Now is the time to take your career to the next level and become part of the high-caliber talent that is VA. Experience what 300,000 current VA employees already have state-of-the art practice settings, access to the latest technology, a multi-disciplinary team environment and the opportunity to provide the men and women who have bravely served this country with the finest patient care, benefits and customer satisfaction. And with VA Patient Satisfaction Scores leading the healthcare industry, youll be joining one of the most respected facilities in the Nation.
Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 1964879 OUR MISSION: To fulfill President Lincoln's promise "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan" by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans. How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?
About Indianapolis VA Medical Center: Provides acute inpatient medical, surgical, psychiatric, neurological, and rehabilitation care, as well as both primary and specialized outpatient services. Some noteworthy specialized services include comprehensive cardiac care, radiation oncology treatment and community based extended care. The medical center operates three Community Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOC's) located in Bloomington, Indiana, Terre Haute, Indiana and Martinsville, IN. The more than 61,000 patients (3,700 women Veterans) treated by the Indianapolis VA Medical Center require over 657,000 outpatient visits and over 7,900 inpatient episodes of care yearly. Indianapolis VA Medical Center is a tertiary care medical facility with 229 authorized beds. For more information, please click on the link: http://www.indianapolis.va.gov/
NOTE: Vacancy is Open Until Filled. Cut-off for certificate issuance will be every30 business days.
General Internal Medicine/Primary Carephysicians are able to perform and teach all of the services required in the practice of General Internal Medicine to Internal Medicine residents. Educational experiences are also provided to appropriate health care personnel who seek training in General Internal Medicine (e.g. medical students, social work interns, physician assistant and nursing students. Major duties and responsibilitiesinclude but are not limited to:
The General Internal Medicine/Primary Carestaff physicians are ultimately responsible for the patient's overall health care.
The General Internal Medicine/Primary Care staff physicians provide or assist residents and/or the nurse practitioner in the process of evaluation and treatment of the patient.
The General Internal Medicine/Primary Carestaff physicians evaluate the patient assessing their physical and mental status. A progress note is written in the patient's chart. Notes also include the concurrence with notes written by the resident or Nurse Practitioner, and attending notes as appropriate.
Staff General Internal Medicine/Primary Care physicians perform outpatient medical evaluations and treatment.
The General Internal Medicine/Primary Carestaff physicians are appropriately credentialed and privileged. They participate in various hospital committees, departmental and hospital in-service programs, and education programs of the department and the hospital. They are also involved in continuous quality improvement through peer review process.
The General Internal Medicine/Primary Carestaff physicians are responsible for performing and supervising outpatient core procedures.
Participates in the upcoming system redesign and innovations required for the implementation of the Patient Centered Medical Home Model.
Work Schedule:Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Functional Statement Title/#: Staff Physician (Primary Care), 000000
Bring your expertise to VA and be valued as part of a team that is recognized and respected for significant contributions to medicine. Youâ??ll enjoy a patient-focused environment, terrific benefits and incentives, and the ability to practice at any VA facility in the country.
VA needs new employees with a wide variety of skills and professions.Whatever the job title, every position in VA will give you a chance to make a meaningful and personal contribution to the lives of some truly special and deserving people.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.Those who a...lready work at VA feel privileged to assist the men and women who have defended our country. Gratitude is our motivation and service is our mission.The Department of Veterans Affairs is much more than just another employer. It is an honorable, open and welcoming community of those who care. America's veterans need you.