The VAMC is looking forafull-time Physician Board Certified/Board Eligible in Psychiatryto serve asa Supervisory Psychiatrist in the Mental Health Service Line (MHSL) located at the VA Medical Center in Fayetteville, NC.
The supervisory psychiatrist is responsible for mentoring and assisting the psychiatrists and mid-level providers. Provides both clinical and administrative supervision. The incumbent will also provide clinical supervision to RNs and Clinical Psycho pharmacologists. This position involves doing performance appraisals, setting up and finalizing pay for performance goals to eligible providers, chart reviews, counseling, mentoring, monitoring and making adjustments to clinic profiles depends on the CUSS report and provide other guidance in the performance of their duties and patient care.
The supervisory psychiatrist will be responsible for certain aspects of the Mental Health inpatient unit to include that the admissions and length of stay meets the Inter Qual Criteria, review NUMI, length of stay, bed control, and timely discharges. Responsible for preparing and implementing coverage to In Patient Psychiatric unit during non-administrative hours, holidays and weekends and prepares Psychiatrist on call schedule.
Provide coverage to Chief, MHSL office when required.
Perform other clinical or administrative duties as assigned within the scope of practice.
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm
(Alternate Tour of duty may be required to include evening hours and weekends)
Occasional Travel may be required
Citizenship of the United States. Noncitizens may be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with Department of Veterans Affairs policy.
Physical Requirements:?, Applicants for this position must pass a pre-employment medical examination. All applicants are required to submit the following supporting document type(s):
- 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 a first-year residency, or its equivalent, approved by the Department of Veterans Affairs for the year in which it was completed.
- Proficiency in spoken and written English.
- Physical requirements outlined below.
Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religions; spiritual; community; student; social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
Reference: VA Regulations, specifically VA Handbook 5005, Part II, Appendix G-2 Physician Qualification Standard. This can be found in the local Human Resources Office.
Applicants may also submit the following supporting document type(s),which may not be required for all applicants:
*Executive Core Qualifications (ECQs)
*Other(VA Form 10-2850 Application for Physicians Dentists Podiatrists Optometrists and Chiropractors)
*Other Veterans Document
Please use this checklist to ensure you have included other documents required for your application, such as a copy of your transcript (if using education to qualify), documentation to support Veterans Preference claims, etc. You will not be contacted for additional information.
Veterans' Preference: When applying for Federal Jobs, eligible Veterans should claim preference for 5pt (TP), or 10pt (CP/CPS, XPP, XP), or for Sole Survivor Preference (SSP), on the Occupational Questionnaire in the section(s) provided. A legible copy of your DD214(s) indicating character of service, disability certification, SF-15 (if claiming 10 pt. preference) or if you are currently serving on active duty and expected to be released or discharged within 120 days; documentation related to your active duty service which reflects the dates of service, character of service (honorable, general, etc.), or dates of impending separation. Documentation is required for eligibility verification.
Faxing Applications or Supporting Documents: You are encouraged to apply online. Applying online will allow you to review and track the status of your application. If you are unable to apply online or unable to upload your supporting documents to your online application, follow the directions located at the following site: Fax Options. The Vacancy ID of the job opportunity announcement is 1953963.
NOTE: If you applied online and your application is complete, do not fax the paper application (1203-FX) as this will overwrite your prior online responses and may result in you being found ineligible.