Physician-Rheumatologist Job in Amarillo, Texas – Department of Veterans Affairs



The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in locations across the country. Below you’ll find a Qualification Summary for an active, open job listing from the Department of Veterans Affairs. The opening is for a Physician-Rheumatologist in Amarillo, Texas Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!

Physician-Rheumatologist – Amarillo, Texas
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs
Job ID: 26899
Start Date: 12/21/2018
End Date: 09/30/2019

Qualification Summary
Basic Requirements: 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. Preferred Experience: Board Certified Rheumotogist Physician who has experience working with inpatient and outpatient settings and also participating in teaching of residents and students. References: 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: This position will require walking, standing, repeated bending for up to 7 hours. Pushing for up to 4 hours. Heavy lifting and carrying, 45 pounds and over. The use of both hands and legs and are required. Must be able to reach above the shoulder with the ability to distinguish shades of colors. Physicians should be physically and mentally capable to perform the duties of this position.

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