BE/BC Family Medicine/Internal Medicine Physicians
Birmingham VA Medical Center
Location: Gadsden, Alabama
Type: Full Time
Required Education: MD/DO
Salary: $243,000 per year
Hospital, Public and Private
Internal Number: -
The Birmingham, AL VA Medical Center is searching for BE/BC Family Medicine/Internal Medicine Physicians to join their dynamic healthcare team.
Position is located at the Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) in Gadsden, AL.
Duties include but are not limited to:
Primary Care physicians work as a member of a multidisciplinary health care team, collaborating with other members of the team to provide medical care to veterans enrolled on the team. The physician is expected to demonstrate advance competencies and skills in assessing the physical and psychological status of patients.
He/ she will provide comprehensive patient assessment, health history, physical examination, and patient education to veterans in the Primary Care team setting. As a Physician you will provide prescribed medical treatment and personal care services to ill and injured veterans.
Duties include documenting observations, assessments, and changes in patient's condition; collaborating with other health team members to facilitate positive patient care outcomes; providing a full range of care to patients with a variety of physical and/or behavior problems; and accountable for meeting and maintaining the qualification standards and functional statements of assigned grade.
Our facility is seeking individuals who possess good organizational skills which enable completion of work, a demonstrated ability to assume leadership in a patient centered program, and the ability to establish effective communication with patients, families, visitors and members of the interdisciplinary team.
Work Schedule: Full Time. 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Monday - Friday)
Salary Range: Up to $243,000 per year
Recruitment/Relocation Incentive is authorized for this position
Selected candidate may be eligible for student loan repayment through the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP). Participation is based on funds availability.
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.