PHYSICIAN - PRIMARY CARE
Company: US Department of Veterans Affairs
Posted on: May 9, 2020
Education and length of practice will be considered through a
formal pay-setting process in determining the final compensable
salary (Base Pay + Market Pay).
A recruitment/relocation incentive may be authorized for a highly
Non-Citizens may apply and can be appointed when it's not possible
to recruit qualified citizens for the position.Note: Only education
or degrees recognized by the U.S. Department of Education from
accredited colleges, universities, schools, or institutions may be
used to qualify for Federal employment. You can verify your
education here: http://ope.ed.gov/accreditation/. If you are using
foreign education to meet qualification requirements, you must send
a Certificate of Foreign Equivalency with your transcript in order
to receive credit for that education. For further information,
position is eligible for the Education Debt Reduction Program
(EDRP), a student loan reimbursement program. If selected for this
position, you must meet specific individual eligibility
requirements and submit your application within four months of
appointment. The final award amount and eligibility period (one to
five years) is determined by the VHA Education Loan Repayment
Services office. Please contact VHAMIWEDRP@va.gov for more
The focus of a Primary Care physician at the Green Bay or Appleton
VA CBOC is the provision of general medical care and long term care
for veteran patients in a manner which is reflective of good
clinical judgment, medical knowledge, clinical skills (medical
interviewing, physical examination, and procedural skills),
humanistic qualities and professionalism.
Work Schedule: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm, Monday - Friday
Financial Disclosure Report: Not requiredTo qualify for this
position, applicants must meet all requirements by the closing date
of this announcement, 07/30/2020.
- United States Citizenship: Non-citizens may only be appointed
when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance
with VA Policy.
- Degree of doctor of medicine or an equivalent degree resulting
from a course of education in medicine or osteopathic medicine. The
degree must have been obtained from one of the schools approved by
the Department of Veterans Affairs for the year in which the course
of study was completed.
- Current, full and unrestricted license to practice medicine or
surgery in a State, Territory, or Commonwealth of the United
States, or in the District of Columbia.
- Completion of residency training, or its equivalent, approved
by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs in an accredited core
specialty training program leading to eligibility for board
- Proficiency in spoken and written English.
- Physical requirements outlined below.
- Board certified/eligible
Reference: VA Regulations, specifically VA Handbook 5005, Part II,
Appendix G-2 Physician Qualification Standard. This can be found in
the local Human Resources Office.
Physical Requirements: Walking, bending, stooping, and some lifting
in the direct care of patients. There may also be extended periods
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