The Lebanon VA Medical Center is currently seeking a highly qualified Psychiatrist. The ideal candidate will be assigned to out Behavioral Health and Sciences Care Line where you will have the opportunity to perform clinical psychiatrist duties involving the collaboration of interdisciplinary clinical team (Psychiatrists, Physician Assistants, Nurses, Social Workers, Psychologists, etc..) in the delivery of services related to mental health treatments.
Salary will be up to 250K for the ideal candidate.
Non-U.S. Citizens Will Be Considered
Your duties will also include:
Providing psychiatry care for patients with mental health disorders to include but not limited to anxiety, mood, psychotic, substance use induced or related cognitive disorders.
Performing compensation and pension evaluations and consults for transplany evaluations.
Performing psychiatry coverage assignments in various other mental health service areas such as: Consultation & Liaison, Emergency Department, Acute Inpatient Psychiatry Unit, Mental Health Residential, Rehabilitation and Recovery Units, and/or other Community Based Outpatient Clinics.
Providing supervision of residents, medical students, and allied health professionals, when necessary.
Hours: The majority of daily working hours are Monday - Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm, however the ideal candidate will need to be flexible with regards to rotational on-call weekend and night coverage.
Non-U.S. Citizens are welcome to apply
Must be Board Certified or Board Eligible.
Must have full and unrestricted license to practice medicine in ANY U.S. State.
Current certification to prescribe and manage Suboxone.
Paid Time Off:
26 Days paid annual (vacation/personal) leave – you can carry over up to 86 days into a new year
13 Days paid sick leave each year with no limit on accumulation – unused sick leave can be used to extend creditable service time at retirement!
10 Federal holidays per year with pay
10 Days paid absence to attend approved CME courses (subject to budget availability)
Health Insurance: VA employees have an outstanding number of health insurance plans from which to choose (premiums are partially paid by VA) Lifetime Healthcare Insurance options available.
Dental & Vision: Our insurance options also include exceptional vision and dental plans (premiums are partially paid by VA)
VA employees have the option to use Flexible Spending Accounts, which allow you to use tax-free dollars to pay for medical, dental, and vision care expenses that are not reimbursed by your health insurance plan
Term life insurance, family, and additional coverage options are available with the cost shared by the Federal Government.
Long-term care insurance is available as an option
Federal Retirement Plan:
VA employees are covered by the Federal Employees Retirement System (FERS). FERS is a three-tiered retirement plan composed of 1) Social Security benefits; 2) FERS basic benefits (pension); and 3) Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) which is a 401K-type plan
The Federal Government also provides an automatic basic contribution (1% of salary) and up to 4% of salary in matching contributions, depending on the amount of the employee contribution
For retired military personnel, these benefits are in addition to full monthly retirement pay or pension
In addition to FERS, VA provides health care insurance coverage for retired personnel
Employees are vested in a federal pension after only 5 years’ service
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