* Documenting observations, assessments, and changes in patient's condition
* Perform minor procedures such as suturing, splinting, epistaxis management, etc.
* Collaborating with health team members to facilitate positive patient care outcomes
* Ordering appropriate diagnostic tests and treatments
* Determining need for hospitalization at this facility or transferring the patient to another facility
* Individuals who possess good organizational skills which enable completion of work
* Ability to utilize electronic medical record
* Demonstrated ability to assume leadership in a patient centered program
* Ability to establish effective communication with patients, families, visitors and members of the healthcare team
Work Schedule: Rotational tour to include day andevenings shifts,as well as weekends and federal holidays.
Functional Statement Title/#: Physician
Must be proficient in written and spoken English.
Degree of doctor of medicine or an equivalent degree resulting from a course of education in medicine or osteopathic medicine with board certification or board eligible in internal medicine, family practice, or emergency medicine.
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.
Preferred Experience: Emergency Room or Urgent Care Center experience within the past 3 years.
Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religions; spiritual; community; student; social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
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.
Physical Requirements:?, Light lifting(under 15 lbs); Light carrying(under 15 lbs); Straight pulling(1 hr); Pulling hand over hand(1 hr); Pushing(1 hr); Reaching above shoulder; Use of fingers; Both hands required; Walking(10 hrs); Standing(10 hrs); Kneeling(1 hr); Repeated bending(2 hrs); Ability for rapid mental and muscular coordination simultaneously; Near vision correctable at 13" to 16" to Jaeger 1 to 4; Far vision correctable in one eye to 20/20 and to 20/40 in the other; Both eyes required; Ability to distinguish basic colors; Ability to distinguish shades of colors; Hearing(aid permitted); Able to use stethoscope or equivalent; Repetitive computer data entry; Emotional/mental stability; working closely with others. All applicants are required to submit the following supporting document type(s): *Resume
Applicants may also submit the following supporting document type(s),which may not be required for all applicants:
Please use this checklist to ensure you have included other documents required for your application, such as a copy of your transcript (if using education to qualify), documentation to support Veterans Preference claims, or ICTAP/CTAP documentation (for displaced Federal employees). You will not be contacted for additional information.
Veterans' Preference: When applying for Federal Jobs, eligible Veterans should claim preference on the Occupational Questionnaire in the section provided and provide a legible copy of your DD214(s) and/or documentation related to your active duty service which shows dates of service, character of service (honorable, general, etc.), or dates of impending separation. Additionally, disabled veterans and others eligible for 10-point preference (such as widows or mothers of eligible Veterans) must also submit an SF-15 "Application for 10 Point Veterans Preference" with required proof as stated on the form. For more information, please visit http://www.fedshirevets.gov/job/vetpref/index.aspx.
Faxing Applications or Supporting Documents: You are encouraged to apply online. Applying online will allow you to review and track the status of your application. If you are unable to apply online or unable to upload your supporting documents to your online application, follow the directions located at the following site: Fax Options. The Vacancy ID of the job opportunity announcement is 1910582.
NOTE: If you applied online and your application is complete, do not fax the paper application (1203-FX) as this will overwrite your prior online responses and may result in you being found ineligible.