This is an open continuous announcement established to enable Physicians within the El Paso VA Health Care System to communicate their desire for reassignment to a different physician position. Applications expire every 90 days in order to keep the applicant pool current. Applicants to this announcement should update their application every 90 days to be considered for internal reassignments. This open continuous announcement is open for one year. Qualified applicants will be considered and referred as vacancies become available within the following sections: Anesthesiology ENT Endocrinology Infectious Disease Internal Medicine Family Medicine Geriatrics Primary Care Neurology Oncology Ophthalmology Gastroenterology Orthopedics Psychiatry Radiology Surgery Urology Cardiology Pulmonology Sleep Medicine Duties and responsibilities: Vary based on the specialty of the position. Work Schedule: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Monday through Friday) and may vary based on the needs of the facility. Locations: Positions may be available at any of the following locations: Main Clinic: 5001 N. Piedras Street, El Paso, TX 79930 Eastside CBOC: 2400 Trawood Drive Ste. 200, El Paso, TX 79936 Westside CBOC: 1870 Northwestern Drive, El Paso, TX 79912 Northeast CBOC: 5229 Sanders Ave., El Paso, TX 79924 Las Cruces CBOC: 3401 Del Rey Blvd., Las Cruces, NM 88012 South Central CBOC (Behavioral Health facility): 350 Revere Street, El Paso, TX 79905 Education Debt Reduction Program (Student Loan Repayment) for FY21: May be available only for physicians in Primary Care, Mental Health, Medical Specialties, Surgical, and Pathology. If selected, please contact VISN17EDRP2@va.gov. Physician Package VA offers a comprehensive total rewards package. VHA Physician Total Rewards. Pay: Competitive salary, annual performance bonus, regular salary increases Paid Time Off: 49-54 days of annual paid time offer per year (26 days of annual leave, 13 days of sick leave, 10 paid Federal holidays per year and possible 5 day paid absence for CME) Retirement: Traditional federal pension (5 years vesting) and federal 401K with up to 5% in contributions Insurance: Federal health/vision/dental/term life/long-term care (many federal insurance programs can be carried into retirement) Licensure: 1 full and unrestricted license from any US State or territory CME: Possible $1,000 per year reimbursement Malpractice: Free liability protection with tail coverage provided Contract: No Physician Employment Contract and no significant restriction on moonlighting
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.