Physician - Internal Medicine

Bourbonnais, IL 60914

Specialty Internal Medicine
Profession Physician

Excellent Work Life Balance (up to 54 paid days off annually with federal benefits) Primary Care opportunity in Kankakee County

 

The Kankakee Veterans Affairs Community Based Outpatient Clinic has an opportunity for a Primary Care Provider. Physicians in the VA have the distinguished opportunity to work with our Nation’s Heroes. Practice patient driven care while enjoying excellent benefits and work-life balance. You will have a panel of up to 1200 patients with 12 – 14 patients per day. There are no on-call duties.

 

To fulfill President Lincoln's promise – "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan" – by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans.

 

Welcome to Kankakee County

Welcome to Kankakee County where we offer a rich historic heritage, the Kankakee River State Park, and the home of the Chicago Bears Summer Training Camp. In Kankakee County, you'll find anything from cozy hotels, bed & breakfasts and fantastic restaurants to extraordinary golf courses, unique shopping, one-of-a-kind festivals, and exhilarating outdoor adventures.

 

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

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

No malpractice insurance as you are covered by the federal tort law

up to 5% matching funds on your 401(k)

 

Health:  https://www.opm.gov/healthcare-insurance/healthcare/eligibility/#url=Overview

Retirement:  https://www.opm.gov/retirement-services/fers-information/

 

About the VA

Department of Veterans Affairs offers Veterans the largest, most technologically advanced integrated health care system in the United States. We operate more than 1,400 sites of care, including 153 medical centers, 909 ambulatory and community-based outpatient clinics, 135 nursing homes, 232 Veterans centers, 47 readjustment counseling centers, and 108 comprehensive home-care programs, across all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and U.S. Territories. Learn more at:

http://www.vacreers.va.gov/

 

If interested in learning more information about this position please email an updated CV to:

Hillary.garcia@va.gov