Physician - Medical Director

Martinsburg, WV 25405

Specialty Medical Director
Profession Physician

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

MEDICAL DIRECTOR (CHIEF OF STAFF)  

                     Martinsburg VA Medical Center

 

1 License from any state / up to 49 days off’ annually

 

Recruitment/Relocation Incentives is Authorized

 

  Martinsburg, WV is a picturesque, historic community within an hour away from Washington D.C. and less than 90 minutes from Baltimore, Maryland metropolitan areas, yet offers the serenity of small town living. Our opportunity is nestled in a community which offers family friendly lifestyle, great public and private schools, and affordable real estate. With such close proximity to our nation’s capital you can enjoy all the attractions, sports, shopping, and entertainment that metropolitan area has to offer.

  

  We are seeking a highly qualified Chief of Staff to lead change and build upon the strengths of our current clinical services. We are a 1,900 employee Medical Center (complexity level 1C) located on a beautiful 178-acre campus. In addition to the Medical Center, we have seven Community Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOCs) in three states.

Duties:

  • Develops and maintains currently accepted management practices throughout the clinical services.

  • Develops and presents budgetary requirements of the clinical services and assists in the formulation of the annual budget program.

  • Fully responsible to the Medical Center Director for programs of patient care and for the educational and research activities of the clinical services. To carry out these responsibilities, the candidate demonstrates the ability to:

    • Formulate and recommend plans for a comprehensive program of medical care.
    • Develop the requirements of staff, facilities, equipment and supplies needed to carry forward such an Integrated program, utilizing necessary reviews and controls.
    • Appraises the effectives of the various medical programs in meeting the needs of patient care.

Additional Details:

    • Promotes the development of health care professionals through counseling, mentoring, teaching, and encouraging self-assessment.
    • Fosters an environment where patient care, educational activity, and administrative planning and evaluation are based on teamwork, integration and application of current knowledge.
    • Establishes mechanisms where employees and VA leadership are informed, in a timely manner, of clinical program developments that affect them.
    • Takes an active role as an Executive Leadership team member, providing advice, counsel and personal action in defining and accomplishing the Medical Center's mission and goals.
    • Represents the organization, internally and externally, in such a manner as to reflect positively on the Medical Center and VA.
    • Serves as Medical Center's professional liaison to other VA and federal facilities, the community, affiliates, media, Congressional offices, and constituent organizations.
    • Monitors and promotes compliance with VA regulations and professional standards pertaining to outside professional activities and ethical conduct.
    • Monitors and promotes cooperation and compliance of the clinical staff with federal and state laws and regulations; medical staff bylaws and rules; Medical Center policies; and The Joint Commission standards as applicable to the individual, profession of Medical Center.

 

Requirements:

  • U.S. citizenship

  • Full and unrestricted M.D. / D.O. license from any state, DC or Puerto Rico

  • Board Certified Internal or Family Medicine

  • Maintains current ACLS and BLS Certification.

     

    Ideal Candidate:

    Experience and competent Physician who believes that Veterans care is # 1; an excellent communicator has exceptional organization skills and is present, visible and responsive.

     

    Interested: Forward your cover letter and C.V. to terrance.anderson@va.gov or call: 304-268-0377

     

    Benefits for you: 

    In addition to professional and personal rewards, VA also offers extensive employment benefits and educational opportunities.

     

    Paid Time Off:  • up to 26 Days paid annual (vacation/personal) leave – you can carry over up to 86 days into a new year • 13 Days paid sick leave each year with no limit on accumulation – unused sick leave can be used to extend creditable service time at retirement! • 10 Federal holidays per year with pay

    Insurance:

    Health Insurance: VA employees have an outstanding number of health insurance plans from which to choose (premiums are partially paid by VA) Lifetime Healthcare Insurance options available.

     

    Dental & Vision: Our insurance options also include exceptional vision and dental plans (premiums are partially paid by VA)

    VA employees have the option to use Flexible Spending Accounts, which allow you to use tax-free dollars to pay for medical, dental, and vision care expenses that are not reimbursed by your health insurance plan

    Term life insurance, family, and additional coverage options are available with the cost shared by the Federal Government.

    Long-term care insurance is available as an option

     

    Federal Retirement Plan:

    VA employees are covered by the Federal Employees Retirement System (FERS). FERS is a three-tiered retirement plan composed of 1) Social Security benefits; 2) FERS basic benefits (pension); and 3)Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) which is a 401K-type plan

    The Federal Government also provides an automatic basic contribution (1% of salary) and up to 4% of salary in matching contributions, depending on the amount of the employee contribution

    For retired military personnel, these benefits are in addition to full monthly retirement pay or pension

    In addition to FERS, VA provides health care insurance coverage for retired personnel

    Disability Retirement

    Employees are vested in a federal pension after only 5 years’ service

     

    Martinsburg VA Medical Center

    510 Butler Avenue Martinsburg, WV 25405