This position is eligible for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP), a student loan payment reimbursement program. You must meet specific individual eligibility requirements in accordance with VHA policy and submit your EDRP application within four months of appointment. Approval, award amount (up to $200,000) and eligibility period (one to five years) are determined by the VHA Education Loan Repayment Services program office after complete review of the EDRP application. Learn more. This is your opportunity for career growth and leadership development! The opportunity to serve as a Supervisory Physician at one of our Rural Health clinics includes working with a dynamic, collaborative, and engaged local leadership team to manage high quality & efficient health care on site. At VA Northern California Health Care System, we stress the principles of servant leadership; the Supervisory Physician will benefit from training and gain experience in effective communication, data management, and process improvement for success on the front line. Managerial duties will include staff deployment & leave administration, human resources management & labor relations, professional practice review & evaluation, and planning & implementation around existing system imperatives. The Supervisory Physician will also have freedom and support to explore and develop or tailor new initiatives and projects to meet service performance metrics and/or health system strategic goals at their sites. The roll will afford regular mentorship and interaction with Service level & Executive Leadership, including daily huddling, recurring site and system wide meetings, and championship of one or more broad performance metrics. The Supervisory Physician will have a reduced clinical load commensurate with the size/complexity of the site and the number of staff reports. Additional reductions may be considered for additional skills and work in various areas of key interest such as whole-health deployment. Eligible applicants must be able to provide comprehensive general primary care and comprehensive women's health care. Best Qualified candidates would have the following qualities: A history of successful prior leadership/management activities (or demonstrate informal leadership training, experience & skills) with the ability to inspire excellence, build teams, collaborate broadly, promote innovation, and be able to create & manage professional accountability on the front line. Exceptional interpersonal skills, as well as operational and facilitation skills are essential. Must have the ability to meet VA established performance measure goals and possess a thorough knowledge of the standards of the Veterans Health Administration and other accrediting bodies. Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm Recruitment Incentive (Sign-on Bonus): Authorized Permanent Change of Station (Relocation Assistance): Not Authorized Education Debt Reduction Program (Student Loan Repayment): Position Eligible http://www.visitredding.com/ Spectacular Redding, CA boasts a grand total of 250 beautiful days a year, the "Second Sunniest City in the U.S." Redding California is nestled at the end of the Sacramento Valley. This hidden California jewel offers immense recreation, living and business opportunities, and affordable living. Redding is bisected by the world class fly fishing Sacramento River and is close to skiing, hiking, camping, rafting, and boating at Lassen National Park, Whiskeytown National Recreation Area and the renowned Shasta Lake. Redding is the major regional center of Northern California for health and legal services, retail shopping and employment. There are two major hospitals. Redding also has great schools. There are three major high schools, six middle schools, 46 elementary schools, 4 charter schools, and 30 private schools, and five colleges and universities. If you love the outdoors, this is the place for you! https://www.yubacity.net/community Yuba City is located near the Feather River at the base of the Sutter Buttes-known as the smallest mountain range in the world. Just 40 miles north of Sacramento, Yuba City is the agricultural, economic, and social hub of the Yuba-Sutter Region. Providing a unique blend of urban amenities and small-town charm, Yuba City's historic downtown is the perfect backdrop for shopping, entertainment and community events. Residents and visitors of Yuba City enjoy a wide variety of outdoor recreation, an abundance of locally grown produce, and family-friendly venues including beautiful parks, Butte-Sutter Bike Trail, and a state-of-the-art aquatic center. A thriving community in the California heartland! VA offers a comprehensive total rewards package. VHA Physician Total Rewards. More details on benefits ca be found under Additional Information below.
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.