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- Psychiatrist Outpatient in Fort Knox, Kentucky Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!
Physician- Psychiatrist Outpatient – Fort Knox, Kentucky
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs
Job ID: 172746Start Date: 11/29/2019End Date: 09/30/2020
The individual must qualify to perform duties as a physician, have completed an accredited residency and/or possess experience which has qualified the individual to perform general duties and some specialized functions and procedures without supervision. Staff physicians may also include attendings who train physician residents assigned in facilities with residency training programs, and consultants who are capable of giving authoritative views and opinions on subjects in their field of medicine. 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 or Board Eligible Psychiatrist Experience providing care via telehealth. Experience providing medically assisted treatment of Opiate Use Disorders 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: Near vision correctable at 13″ to 16″ to Jaeger 1 to 4; Far vision correctable in one eye to 20/20 and in 20/40 in the other; Hearing (aid permitted)]; Other: See well to document behavior; See well enough to view patients over video cam; Hear well enough to understand and carry on a conversation; Sit for long periods; Use computer and keyboard.
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