Seeking Primary Care Physicians (Internal Medicine or Family Medicine)
VA Boston Healthcare System – Veterans Health Administration
You are invited to consider joining our team to care for veterans in and around the Boston Area. You must be BE or BC in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine and comfortable with team based care in a small setting with a complex patient population. Three years practice experience with both male and female patients is preferred. You should be comfortable working with Nurse Practitioners in a small setting where you’ll provide primary care to 14-16 patients per day, Monday through Friday and have no call responsibilities. Panel size is approximately 1200 patients.
Primary care at VA Boston is being redesigned to provide proactive, personalized and patient-driven care to optimize health status and to promote healthy living.
Openings are for a Primary Care Physician Floater position covering all Boston area Community Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOC) at the Boston VA and Primary Care openings at the Plymouth, MA, and Quincy, MA CBOCs.
Discover what it’s like to enjoy the professional and personal satisfaction of caring for veterans in an exciting location while enjoying a work/life balance that is increasingly rare in today’s healthcare environment. You'll find the VA has a lot to offer, including the unmatched satisfaction you'll get from caring for those who have served our country and, in addition to competitive pay and liability protection, you’ll also enjoy a robust benefits plan.
Work hours: 8am-4:30pm Monday-Friday
Salary Range: $180,000 to $225,000 per year
Recruitment/Relocation Incentive is available for these positions
Selected candidate may be eligible for student loan repayment through the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP). Participation is based on funds availability.
If interested in learning more information about this position, please email an updated CV to email@example.com or call Sam Wright at 334-294-6130.
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 certification
Proficiency in spoken and written English
All applicants must meet physical requirements established for this position
Internal Number: 1
About Department of Veterans Affairs
More than 6.3 million Veterans and their families turn to us for care every year, and it is our duty to provide them with the best health care available. Our team of 250,000 full-time employees and 90,000 health professional trainees work together on interdisciplinary care teams to deliver critical services to our Nation’s Veterans. From Iraqi Freedom service members to those who survived WWII, our Veterans need us. We renewed our focus on increasing access to care by beginning one of our largest hiring initiatives ever. With challenging cases and advanced equipment, VA offers careers for physicians and nurses at all acuity levels, from primary care to subspecialties. Our interdisciplinary careers offer growth opportunities for mental health and rehabilitative service providers.