Physician - Hospitalist

Beckley, WV 25801

Specialty Hospitalist
Profession Physician

Beckley VA Medical Center is committed to serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans.

 HOSPITALIST

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 Hospitalist the possibilities’ are endless! We are seeking Hospitalists to provide the most effective delivery of patient care services throughout the Beckley VA Medical Center. 

Major Duties/Responsibilities

  • Perform the primary clinical duties of a Hospitalist in a 25 patient beds and 5 ICU bed

  • Average 10 patients and 10 hours shift.

  • NO night shift – MOD covers evenings

  • Support of three mid-levels

  • Work closely with medical and surgical consultants and primary care physicians to ensure that inpatients receive continuous, high-quality care. 

 

Tour of Duty: Available to work rotating twelve (10) and/or eight (8) hour shifts; however, subject to change, depending on the needs. 

 

  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

  • Unrestricted MD.DO license (practice with any current and unrestricted state license).  

     

    Preferred Candidate: Hospitalist with recent/relevant experience who is energetic, intelligent, professional who interacts well with Veterans and staff.

  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.

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.

 

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!