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Physician Psychiatrist Bhip Job in KANSAS CITY, MO

Physician Psychiatrist Bhip Job in KANSAS CITY, MO

Vacancy No. CD-17-ANH-1885464-BU Department Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Salary $215,000.00 to $264,000.00 Grade 15 to 15
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 1/1/2017 Close Date 12/31/2017
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Physician (Psychiatrist - BHIP)

Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration

1 vacancy in the following location:

  • Kansas City, MO
Work Schedule is Full Time - Excepted Service Permanent

Opened Sunday 1/1/2017

Closes Sunday 12/31/2017

  • Salary Range
    $215,000.00 to $264,000.00 / Per Year
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  • Supervisory Status
  • Who May Apply
    This announcement is open to United States Citizens. Non-citizens can only be appointed in the event there are no qualified citizens available.
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Job Overview

Job Overview


Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 1885464

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. How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?

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.

You could be part of an important initiative to provide mental health care for our nations Veterans!

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) will be adding approximately 1,600 mental health clinicians – to include nurses, psychiatrists, psychologists, and social workers as well as nearly 300 support staff to its existing workforce.

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) needs mental health professionals who possess the energy, compassion, and commitment to serve those who serve our Country. Whatever the job title, every position in VA will give you a chance to make a meaningful and personal contribution to the lives of truly special and deserving people - our Veterans.

Working for VA is one of the most emotionally satisfying and professionally rewarding ways to dedicate the best within you to your country's service.

If you are transitioning from the military or a Veteran already, we invite you to explore the benefits of continuing your career at the VA. The VA is committed to hiring Veterans.

The VA is much more than just another employer. It is an honorable, open and welcoming community of those who care. Gratitude is our motivation and service is our mission. The VA has adopted Core Values and Characteristics that apply universally across the Department. The five Core Values define "who we are," our culture, and how we care for Veterans, their families and other beneficiaries. The Values are Integrity, Commitment, Advocacy, Respect and Excellence ("I CARE").

America's Veterans need you!

You may be eligible to apply for the Education Debt Reduction Program. Please contact Human Resources at this medical center and speak with the Education Debt Reduction Program Coordinator for additional information.


This position is in the primary outpatient mental health clinic at KCVA. Join a dynamic, multi-disciplinary outpatient clinic staff who follow a progressive, team-based model of care. The duties include comprehensive initial psychiatric assessments, medication prescribing, ongoing medication monitoring for continuity of care, referral to other medical and mental health services as appropriate, and being an active team member for impaneled patients. Duties also include rotational coverage on evenings/weekends/holidays for the acute inpatient psychiatry ward and the residential substance abuse treatment program, as well as supervision of graduate medical education psychiatry residents both in the clinic and during rotational call. Facility-level committee participation is also encouraged of all staff psychiatrists. Collateral duties may include cross-coverage for peers in the outpatient mental health clinic and mental health assessments in the emergency room. Each clinic team includes a psychiatrist, psychologist, social worker, RN, and administrative clerk. Also available in the clinic are multi-level psychology trainees, neuropsychological testing, a licensed marriage and family therapist, and support from a dedicated outpatient mental health pharmacist. Additional resources available within the broader mental health service line include substance rehabilitation services (both outpatient and residential), compensated work therapy, homeless services, PTSD sub-specialty outpatient services, programs especially designed for Veterans with severe and persistent mental illness, and mental health services integrated within primary care.

Work Schedule: Monday-Friday 1st shift with rotating call. Call will include rotating holidays and weekends.
Functional Statement Title/#:  Physician (BHIP)

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • Yes
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Department Of Veterans Affairs

Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration


Alisha Herzog
Phone: (816)861-4700x53843


VHA Kansas City VAMC
Human Resources Office
4801 Linwood Blvd
Kansas City

Note: We cannot accept applications on behalf of Federal Agencies. Application instructions are listed within the Job Description.

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