Serve as a Physician (Primary Care) located within the Gainesville VA Healthcare System assigned to the Primary Care Service Line. This position is for assignment at the Sergeant Ernest I. "Boots" Thomas VA Clinic, located in Tallahassee, FL. Duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Performing duties to accomplish treatment of our patients. Performing exams according to performance measure guidelines. Documenting notes according to policy/procedure utilizing a Computerized Patient Record System (CPRS) in a personal Computer. Screening patients to determine need for further care. Ordering diagnostic studies, carrying out health promotion and disease prevention activities. Initialing and expediting requests for consultations. Scheduling special tests, consults and studies. Routine & Preventive Women Healthcare. Tele Health when required. Work Schedule: Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm. The physician will typically work 8 hour shifts but will not work less than 80 hours during a two-week pay period. The Physician might also work extended hours on weekdays. Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP): Eligible *See "Additional Information" section below for more details. Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Authorized. Financial Disclosure Report: Not Required
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.