Department Of Veterans Affairs Madison , WI 53706
This position is a Supervisory Physician with occasional travel for coverage to at our Community Based Outpatient Clinics.
Position is located at West Clinic but covers West, Central, Baraboo, and Beaver Dam.
Learn more about this agency
Vacancy exists for a Supervisory Physician Primary Care Provider located at the William Middleton VA Medical Center, Madison, WI. This position is located in the West Clinic with travel to Beaver Dam CBOC and Baraboo CBOC. Provider leads multidisciplinary health care team, collaborating with other members of the team to provide medical care to veterans. 25% of duties will be comprised of administrative duties. The physician is expected to demonstrate advanced competencies and skills in assessing the physical and psychosocial status of men and women patients, plan an active role in the multidisciplinary Patient Aligned Care Team, promote preventive health measures, manage the acute and chronic conditions of his/her assigned panel of patients and those patients assigned to other team members when circumstances require. Provide comprehensive assessment, diagnostic work-up and clinic intervention, including comprehensive patient assessment, health history, physical examinations, and patient education to veterans in the Primary Care Team setting. Functions as an integral part of a Primary Care Patient Aligned Care Team to coordinate, facilitate, and provide patient care and services. Order and evaluate diagnostic tests as appropriate, recommend treatment and/or referral. Establish and coordinate a plan of care related to patients identified problems. Validate the effectiveness of previously implemented medical treatment. Record/document health appraisal information, clinical assessments, treatment decisions, plan of care, ongoing management and therapeutic outcomes. Recording will be accomplished using the electronic comprehensive patient record system (CPRS), and will be completed on the day of the encounter. Follow Performance Measure guidelines. Work efficiently with patients, families, members of the multidisciplinary team, and other facility staff. This position is for a float provider and will require some travel to the Baraboo, Beaver Dam and Madison facilities to provide coverage for staffing shortages.
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday - may include some some evenings, weekends and holidays
Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
25% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position.
Job family (Series)
0602 Medical Officer
HelpRequirements Conditions of Employment
United States Citizenship Required; non-citizens may only be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy
Designated and/or random drug testing required
Selective Service Registration is required for males born after 12/31/1959
You may be required to serve a probationary period
Subject to a background/security investigation
Must be proficient in written and spoken English
Selected applicants will be required to complete an online onboarding process
Must pass pre-employment physical examination
This position is not suitable for telework.
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.
Physical requirements outlined below.
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.
Walking, bending, stooping, and some lifting in the direct care of patients. There may also be extended periods of sitting.
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, visit: http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ous/international/usnei/us/edlite-visitus-forrecog.html.