The James H. Quillen VA Medical Center is recruiting for Staff Physician to work for the Primary Care Service Line. The physician will provide comprehensive primary care and preventative care to primary care patients, under the Patient Aligned Care Team (PACT) model. Duties include but are not limited to: Providing comprehensive outpatient care for a panel of adult patients through a Patient Aligned Care Team (PACT) Model, also utilizing Tele-health as a resource of providing care. Serves as a provider who is highly skilled in the management of a patient's primary care needs or sub specialty evaluation and treatment; Responsible to contribute to the achievement of quality of care standards, efficiency, process improvement and patient satisfaction; Writes orders for diagnostic testing, prescribes medications and consultation to specialty services utilizing VA patient care applications. The incumbent is expected to practice in accordance with professional standards, values, and with a commitment to service excellence. Clinical Precepting for Mid-Level Practitioners. Work Schedule: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Monday- Friday) - Schedule may vary based on service necessity. Financial Disclosure Report: Required Education Debt Reduction Program: Position is eligible to submit eligible loans for review once employed by the VA.
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.