A selected applicant for this position may be eligible to apply for an award under the provisions of the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP) provided the applicant has qualifying loans and subject to the availability of funds.
This Announcement will remain open until filled and may be used to fill multiple vacancies. Applicants will be referred to the hiring manager as they are received and this announcement may close without advanced notice.
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is the largest, most technologically advanced health care system in the United States. We've grown from 54 domestic hospitals in 1930, to over 1,200 VA health care facilities across the U.S., its territories and possessions, and the Philippines. We strive to provide a professional, supportive environment where our patients - and you - can thrive.
We are offering promising roles in several different areas which will include, but may not be limited to, the following: (specialties will vary depending on local need):
- Adult Psychiatry
- Women's Health
- Homeless Patient Aligned Care Team (H-PACT)
- Mental Health
Locations available may include:
- Sepulveda, California
- Bakersfield, California
- Gardena, California
- Lancaster, California
- West Los Angeles, California
- Los Angeles (Downtown), California
- San Luis Obispo, California
Work Schedule: Multiple schedules, Full-Time and Part-Time available depending on location
Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
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These positions are located within the Greater Los Angeles Health Care System catchment area. As a Psychiatrist, you will work on a multidisciplinary team, including primary care, to provide coordinated, integrated, rehabilitative and restorative mental health care, with the goal of helping eligible Veterans achieve and maintain the highest level of functioning and independence. Major duties and responsibilities include:
Diagnoses and treats a wide variety of severe mental and substance use disorders and uses recovery-oriented principles;
Teaches a variety of trainees and must be eligible for a faculty appointment;
Provides clinical services in a virtual modality, including video telehealth, patient/provider secure messaging, telephone visits, and remote review of electronically forwarded medical records.
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.