Physician - Emergency Medicine

Beckley, WV 25801

Specialty Emergency Medicine
Profession Physician

EMERGENCY MEDICINE PHYSICIAN, BEAUTIFUL BECKLEY VA MEDICAL CENTER

1 license/50 States - 49 days paid time off annually - No Overhead or Insurance Company’s to deal with! Practice Pure Medicine

 

As a VA Physician your opportunities are endless! Enjoy living in ‘Wild and Wonderful’ West Virginia, one of the nation’s most beautiful, natural playgrounds - Beckley, West Virginia! We have it all, beautiful mountains, streams, lakes - truly an outdoor adventure for each season of the year. Enjoy the golfing, biking, hiking, fishing and camping opportunities. Visit the nearby White Sulphur Springs, home of The Greenbrier PGA Classic Tour offering world-class recreational opportunities or the local ‘Resort at Glade Springs,’ a full-service resort offering 3 championship golf courses.

 

The Beckley VA Medical Center is seeking an Emergency Department Physician. This wonderful opportunity allows you to provide treatment to Veterans in that the Emergency Department.

  • Recognize and treat life-threatening conditions

·         Resuscitate or stabilize patients and refer them, as necessary, to the appropriate medical specialist(s) or department(s), or for hospitalization. 

·         Work effectively as part of a team, with other physicians and other members of the emergency room staff.

·         Maintain current emergency medicine knowledge and skills through independent study and continuing medical education (CME) activities.

 

Work schedule: Will work a flexible tour of duty in order to accommodate patient care needs.  Compressed shifts available – 12 hours; generally seven 12-Hour shifts that rotate through evenings, weekend and Holidays as ED staffing requires.

 

  Veteran Affairs Physicians practice medicine more and spend less time on business tasks. Enjoy an environment that supports an interdisciplinary care team approach that delivers state-of-the-art medicine using some of the most advanced medical techniques and technologies in the Nation. No dealing with insurance company’s and no overhead. Practice pure medicine.

 

Requirements: •U.S. Citizen         

Board certified/board eligible Internal Medicine/Family Practice; Emergency Medicine Physician or experience Physicians with ED experience. •Unrestricted MD.DO license (practice with any current and unrestricted state license).  

Let me invite you to send your CV and discuss this exciting opportunity:

Interested: Forward your C.V. to terrance.anderson@va.gov

 Benefits: Working for the Department of Veteran Affairs offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes, in part:

49 days paid time off annually including

26 days paid vacation

13 days of sick leave; 10 paid holidays

5 Days paid absence to attend approved CME courses (subject to budget availability)

•up to 5% matching funds on your 401(k); on average, federal government pays 75% of your premium on your health care insurance; possible annual performance bonus of 7.5% up to a max $15,000 annually; VA contributes 9.6% of your salary toward federal retirement; and you do not have to pay a penny for malpractice insurance because you are covered by the federal government if a claim arises.

VA Total Compensation: VA physicians enjoy all the above mentioned benefits which increase total compensation by an average of 39% over your annual salary.

Medical License:  A clean, valid medical license from any US State or Territory is all that is required to practice medicine in a VA Federal Hospital anywhere in the nation.

Salaries: VA Physician salaries are determined by a compensation panel of physicians at the facility where you practice medicine. VA salaries are very competitive and are based on physician salaries of the local market, your experience and credentials as a physician.

Job Satisfaction: VA Physicians enjoy the luxury of practicing medicine with the latest technologies and do so with no overhead costs, staff to pay, no rent on a building and no filing insurance claims. A 40 hour work week makes this a dream job for a physician with lots of time off for family and friends.

Beckley is conveniently located off of Interstate 77 and I-64 and the Raleigh County Memorial Airport offers daily scheduled flights to other cities. We have it all; rural retreats and country culture, steep hills and deep valleys, scenic vistas, serene retreats, and serious adventure! This is Almost Heaven!