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Psychiatrist Job in TUCSON, AZ

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Location:
TUCSON, AZ
Date:
02/19/2018
2018-02-192018-03-20
Job Code:
CBAH-10138343-18-EY-BU
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Psychiatrist Job in TUCSON, AZ

Psychiatrist Job in TUCSON, AZ

Vacancy No. CBAH-10138343-18-EY-BU Department Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Salary $240,000.00 to $250,000.00 Grade 15 to 15
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 2/9/2018 Close Date 4/9/2018
Who may apply Public
Locations:
TUCSON, AZ

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)

Overview

  • Open & closing dates

    02/09/2018 to 04/09/2018

  • Salary

    $240,000 to $250,000 per year

  • Pay scale & grade

    VM 15

  • Work schedule

    Full-Time

  • Appointment type

    Permanent

Location

4 vacancies in the following location:

Relocation expenses reimbursed

No

Announcement number

CBAH-10138343-18-EY-BU

Control number

491121900

  • Duties

    Duties

    Summary

    Dedicated to Patient-Centered Care, the Southern Arizona VA Healthcare System (SAVAHCS) is a state of the art network of health care facilities throughout Southern Arizona comprised of the medical center in Tucson, Arizona and seven Community Based Outpatient Clinics in Casa Grande, Green Valley, Safford, Sierra Vista, Yuma, Northwest and Southeast Tucson. Through an environment of compassion, education, and research, SAVAHCS is a national model of clinical and organizational excellence.

    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?

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

    As a VA physician, your opportunities are endless. With many openings in the multiple functions of VA, you will have a wide range of opportunities at your fingertips. 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 encourages persons with disabilities to apply.

    VA professionals feel good about their careers and their ability to balance work and home life. VA offers generous paid time off and a variety of predictable and flexible scheduling opportunities. For more information on the Department of Veterans Affairs, go to http://www.vacareers.va.gov/.

    The Southern Arizona VA Health Care System honors America's Veterans by providing exceptional health care that improves their health and well-being.

    We expect members of the SAVAHCS team to continually meet the VISN 22 Quality Standards.
    Safety: SAFETY comes first!
    Kindness: Treat Veterans, families, guests and SAVAHCS team members with compassion, respect and dignity.
    Performance Excellence: Give your personal best and strive to "exceed expectations."
    Presentation: Demonstrate professionalism, positive attitude and passion.
    Stewardship: Accept responsibility for the duties entrusted to you, maintain the environment and support the SAVAHCS tradition of exceptional health care.

    Learn more about this agency

    Responsibilities

    The Southern Arizona VA Health Care System (SAVAHCS) is the principal teaching affiliate of the University of Arizona Colleges of Medicine, Nursing, and Pharmacy. Medical students, residents, and fellows train at our facility. The selected candidate must also be eligible for a facultyn appointment with the University of Arizona. The SAVAHCS is a tertiary care facility providing a full range of clinical services including cardiac surgery and neurosurgery. The SAVAHCS is a flagship quality provider within the VA and was a 2012 winner of the prestigious Robert W. Carey Performance Excellence Award.

    The SAVAHCS offers a beautiful 150-acre campus with a full range of medical and mental health services for Veterans, including a 31-bed inpatient psychiatry unit, a 25-bed mental health residential rehabilitation program, intensive outpatient programs, homeless programs, and more. Tucson is a great place to live for families, people who enjoy outdoor activities (hiking, cycling, running, etc.) and those who enjoy rich culture and an affiliation with a world class University. Tucson truly is a city with a friendly, small-town feel.

    As a SAVAHCS psychiatrist you will provide care to Veterans with mental health disorders as part of an integrated team of psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, nurses, and clinical pharmacists. Our psychiatrists have an assigned Care Coordinator who triages walk-in patients, answers patient phone calls, and serves as a physician extender as appropriate. Intakes are scheduled for 60 minutes, follow ups are 30 minutes. Our psychiatrists are scheduled for 6 clinical hours per day. Call is limited to 3-4 weeks per year of home call (psychiatry resident is first call) and in-house rounding on the weekend. Weekend days are compensated by having weekdays off. Alternative working conditions, such as telework and compressed tours will be considered. Teaching opportunities with the University of Arizona Medical School are available.

    Preferred Experience: Board Eligible or Board Certified in Psychiatry

    Clinical contact: Dr. Lucretia Vaughan (520)792-1450 ext. 1792 or e-mail Lucretia.vaughan@va.gov

    Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not Required

    Federal Benefits for Full-Time Physicians:

    • 26 days paid vacation per year
    • 13 days sick leave per year
    • 10 paid holidays
    • 15 days military leave per year for active reservists and National Guard
    • Health and Life Insurance (may elect coverage into retirement)
    • Pay for performance up to an amount equal to 7.5% of annual pay up to $15,000
    • Authorized Absence for Continuing Medical Education
    • Liability protection for Federal Employees
    • Retirement - Federal Annuity Plan
    • Thrift Savings Plan (TSP-tax deferred savings plan)

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be invited to occasionally travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    US Citizens and Non-Citizens

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

  • Job family (Series)

    0602 Medical Officer

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