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
You Can Make a Difference
Working with the
Veterans Health Administration (VHA) offers an opportunity for a rewarding
health care career serving our nation's Veterans. Your work in this position
will give you the opportunity to serve those who have served our nation. Not
only is it the largest, most technologically advanced integrated health care
system in the nation, but we also provide many other services to Veterans
through the Benefits Administration and National Cemeteries. VA Professionals
feel good about their careers and their ability to balance work and home life.
For more information on the Department of Veterans Affairs, go to http://www.vacareers.va.gov
How would you like to join one of the most
innovative Mental Health teams in the country! Receive the job satisfaction of
providing care to men and women who have defended our nation’s freedom.
Generous Vacation Package
Ten Paid Holidays Per Year
Health & Life Retirement Packages
Malpractice Insurance Premiums
Appointment is contingent upon applicant meeting qualifications and the determination of the Professional Standards Board.
Salary: To be determined by a Compensation Panel of your peers and based on your education, experience, and professional accomplishments.
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.
of Duty: Monday
- Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; if evening and/or Saturday clinics are
established, there may be some coverage required during those times.
Functional Statement Title/#: Psychiatry Physician
Position Location may be one of the following: West Los Angeles Healthcare Center, Sepulveda Ambulatory Care Center, Downtown Los Angeles Ambulatory Care Clinic
Greater Los Angeles HealthCare System (GLA) seeks Board-Eligible and/or
Board-Certified Inpatient and Outpatient Psychiatrists. Candidates will work on
a multidisciplinary team to provide coordinated, integrated, rehabilitative and
restorative mental health care with the goal of helping eligible veterans
achieve and maintain the highest level of functioning and independence. Duties include, but are not limited to:
*Diagnose and treat a wide variety of severe mental and substance use
disorders and be familiar with recovery-oriented principles.
*Teach a variety of trainees and must be eligible for a faculty
*Provide clinical services in a virtual modality. Virtual
modality includes video telehealth, patient/provider secure messaging,
telephone visits, and remote review of electronically forwarded medical
degree of use will be determined on a case-by-case basis.
*Provide comprehensive Mental
Health evaluation and treatment for all Veterans seeking care in Los Angeles County.
*Deliver Mental Health integrated services in
conjunction with nurse care-managers, psychologists, social workers, and
physicians in Primary Care.
*Participate in Process Improvement/Quality Assurance projects and other administrative duties as assigned.