, a local community hospital and a multitude of recreational activities year-round.
Work Schedule: Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday 7:00 am - 9:00 (approximately).
Financial Disclosure Report: Not required.
Application Close Date
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Who May Apply
United States Citizens