Physiatry Opportunity, Pineville, LA, the 'Heart of Louisiana'
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Location: Pineville, Louisiana
Type: Full Time
Salary: $238,000 - $270,000
Health Care System
Annual performance bonus up to an additional $15K per year
Health, Dental & Vision Insurance
Malpractice: Liability protection with tail coverage provided
26 days paid vacation; 13 days paid sick time per year w/unlimited carry over; 11 paid holidays
Federal Retirement Plan
Separate 401K with partial agency match
Possible $1,000 per year reimbursement for CME’s (must be full-time with board certification)
This position is eligible for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP), if approved
Relocation may be authorized for highly qualified candidates
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 91593797
The Alexandria VA Medical Center in Alexandria/Pineville, LA, is seeking a compassionate, full-time, BC, MD/DO Physiatrist to work in our PM&R Service. Alexandria/Pineville is known as the 'Heart of Louisiana'. National Geographic Traveler ranks Alexandria as one of America's top ten "wilderness towns" because of its incredible access to the one of the country's most beautiful and expansive national forests. Candidates must be highly motivated, team-oriented, and committed to the care and exceptional health of our Veterans. The Alexandria VA Medical Center is fully dedicated to providing top-quality medical care by serving and honoring America’s Veterans.
Highlights of this position include:
Work Schedule: Mon-Fri, 7:30am-4:30pm. NO CALL
80% Clinic; 10% Administrative; 10% Education
Provide high level of care to Veterans with acute/chronic pain in ambulatory, hospital, or Community Living Center setting
Manage both medical and procedural based pain care, including MAT (suboxone)
Regularly attends PM&R Service, and medical staff meetings, Pain Management member
Supervise, teach, and coordinate teaching activities for PM& R related programs
The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,298 health care facilities, including 171 medical centers and 1,113 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year. The VA Martinsburg Healthcare System offers a wide range of health, support, and facility services for Veterans at 8 locations serving western Maryland, south-central Pennsylvania, northwest Virginia, and West Virginia’s eastern panhandle. Primary Care services are offered at the following locations. Martinsburg WV, Hagerstown MD, Cumberland MD, Franklin WV, Harrisonburg VA, Petersburg WV and Winchester VA.
OUR MISSION: To fulfill President Lincoln's promise – "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan" – by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans.
Physicians interested in caring for our America's Veterans and their families, email Nicole.Carey@va.gov or call 304-620-4354.