This position is eligible for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP), a student loan payment reimbursement program. You must meet specific individual eligibility requirements in accordance with VHA policy and submit your EDRP application within four months of appointment. Approval, award amount (up to $200,000) and eligibility period (one to five years) are determined by the VHA Education Loan Repayment Services program office after complete review of the EDRP application. Learn more This is a flex provider position that will provide coverage for scheduled and walk-in patients, coverage during planned absences and call-ins as well as surrogate support for view alerts. Duties include but are not limited to: Providing comprehensive outpatient care for a panel of adult patients through a Patient Aligned Care Team (PACT) Model, also utilizing Tele-health as a resource of providing care. Serves as a provider who is highly skilled in the management of a patient's primary care needs or sub specialty evaluation and treatment; Responsible to contribute to the achievement of quality of care standards, efficiency, process improvement and patient satisfaction; Writes orders for diagnostic testing, prescribes medications and consultation to specialty services utilizing VA patient care applications. The incumbent is expected to practice in accordance with professional standards, values, and with a commitment to service excellence. This position reports to the Associate Chief of Staff - Primary Care and Community Medicine - James H. Quillen VA Medical Center. Clinical Precepting for Mid-Level Practitioners Work Schedule: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Monday-Friday) Financial Disclosure Report: Required
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.