Sign on bonus and up to $120,000 for payment of outstandingmedical school loans
I invite you to consider the Department of VeteransAffairs as your next practice of choice. Your current license allows you to practice at any Veterans Affairs facility.
We are seeking two outpatient Psychiatrists at theVeterans Affairs Medical Center in Bath, NY. You will perform clinical, outpatient psychiatric duties while collaborating with an interdisciplinary clinical team (Psychiatrists,Psychologists, Social Workers, Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, etc.)in the delivery of services related to mental health treatments. You will be providing psychiatry care, in an outpatient setting, for patients with avariety of mental health disorders such as PTSD, anxiety, mood, psychotic,substance use, and cognitive disorders. In addition to conducting routine psychiatric evaluations of new andestablished patients, you will provide medication management and treatment planning. As a member of this team, you will be responsible for providingtele-psychiatry care to Veterans in outlying areas.
You will also provide care to a diverse and complexrange of treatment to veterans with psychiatric and substance abuse disordersin our Residential Rehabilitation Treatment Program. Other responsibilitiesinclude monitoring clinical response to treatment; adjusting level of care asnecessary; counseling and psychotherapy and using individual, group, couple, orfamily approaches as dictated by patient's need.
VA physicians practice medicine more and spend lesstime on business tasks. Enjoy an environment that supports an interdisciplinarycare team approach that delivers state-of-the-art medicine using some of the most advanced medical techniques and technologies in the Nation. Plus, VAoffers an unparalleled variety of practice options in research, academia, andadministration. Enjoy a superb quality of life. VA ensures and encourages ahealthy work/life balance and does so through predictable scheduling, reducedpaperwork, the elimination of billing hassles, and lifting the burden ofliability coverage. Our physicians do so by using their generous vacation/personal leave. Unbeatable federal benefits package.
Interested candidates should e-mail their CV. Hope to hear from you soon!