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Physician Psychiatrist Satp Part Time Job in TEMPLE, TX

Physician Psychiatrist Satp Part Time Job in TEMPLE, TX

Vacancy No. AG3817030-Cro-1828874-BU Department Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Salary $100,957.00 to $292,000.00 Grade 00 to 00
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Part-time
Open Date 10/25/2016 Close Date 10/24/2017
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Physician (Psychiatrist, SATP) -- Part-Time

Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration

1 vacancy in the following location:

  • Temple, TX
Work Schedule is Part Time 40 hours - Excepted Service Permanent

Opened Tuesday 10/25/2016

Closes Tuesday 10/24/2017

  • Salary Range
    $100,957.00 to $292,000.00 / Per Year
  • Series & Grade
  • Supervisory Status
  • Who May Apply
    Current, permanent CTVHCS employees; Current, permanent VA employees; Current, permanent Federal employees; U.S. Citizens (Noncitizens may be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens)
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Job Overview

Job Overview


Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 1828874

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.

The Central Texas Veterans Health Care System (CTVHCS), is comprised of two large Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) medical centers located in Temple and Waco, a large stand-alone multi-specialty outpatient clinic in Austin, four outpatient clinics located in Brownwood, Bryan/College Station, Cedar Park, and Palestine plus a rural outreach clinic in La Grange.

CTVHCS has affiliation agreements with Texas A&M College of Medicine/Baylor-Scott and White Healthcare System, the University of Texas Southwestern/Seton Healthcare Network, and the Texas Department of State Health Services. More than 250 Residents and Fellows are trained annually at CTHVCS, plus more than 200 medical students per year. Over 100 CTVHCS medical staff have faculty appointments with Texas A&M College of Medicine.

Recruitment/Relocation Incentive may be authorized.

VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply.  The health related positions in VA are covered by Title 38, and are not covered by the Schedule A excepted appointment authority.

The incumbent for this position may be eligible to apply for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP).  Eligibility to apply for the EDRP is based on position eligibility, qualifying student loan debt, and availability of funds.  Please contact Human Resources at this medical center and speak with the Education Debt Reduction Program Coordinator for additional information.

This position has been identified as part of the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 (VACAA), also known as the "Choice Act".

Recruitment/Relocation incentive may be authorized. 

**Position is open until filled**

This is an open continuous announcement which will remain open until 10/24/2017. This vacancy has multiple cut-off dates, with the 1st Cut-off date being 11/9/2016 and subsequent cut-offs every 14 days.  Management retains the right to make additional selections as positions become available.


This position is part-time, 20 hours per week. The annual salary will be prorated based on the number of hours worked.

The incumbent will be assigned to the Mental Health and Behavioral Medicine (MH&BM) Service, and may provide psychiatric services to patients seeking treatment in the Primary Care Behavioral Health Clinic (Primary Care-Mental Health Integration) outpatient General Mental Health Services and provide support for the Consult/Liaison and SATP ambulatory Detox patients in Temple. The primary responsibilities will be the diagnostic assessment, medication management, and coordination of care for individuals with co-occurring disorders and serious mental illnesses, including Major Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Schizophrenia, SUD and PTSD. The skills preferred: knowledge, training or interest in the diagnosis and treatment of SUDs, including interest in, or familiarity with use of buprenorphine in the treatment of opioid use disorder, naltrexone for the treatment of alcohol use disorder and ambulatory detoxification of mild alcohol withdrawal. Duties include but are not limited to:

·      The incumbent will facilitate transfers to the Waco Inpatient Psychiatry Unit for those Veterans

      requiring acute psychiatric hospitalization. 

·      Research opportunities are available and encouraged. It will be expected that the incumbent

      will support research and training activities including those at the Center of Excellence.  

·      The incumbent will perform teaching activities and supervision of Medical Education residents and

      medical students, as available.  

·      The incumbent will maintain an academic pursue appointment with the Texas A&M Health Science

      Center College of Medicine Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Science.  

·      The incumbent will provide collaborative support to Pharmacy Doctorate level prescribers and

      residents, as assigned. 

·      The incumbent will provide collaborative support for Advanced Practice Nurses, as assigned. 

·      Interest and expertise in management of psychiatric emergencies and provision of both

      pharmacotherapy and psychotherapy is preferred 

·      Board certification is preferred.

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No
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Department Of Veterans Affairs

Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration


Carmen Roman
Phone: (254)743-2448


Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration

Fax: (478)757-3144

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

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