VHA Primary Care Physician, Fort Polk - in the 'Heart of Louisiana'
Alexandria VA Healthcare System
Location: 71360, Louisiana
Type: Full Time
Hospital, Public and Private
Health Care System
2 openings available.
Internal Number: 11896869; 11958450
The Alexandria VA Health Care System, in the ‘Heart of Louisiana, is seeking two (2) full-time, board-certified MD/DO, Primary CarePhysicians. Ideal candidate will possess Family Practice/VA Experience. We are fully committed to providing top quality medical care by serving and honoring America’s Veterans.
Candidates must possess an MD/DO from an accredited institution, have completed residency training leading to board eligibility/certification, and possess an active, current, unrestricted license in any U.S. State.
Highlights of this opportunity:
Potential starting base salary range: $210-235K
Permanent full-time position
Daily schedule, Monday-Friday, 8:00am-4:30pm
Position is potentially eligible for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP), as determined by the VHA Education Loan Repayment Services program after application review
Responsible for delivery of outpatient care to patients located in at the Alexandria CBOC in Fort Polk, Louisiana
Each provider’s panel size specific to their practice and setting
Supervision and/or collaboration of mid-level providers
No Physician Employment Contract and no significant restriction on moonlighting
VA offers an exceptional benefits package for physicians, including up to 55 days off annually, affordable health, life, vision, dental, and long-term care insurance, up to 12 weeks of paid paternity/maternity leave, malpractice insurance that includes tail coverage, and more. Working for federal employers allows you to apply for Public Service Loan Forgiveness after 10 years of service.
Don’t miss this chance to join our team and serve those who have served us! #WorkatVA
OUR MISSION: To fulfill President Lincoln's promise "To care for those who have served in our nation's military and for their families, caregivers, and survivors" - 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 whole health care to Veterans?Readying Warriors and Caring for Heroes! This position is located within Surgical Services at the CAPT James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center (FHCC) in North Chicago, IL. The FHCC is a first-of-its-kind partnership between the Department of Veterans Affairs (DVA), and Department of Navy (DoN)/Department of Defense (DoD). It is larger than just a single facility, but rather it is a fully-integrated medical care facility with a single combined VA and Navy mission. The combined mission of the FHCC means active duty military and their family members, military retirees, and eligible veterans receive health care at this facility.VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply. The health related positions in VA are covered by Title 38, and are not covered by the Schedule A excepted appointment authority. Join the FHCC team of energetic, career-minded professionals! For additional information, click onhttp://www.lovell.fhcc.va.gov/index.asp.