Artesia small-town comfort and a great quality of life-New Mexico’s Best Kept Secret - Care for our Veterans - Great Benefits No Call!
The New Mexico VA Health Care System (NMVAHCS) Ambulatory Care Service is seeking qualified Medical Doctor Home Based Primary Care (HBPC) applicant to join our team. This individual will be responsible for evaluating Veterans in their homes and developing a comprehensive plan of care, for medically complex patients, in collaboration with an interdisciplinary team. In addition, the physician is expected to demonstrate excellent interpersonal and communication skills and behaviors that promote mutual team respect and cohesiveness.
full-time physician to function as part of a treatment team
Work Schedule: 4 -10-hour days or 5 -8-hour days
Experience with Geriatric Syndrome specifically falls and Dementia
responsible for the planning and delivery of healthcare to a maximum panel of 100-150 Veterans within the Home-Based Primary Care program
Life in Artesia is one of New Mexico’s best-kept secrets. Our community offers a great place to settle into a small-town atmosphere with a comfortable quality of life. A strong school system, as well as growing healthcare facilities, provide services you and your family may need. Additionally, a busy calendar of events and activities offers something fun for everyone. Artesia’s greatest strength is its people, who contribute to keeping our community strong and appealing. Artesia prides itself in excellent educational opportunities, art programs, a large variety of recreational activities and an ever-broadening cultural landscape. Great information can be found at the Artesia Chamber of Commerce .
If interested in learning more about this position, please email an updated CV to Timothy.Blakney@va.gov or call 303-202-8351.
Internal Number: MD/DO
About The New Mexico VA Health Care System (NMVAHCS)
More than 6.3 million Veterans and their families turn to us for care every year, and it is our duty to provide them with the best health care available. Our team of 250,000 full-time employees and 90,000 health professional trainees work together on interdisciplinary care teams to deliver critical services to our Nation’s Veterans. From Iraqi Freedom service members to those who survived WWII, our Veterans need us. We renewed our focus on increasing access to care by beginning one of our largest hiring initiatives ever. With challenging cases and advanced equipment, VA offers careers for physicians and nurses at all acuity levels, from primary care to subspecialties. Our interdisciplinary careers offer growth opportunities for mental health and rehabilitative service providers.