Physician - Family Medicine

Rome, GA 30161

Specialty Family Medicine
Profession Physician

Primary Care Physician needed to care for our Veterans – Great Benefits!

The Atlanta, GA VA Medical Center is searching for a BE/BC Family Practice/Internal Medicine Physician to join their dynamic healthcare team.

The opening is located at their Rome, GA Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC).

* The Primary Care Physician provides primary medical care and is responsible for all aspects of patient care

* Physician is responsible for referrals to specialists, ordering and or performing procedures, ordering and monitoring all medications as well as handling the acute needs of all their patients

* The physician is accountable for ensuring the most cost effective delivery of care and meeting or exceeding established care quality standards

* The VA Healthcare System uses a comprehensive electronic medical record and is dedicated to providing primary medical care via a patient-centered medical home model

* Physician will be assigned a patient panel of 1000-1200 patients

* Physician will average 12-15 patients daily

Work Hours: Monday-Friday 8am-4:30pm

Salary Range: Up to $225,000 per year

A recruitment/relocation incentive may be authorized

Selected candidate may be eligible to apply for student loan repayment thru the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP). Participation is based on funds availability.

 QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

Citizenship: Citizen of the United States: (Noncitizens may be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens)

Licensure: Current, full and unrestricted license to practice medicine or surgery in a State, Territory, or Commonwealth of the U.S. or in the District of Columbia

Education: Must have a degree of Doctor of Medicine or an equivalent degree resulting from a course of education in medicine or osteopathic medicine.  The degree must have been obtained from one of the schools approved by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs for the year in which the course of study was completed. 

Physical Standards: All applicants must meet the physical requirements established for this position

Must be Board Certified or Board Eligible

Welcome to Rome Georgia and enjoy our "Southern Hospitality." You'll find our city of Rome Georgia in the northwestern region of GA, near the borders of Alabama and Tennessee. Located in the foothills of the Appalachian and Blue Ridge Mountains, our community lies within a valley encircled by hills and crossed by three rivers, the Etowah, Oostanaula and Coosa, which meander their way into the heart of the city. http://www.romegeorgia.com/

 If interested in learning more information about this position please email an updated CV to Samuel.wright4@va.gov  or call Sam Wright at 334-294-6130.