Physician (Primary Care) Rural VA Outpatient Clinics
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Location: Redding, California
Internal Number: 607293700
This position is eligible for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP), a student loan payment reimbursement program. You must meet specific individual eligibility requirements in accordance with VHA policy and submit your EDRP application within four months of appointment. Approval, award amount (up to $200,000) and eligibility period (one to five years) are determined by the VHA Education Loan Repayment Services program office after complete review of the EDRP application. Learn more. Whether you're interested in academics, research, or a better work/life balance, you'll find the VA has a lot to offer, including the unmatched satisfaction you'll get from caring for those who have served our country. Northern California is beautiful, and our clinics are located in close proximity to San Francisco, Napa and Lake Tahoe. If you love travel, entertainment, outdoor adventure and good cuisine this is the place to be. http://www.visitredding.com/ Spectacular Redding, CA boasts a grand total of 250 beautiful days a year, the Second Sunniest City in the U.S. Redding California is nestled at the end of the Sacramento Valley. This hidden California jewel offers immense recreation, living and business opportunities, and affordable living. Redding is bisected by the world class fly fishing Sacramento River and is close to skiing, hiking, camping, rafting, and boating at Lassen National Park, Whiskeytown National Recreation Area and the renowned Shasta Lake. Redding is the major regional center of Northern California for health and legal services, retail shopping and employment. There are two major hospitals. Redding also has great schools. There are three major high schools, six middle schools, 46 elementary schools, 4 charter schools, and 30 private schools, and five colleges and universities. https://www.yubacity.net/community Yuba City is located near the Feather River at the base of the Sutter Buttes-known as the smallest mountain range in the world. Just 40 miles north of Sacramento, Yuba City is the agricultural, economic, and social hub of the Yuba-Sutter Region. Providing a unique blend of urban amenities and small-town charm, Yuba City's historic downtown is the perfect backdrop for shopping, entertainment and community events. Residents and visitors of Yuba City enjoy a wide variety of outdoor recreation, an abundance of locally grown produce, and family-friendly venues including beautiful parks, Butte-Sutter Bike Trail, and a state-of-the-art aquatic center. A thriving community in the California heartland! DUTIES: Seeking full time, Board Certified/Prepared Internal Medicine or Family Medicine physicians to work at Rural VA Outpatient Clinics in Yuba City and Redding, California. Eligible applicants should be able to provide comprehensive primary care: including gender specific (Women's Health), tele-health, and virtual care. Our staff physicians are an integral part of a team that focuses on the whole health of their patient panel and works to provide the highest quality of care. The VA has earned national and international recognition as the best care delivered anywhere. Northern California HCS offers a high quality of life, and an excellent benefits package including malpractice insurance. The preferred candidate would be committed to quality care through timely and accurate administration management of patient medical records, high ethical standards, critical thinking to solve problems, and a strong commitment to the whole health needs of each patient at VA Northern California. Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm Financial Disclosure Report: Not required Recruitment Incentive (Sign-on Bonus): Authorized Permanent Change of Station (Relocation Assistance): Not Authorized Education Debt Reduction Program (Student Loan Repayment): Position Eligible Specialty Education Loan Repayment Program (Student Loan Repayment): Position Eligible PLEASE NOTE: Qualified clinical trainees, residents, fellows, interns, etc. are encouraged to apply; please follow the instructions in the How to Apply section. VA offers a comprehensive total rewards package. VHA Physician Total Rewards. 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, 11 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
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.