Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 1816356
Fayetteville is a rapidly growing community with an excellent school system and is located in Southeastern NC along the I-95 corridor. Fayetteville is about 1.5 hours from superb Atlantic Coast Beaches, 3-4 hours from scenic mountains and skiing resorts, and about one hour from the capitol city of Raleigh. Fayetteville Regional Airport along with I-95 offers many destination choices for travelers. There are numerous parks, lakes, cultural activities and festivals, award-winning golf courses, first-rate restaurants, and multiple entertainment venues including sporting events, concerts, theaters and museums including the multi-million dollar Airborne & Special Operations Museum honoring our military neighbors at Fort Bragg.
This is an open continuous announcement until filled. Applications will be considered as received. Salary to be determined by a compensation panel and will commensurate with education and experience.
RECRUITMENT INCENTIVE MAY BE AUTHORIZED
PERMANENT CHANGE OF STATION (PCS)/RELOCATION IS NOT AUTHORIZED
APPRAISED VALUE OFFER (AVO) IS NOT AUTHORIZED
*May be eligible to apply for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP) based on the availability of funds.
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 CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE
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/.
VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply.
The Fayetteville VA Medical Center is looking for full-time Physicians Board Certified/Board Eligible in Psychiatry to serve as Psychiatrists providing care to our veterans. Incumbent must be skilled in the management of a patient's mental needs or sub specialty evaluation and treatment. Responsible for carrying an outpatient workload along with administrative and professional responsibilities. Conducts history, physical exams and mental status exams. Completes assessments and formulates diagnosis. Develops and presents treatment plans to the multidisciplinary team. Orders all lab and radiological assessments. Performs psychotherapy and pharmacotherapy as indicated in the treatment plan. Maintains effective and up-to-date documentation of patient encounters. The incumbent will be involved in the training of Psychiatry residents and obtaining academic appointment at East Carolina University, Brody School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatric Medicine. Performs other duties as assigned within their scope of practice.
Work Schedule: Full-time, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm (Alternate Tour of duty may be required to include evening hours and weekends)
- Occasional Travel
- May be required within the city of Fayetteville