Physician (Community Based Outpatient Care)
Company: US Department of Veterans Affairs
Posted on: October 28, 2019
Incentives are not Authorized.
This announcement is open continuous. Applicants will be referred
as vacancies become available.
This is a level 2 complexity facility with a substantial mixture of
inputting, primary care, and specialty outpatient services and
successfully provides quality patient care, benefits, and health
services to Veterans and their families.Note: Only education or
degrees recognized by the U.S. Department of Education from
accredited colleges, universities, schools, or institutions may be
used to qualify for Federal employment. You can verify your
education here: http://ope.ed.gov/accreditation/. If you are using
foreign education to meet qualification requirements, you must send
a Certificate of Foreign Equivalency with your transcript in order
to receive credit for that education. For further information,
Wilmington VA Medical Center is seeking a full-time Primary Care
Physician to provide care to a defined panel of patients at various
locations located in Wilmington, Delaware or our Community Based
Outpatient Clinics (CBOCs) located in Kent County Delaware, Sussex
County, Delaware, Vineland, New Jersey, Northfield, New Jersey and
Cape May, New Jersey. The responsibilities of this position
- Works as a member of a primary care team consisting of clerical
staff, nurses, physicians, social workers, and clinical
- Provides or coordinates all aspects of the patient's care
including preventive, urgent, and routine care including women's
- Must meet access, quality, efficiency, satisfaction, and other
standards of performance established by the Veterans Health
- This position may include participation in the provision of
telemedicine care to outlying communities as well as occasional
travel to other VA clinics to provide clinical coverage.
- This position may also support residency training of affiliated
medical universities and programs.
Work Schedule: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Financial Disclosure Report: Not requiredTo qualify for this
position, applicants must meet all requirements by the closing date
of this announcement, 12/31/2019.
United States Citizenship: Non-citizens may only be appointed when
it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with
Education: Degree of doctor of medicine or an equivalent degree
resulting from a course of education in medicine or osteopathic
medicine. The degree must have been obtained from one of the
schools approved by the Department of Veterans Affairs for the year
in which the course of study was completed.
Licensure: Current, full and unrestricted license to practice
medicine or surgery in a State, Territory, or Commonwealth of the
United States, or in the District of Columbia.
Completion of residency training, or its equivalent, approved by
the Secretary of Veterans Affairs in an accredited core specialty
training program leading to eligibility for board
Language: Proficiency in spoken and written English.
Physical requirements outlined below.
Preferred Experience: Primary Care experience
Reference: VA Regulations, specifically VA Handbook 5005, Part II,
Appendix G2 Physician Qualification Standard. This can be found in
the local Human Resources Office.
Physical Requirements: Heavy lifting (45 lbs and over); reaching
above shoulder; use of fingers; walking (3 hours per day); standing
(6 hours per day); kneeling (2 hours per day); both legs required;
ability for rapid mental and muscular coordination simultaneously;
near vision correctable at 13" to 16"; far vision correctable in
one eye to 20/20 and to 20/40 in the other; ability to distinguish
basic colors; hearing (aid permitted).
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