You could be part of an important initiative to provide mental health care for our nations Veterans! The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) needs mental health professionals who possess the energy, compassion, and commitment to serve those who serve our Country. Whatever the job title, every position in VA will give you a chance to make a meaningful and personal contribution to the lives of truly special and deserving people - our Veterans.
Working for VA is one of the most emotionally satisfying and professionally rewarding ways to dedicate the best within you to your country's service.
If you are transitioning from the military or a Veteran already, we invite you to explore the benefits of continuing your career at the VA. The VA is committed to hiring Veterans.
The VA is much more than just another employer. It is an honorable, open and welcoming community of those who care. Gratitude is our motivation and service is our mission. The VA has adopted Core Values and Characteristics that apply universally across the Department. The five Core Values define "who we are," our culture, and how we care for Veterans, their families and other beneficiaries. The Values are Integrity, Commitment, Advocacy, Respect and Excellence ("I CARE").
America's Veterans need you!
PLEASE NOTE: Qualified clinical trainees, residents, fellows, interns, etc. are encouraged to apply; please follow the instructions in the How to Apply section.
The Psychiatrist will serve as Supervisory Psychiatrist of The Mental Health Service line.
-Provides comprehensive, multidisciplinary residential and outpatient programs directed toward assisting Veterans with moderate through severe mental health conditions and their families in the Veteran's readjustment to civilian life.
-Is responsible for mentoring and assisting the psychiatrists and mid-level providers. He/she will provide both clinical and administrative supervisor. This position involve doing performance appraisals, setting up and finalizing pay for performance goals to eligible providers, chart reviews, counseling mention, monitoring and making adjustments to clinic profiles depends on the Cuss report.
-Will provide other guidance nit he performance of their duties and patient care.
-Treatment will include comprehensive assessments of the physical, psychiatric, emotional, and social needs of individuals with diagnosis including (but not limited to): psychosis, postramatic stress disorder (PTSD), anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, and organic mental illness.
Work Schedule: M-F 8:00 am - 4:30 pm May be asked to work extended hours.
Financial Disclosure Report: Not Required
If you would like to learn more about this opportunity from a National Physician Recruitment Consultant, forward your CV and contact information to Julie.Harrell@va.gov.
Application Close Date
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Who May Apply
United States Citizens