Cetechs is looking for a Board Certified/Eligible Family or Internal Medicine Physician to provide Primary Care services to military veterans of the United States. This position is as a government contractor with the Veterans Affairs.
Start Date: July 1, 2020
Major duties and responsibilities include, but not limited to:
- Work with a multidisciplinary team that includes nursing, social work, dietetics, clinical pharmacy, behavioral health, and clerical support
- Perform and record history and physical examinations, and record data from the clinic visit.
- Evaluate, consult, develop diagnoses, and manage the panels of patients assigned.
- Order diagnostic tests, medications, laboratory tests as medically relevant for each patient.
- Determine medical assessment and develop treatment plans according to accepted protocols.
- Prescribe medication according to the approved formulary, and in accordance with Federal and State Law.
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 7:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Conditions of Employment
- U.S. Citizenship
- Designated and/or random drug testing required
- 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
Applicants pending the completion of education or certification/licensure requirements may be referred and tentatively selected but may not be hired until all requirements are met.
- 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.
- Active DEA license
- Basic Life Support (BLS) and ACLS (both issued by the American Heart Association)
- 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.
The main location is onsite at MEDVAMC, 2002 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, Texas, 77030 or at any of its nine (9) Community-Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOC) locations:
• Beaumont VA Outpatient Clinic (BOPC) at 3420 Veterans Circle, Beaumont, Texas 77707 in Jefferson County
• Charles Wilson VA Outpatient Clinic (CWOPC) at 2206 North John Redditt Drive, Lufkin, Texas 75904 in Angelina County
• Conroe VA Outpatient Clinic (COPC) at 690 S Loop 336 W, Conroe, Texas 77304 in Montgomery County
• Galveston VA Outpatient Clinic (GOPC) at 3828 Avenue N, Galveston, Texas 77550 in Galveston County
• Katy VA Outpatient Clinic (KOPC) at 750 Westgreen Boulevard, Katy, Texas 77450 in Harris County
• Lake Jackson VA Outpatient Clinic (LJOPC) at 208 Oak Drive South, Lake Jackson, Texas 77566 in Brazoria County
• Richmond VA Outpatient Clinic (ROPC) at 22001 Southwest Freeway, Suite 200, Richmond, Texas 77469 in Fort Bend County
• Texas City VA Outpatient Clinic (TXOPC) at 9300 Emmett F. Lowry Expressway, Suite 206, Texas City, Texas 77591 in Galveston County
• Tomball VA Outpatient Clinic (TOPC) at 1200 W. Main Street, Tomball, Texas 77375 in Harris County