VISN 8 currently seeking a full-time Physician to join Psychiatry Service and Mental Health & Behavioral Sciences Services depending on locations. Take a look at VA's Top 20 Reasons Doctors Enjoy Working at VA and VHA Physician's Brochure The Malcom Randall VA Medical Center is currently seeking a full-time Physician to join the North Florida/South Georgia VA Medical Center Psychiatry Service as a Psychiatrist - in one of our in multidisciplinary care settings. Looking for motivated, team-oriented provider of patient-centered care. Positions available include both inpatient and outpatient opportunities. The primary role will be for this position will focus on care of veterans as part of an integrated team of psychiatrists, mid-level practitioners, nurses, psychologists, licensed clinical social workers and clerks. The candidate must be willing to be placed, detailed or temporarily assigned to other related services and/or locations if necessary. The incumbent reports to the Chief, Psychiatry Service or their designee. Duties include, but are not limited to, providing general adult psychiatric care, conducting diagnostic evaluations, psychiatric consults, medication management, and individual or group psychotherapy; may also be expected to provide direct clinical supervision of advanced practice nurses or physician assistants and other staff as appropriate. The population served consists of male and female Veterans of all ages and common diagnoses include anxiety disorders, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Major Depression and other mood disorders, Substance Use Disorders, Bipolar Disorder, Schizophrenia, and other Serious Mental Illnesses, Dementias, and mental disorder related to Traumatic Brain Injuries. The incumbent will establish professional working relationships with other clinical service providers within the medical center and outlying clinics, provide telephone and e-consult consultations as needed, and is expected to cooperate with and participate in medical duties or functions related to quality of care, peer review and with other performance improvement activities as directed. Work Schedule : Monday through Friday, 7:30am to 4:00pm. Telework: Not available Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
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