Quality Care Our Heroes DeserveNow is the time to take your career to the next level and become part of the high-caliber talent that is VA. Experience what 300,000 current VA employees already have state-of-the art practice settings, access to the latest technology, a multi-disciplinary team environment and the opportunity to provide the men and women who have bravely served this country with the finest patient care, benefits and customer satisfaction. And with VA Patient Satisfaction Scores leading the healthcare industry, youll be joining one of the most respected facilities in the Nation.
OUR MISSION: To fulfill President Lincoln's promise ? "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan" ? by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans.
Poplar Bluff Missouri islocated in southeast Missouri between St. Louis, Missouri, Memphis, Tennessee and Little Rock, Arkansas. Approximately 50,000 Veterans live in our service area with about 40 percent of them receiving care at our Medical Center annually. This non-affiliated medical center maintains contractual agreements for educational program providing clinical practice sites forvarious professional programs. Explore Poplar Bluff at http://www.poplarbluff-mo.gov/.
This is an open continuous announcement. We will accept applicationson an ongoing basis.Applicants will becertified to selecting official on regularbasisOR until thefacility deems it necessary to close this announcement. Applicants need not re-apply once the application is referred to the selecting official.
The John J. Pershing VA Medical Center, Poplar Bluff, MO is a seeking full-time, BoardCertifiedor Board Eligible Hospitalist to join Specialty Care Service.
Duties include but are not limited to the following:
- Works with other physicians extenders, nurses, and/or other support staff;
- Renders inpatient care for hospitalized Veterans alongside an existing Hospitalist;
- Offers consults and supervise the workof Nurse Practitioners in the community living center;
- Cares for patients in aninpatient setting which isa14-bed facility (with no ICU or ER);
- Requires ACLS and BLS.
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm withweekend calls shared among other physicians.
Functional Statement Title/#: Hospitalist.
Relocation expenses arenot authorized for this position.
Bring your expertise to VA and be valued as part of a team that is recognized and respected for significant contributions to medicine. Youâ??ll enjoy a patient-focused environment, terrific benefits and incentives, and the ability to practice at any VA facility in the country.
Equal Opportunity Employer