The Harrisonburg Outpatient Medical Clinic is committed to serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans.
Beautiful Harrisonburg VA Outpatient Clinic seeking Psychiatrist
1 license/50 States - 49 days paid time off annually!
As a VA Psychiatrist your opportunities are endless. Harrisonburg, Virginia is a Vibrant, modern and diverse; Harrisonburg Virginia (aka “Rocktown” “The Friendly City”) boasts a happening atmosphere infused with a serious passion for local food and libations, cutting-edge arts, culture, and the historic roots that anchor it to the famous Shenandoah Valley landscape. We are along Interstate 81 only two hours away from both Richmond and Washington, D.C.
We are seeking board Psychiatrist to practice in an outpatient care setting treating Veterans. Interact with three Primary Care Providers regularly as well as a staff of about 20 friendly and competent Nurses, Social Workers, PharmD. Pharmacist and Medical Support Assistants. We care for about 3,000 Veterans. Work schedule: Monday – Friday; 8 am – 4:30 pm; No call or duty. Typical day: 8-10 Veterans and average about 10 new Veterans a month.
- U.S. citizenship
- Board certified/ board eligible Psychiatrist
- Current, full, and unrestricted medical license from any state, territory or commonwealth or District of Columbia in the United States
- Degree of Doctor of Medicine or an equivalent degree from an institution approved by the American Medical Colleges or the American Osteopathic Association
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VA provides a supportive environment that contributes to the delivery of quality health care. VA physicians also enjoy a quality of life that simply can’t be found in private practice. With predictable work hours and conditions, VA physicians are able to take time for themselves and their families. In addition to professional and personal rewards, VA also offers extensive employment benefits and educational opportunities.
Paid Time Off: • 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
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
Employees are vested in a federal pension after only 5 years’ service.
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