Physician (Chief Of Occupational Health & Rehab)
Amarillo, TX, USA | Leading Government / Military Company
Industry:Government / Military
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The Chief of Occupational Health and Rehab Services (OHRMS) is responsible for the overall functioning, supervision, and clinical operation of the Occupational Health and Rehab Services program at the Amarillo VA Health Care System.
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The Chief of Occupational Health and Rehab is responsible for maintaining professional, technical, and administrative knowledge, competencies, and skills pertaining to this position. Duties include:
Maintains Medical Center Policy and Procedures for Occupational Health Program.
Participates in Medical Center committees and administrative assignments as assigned.
Represents the OHRMS Program in interaction with other services and programs.
Provides adequate administrative supervision and direction of Occupational Health and Rehab Services Staff.
Provides for efficient, cost effective operation of the OHRMS program.
Responsible for the performance of clinical duties within the scope of the OHRMS program on a regularly scheduled basis.
Ensures appropriate supervision is established for all OHRMS staff and Allied Healthcare Students when applicable.
Maintains clinical and administrative competencies.
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm with possible evenings, nights, callbacks, weekends, and/or holidays.
Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Virtual: This is not a virtual position
Recruitment/Relocation Incentive: A Recruitment/Relocation incentive may be authorized for a highly qualified candidate.
Job family (Series)
0602 Medical Officer
Physicians, All Other
Conditions of Employment
United States Citizenship Required; non-citizens may only be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy
Designated and/or random drug testing required
Selective Service Registration is required for males born after 12/31/1959
You may be required to serve a probationary period
Subject to a background/security investigation
Must be proficient in written and spoken English
Selected applicants will be required to complete an online onboarding process
Must pass pre-employment physical examination
To qualify for this position, applicants must meet all requirements by the closing date of this announcement, 09/30/2019.
United States Citizenship: Non-citizens may only be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy.
Degree of doctor of medicine or an equivalent degree resulting from a course of education in medicine or osteopathic medicine. The degree must have been obtained from one of the schools approved by the Department of Veterans Affairs for the year in which the course of study was completed.
Current, full and unrestricted license to practice medicine or surgery in a State, Territory, or Commonwealth of the United States, or in the District of Columbia.
Completion of residency training, or its equivalent, approved by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs in an accredited core specialty training program leading to eligibility for board certification.
Proficiency in spoken and written English.
Physical requirements outlined below.
Preferred Experience: Board Certified or Board Eligible