Physician (Deputy Associate Chief of Staff, Ambulatory Care)
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Location: Mobile, Alabama
Internal Number: 616577100
We are recruiting for a Physician (Deputy Associate Chief of Staff - Ambulatory Care), location of Mobile, Alabama. The Deputy Associate Chief of Staff (DACOS), Ambulatory Care Service is directly responsible for day to day operations of Primary Care Nurse Navigator, Biloxi and Mobile Primary Care Clinics, and Primary Care Pain Team Programs. This position is supervisory, with no less than two section chiefs, providers, and/or nurse managers reporting directly to the Deputy ACOS. VA offers a comprehensive total rewards package. VHA Physician Total Rewards. Recruitment Incentive (Sign-on Bonus): Available to highly qualified applicants. 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 by VA 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 The DACOS will complete the following duties for their respected areas: VATAS/Timecard approvals LEAF requests Space committees Credentialing Performance Appraisals/ECFs Pay for Performance Executive Committee of the Medical Staff HR Smart tasks (i.e. MSS and ePerformance) Hiring process, Market Pay, Board Action forms Bi-Annual Salary Reviews OPPE/FPPE Disciplinary Actions Primary Care physician responsibilities Other duties as delegated Work Schedule: Monday through Friday, 7:30 AM -4:00 PM or 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM.
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.