Psychiatrist Needed - San Antonio, TX VA - 54 Days PTO & Up to 200K Student Loan Repayment

San Antonio, TX

full-time
Outpatient

San Antonio Veterans Center

Department of Veterans Affairs - Medicine

The Audie L. Murphy Memorial Veterans Hospital in San Antonio, TX is seeking a Psychiatrist for full-time employment.

The Psychiatry Service staff physician is responsible for providing primary, secondary, and tertiary care in both hospitalized and outpatient settings, identifying the patient's mental and medical health problems and designing diagnostic and therapeutic plans to meet these needs.

As required, the physician will provide: consultations throughout the medical center; compensation and pension examinations; and tele-mental health assessments and treatment.

Tele-mental health assessments and treatment may be provided by telework. Participate in staff meetings, hospital committees, and peer review process. Clinical Management including indirect patient care: accurate and timely open encounter & open consult management, adheres to CPRS documentation rules and requirements and to clinic procedures for patient scheduling & access. Facilitates clinic staff productivity; oversight of relevant performance measures; and participates in the development of the new focus on the Patient Centric Care, Utilization Management, and Patient Safety initiatives, and process improvements (system redesign).

Normal Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 am- 4:30 pm

Key Requirements:

  • U.S. Citizenship.
  • Board Certification/Eligibility
  • Must have full and unrestricted license to practice medicine in ANY U.S. State.

About Department of Veterans Affairs - Medicine

More than 6.3 million Veterans and their families turn to us for care every year, and it is our duty to provide them with the best health care available. Our team of 250,000 full-time employees and 90,000 health professional trainees work together on interdisciplinary care teams to deliver critical services to our Nation’s Veterans.From Iraqi Freedom service members to those who survived WWII, our Veterans need us. We renewed our focus on increasing access to care by beginning one of our largest hiring initiatives ever.With challenging cases and advanced equipment, VA offers careers for physicians and nurses at all acuity levels, from primary care to subspecialties. Our interdisciplinary careers offer growth opportunities for mental health and rehabilitative service providers. Find out what VA can offer you.


Posted February 25, 2021