Psychologists and Neuropsychologist - VA Illiana Health Care System (Danville, Illinois)
VA Illiana Health Care System
Location: Danville, Illinois
Type: Full Time
Hospital, Public and Private
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VA Illiana Health Care System (Danville, Illinois)
Seeking Psychologists and Neuropsychologist
1 license/50 States- 49 days paid time off annually! NO weekends
NO malpractice or insurance to deal with. Great work-life balance
The VA Illiana Health Care System (Danville, Illinois) seeks an APA-certified Neuropsychologist and a Psychologist to care for Veterans. Psychology openings include Psychosocial Rehabilitation treatment Program, Behavioral Health Interdisciplinary Program, and our Primary Care Mental Health Integration opportunity.
Work in a collegial, competent, and staffed mental health department. Danville VA Medical Center has an academic affiliation with nearby universities. In addition, the facility offers a psychology internship program where you may train the trainees and allow them to assist in the care and treatment of Veterans. No weekends, however, if you decide to you shall be compensated. Neuropsychologist – look forward to working with psychology technicians in the department as well.
Benefits: Working for the Department of Veteran Affairs offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes, in part:
49 days paid time off annually including 26 days paid vacation;13 days of sick leave; 10 paid holidays
5 Days paid absence to attend approved CME courses (subject to budget availability)
up to 5%, matching funds on your 401k VA Total Compensation: VA psychologists enjoy all the above-mentioned benefits which increase total compensation by an average of 39% over your annual salary.
Medical License: A clean, valid medical license from any US State or Territory is all that is required to practice medicine in a VA Federal Hospital anywhere in the nation.
Job Satisfaction: VA Psychologists enjoy the luxury of practicing medicine with the latest technologies and do so with no overhead costs, staff to pay, no rent on a building, and no filing insurance claims. A 40-hour workweek makes this a dream job for a physician with lots of time off for family and friends.
Would you like to limit your commute? How about living in a small town with access to three large cities, one of which is only 90 miles away. Danville offers all of this. We are 120 miles south of Chicago home of the - White Sox, Cubs, Bulls, Bears; Aquarium and Field Museum; Navy Pier; Rush Street and Michigan Avenue; and American Girl Place, etc. We are 210 miles from St. Louis home to the St. Louis Cardinals, St. Louis Zoo, St. Louis Arch, etc. We are 90 miles West of Indianapolis home to the Indy 500, Allstate 400, Indianapolis Colts, Indiana Pacers, Indiana State Fair, and Indianapolis Zoo. Champaign-Urbana just 35 miles away offers colleges - University of Illinois and Parkland College, fine dining, apple orchards, shopping, etc. Danville offers canoeing, hiking, camping, low-cost housing, public and private schools, a variety of restaurants, parks, golf courses, and shopping.
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.