Physician - Geriatric Medicine

Spokane, WA

Specialty Geriatric Medicine
Profession Physician

The Mann-Grandstaff VA Medical Center in Spokane, Washington (Spokane VA) is seeking a full-time physician with Geriatrics experience to support our Veteran population. The preferred candidate will be board certified or board eligible in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine. Candidates trained in Rehabilitation Medicine who have experience in delivery in Geriatric and Hospice and Palliative Medicine are also encouraged to apply.

The physician's principle responsibilities will involve joining a team of providers who manage the comprehensive, interdisciplinary clinical care delivered to veterans in the Spokane VA's Community Living Center (CLC). The CLC is a 38-bed unit which serves a diverse group of veterans with needs ranging from acute rehabilitation to skilled nursing to hospice services. The physician's additional duties will include but are not limited to 1) providing consultation services in Geriatrics, Palliative Care, and/or Hospice Medicine within the Spokane VA system, including the acute care hospital, urgent care center, and primary care services; 2) leading the delivery of VA's multidisciplinary Geriatric Evaluation and Management (GEM) program services; 3) supporting the Graduate Medical Education mission of the Spokane VA; 4) assisting the Geriatric, Rehabilitation & Extended Care (GREC) Department in the development and delivery of high quality health care services.

Additionally, the physician will work closely with our team of dedicated health care professionals to assure compliance with rational, regional, and local VA performance standards, and may serve on local committees as deemed necessary in support of the facility mission.

Hours: Monday – Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm

Key Requirements:

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • Must be B/E or B/C
  • Must have full and unrestricted license to practice medicine in ANY U.S. State