Seeking candidates with a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and patient care. The Washington D.C. VAMC has a close relationship with our academic affiliate, the George Washington University and serves as a clinical rotation for emergency medicine, internal medicine, family medicine and other specialties. The position offers a great work-life balance with a manageable workload with opportunity to contribute to and grow the department with your field of expertise.
The Emergency Medicine Physician will work within his/her privileges at all times and is expected to maintain current knowledge and skills. She/he is expected to maintain good diagnostic, judgmental and therapeutic acumen. Alternative collateral duties may include, but not all inclusive, non-clinical functions pertaining to department meetings, chart reviews and quality projects. Typically, these duties are designated at the time of joining but may be assigned in the course of employment in response to new initiatives. Ensures a safe work environment and employee safe work habits.
Assistance with payment of medical school loans (up to $200,000) over a 5- year period!
- 1 license valid in all 50 states
- 49 days of annual paid time off: 26 days paid vacation;13 days paid sick leave; 10 paid
- Predictable work schedules and a focus on quality rather than volume.
- Sports for every season! From the Capitals to the Wizards, the Redskins to the World Series
- Cuisine chic to please all appetites and budgets! Chic cafes, hipster bars, farmers markets and
celebrity chef-run experiences!
- 4 seasons including snow, but it never gets too cold and summers are fairly mild.
VA boasts a comprehensive compensation and benefits package: Paid Time-Off, Professional/Personal Insurance Coverages, Federal Retirement Plan AND separate 401K, CME, AND MUCH MORE!
Department of Veterans Affairs offers Veterans the largest, most technologically advanced integrated health care system in the United States. We operate more than 1,400 sites of care, including 153 medical centers, 909 ambulatory and community-based outpatient clinics, 135 nursing homes, 232 Veterans centers, 47 readjustment counseling centers, and 108 comprehensive home-care programs, across all 50 states.
If interested, please e-mail your CV to Kendra.Wilson-Hudson@va.gov or call (281) 928-4995