CorpusChristiRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Corpus Christi jobs

Staff Physician (Primary Care)

Company: Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Location: Corpus Christi
Posted on: May 9, 2020

Job Description:

This position has been approved for the Education Debt Reduction Program. Please refer to"Duties Section below" for more information.


This vacancy will remain open until filled. The first cut-off date is 5/8/2020. Additional applications will be referred as needed. Note: Only education or degrees recognized by the U.S. Department of Education from accredited colleges, universities, schools, or institutions may be used to qualify for Federal employment. You can verify your education here: If you are using foreign education to meet qualification requirements, you must send a Certificate of Foreign Equivalency with your transcript in order to receive credit for that education. For further information, visit: Primary Care Physician is responsible for providing patient care to their assigned panels, as well as help cover patients outside of their panels when staffing needs indicate a need for this. They are responsible to provide acute and chronic care, to include prevention through age and gender specific immunizations and screenings. The care provided is to comply with clinical practice guidelines as measured by the External Peer Review Program and the Clinical Reminder reports. The Primary Care Physician responsibilities may include teaching of medical students and house staff will comply with the GME requirements for teaching and supervision.

Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

This position is eligible for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP), a student loan reimbursement program within VHA. If selected for this position you must meet specific individual eligibility criteria in accordance with VHA policy 1021 and apply for EDRP within four (4) months of appointment. Final award amount and program start date is determined after review of a complete EDRP application and supporting documentation by the VHA Education Loan Repayment Services office. If selected for this position, please contact the facility EDRP Coordinator.

To qualify for this position, applicants must meet all requirements by the closing date of this announcement, 12/31/2020.

Basic Requirements:

  • 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.

    Preferred Experience:

    • 5+ years of experience in Primary Care Setting
    • Leadership/Supervisory experience
    • Strong customer service skills
    • Excellent communication (written and verbal)
    • Strong skills utilizing electronic medical record system

      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.

      Physical Requirements: The Staff Physician for Primary Care position will require moderate lifting, 15-44 pounds, moderate carrying, 15-44 pounds, straight pulling 2-3 hours, walking (2-3 hours), standing (6-8 hours), kneeling 2-3 hours, repeated bending 4-6 hours, working alone, working outside and inside, and working closely with others.

Keywords: Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Corpus Christi , Staff Physician (Primary Care), Healthcare , Corpus Christi, Texas

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Other Healthcare Jobs

Family Medicine Physician - Locum Tenens Outside Corpus Christi, TX (P
Description: Hiring a Family Medicine Physician outside of Corpus Christi, Texas ul
Company: Provider Healthcare
Location: Corpus Christi
Posted on: 05/31/2020

General Surgery position located 2 hours from Austin, Houston and San
Description: Job ID: 8157Practice Details ul li Searching for a board-certified General Surgeon to join a busy existing practice. li Shared call coverage is available and candidates must be available to commence (more...)
Company: Arlington HealthCare
Location: Victoria
Posted on: 05/31/2020

Registered Nurse (RN)
Description: Registered Nurse RN Location: Victoria and the Surrounding areas Aveanna Healthcare, the largest pediatric home healthcare company in the U.S., is hiring compassionate nurses like you to provide care (more...)
Company: Aveanna Healthcare
Location: Victoria
Posted on: 05/31/2020

Hematology Oncology Physician (Physician #)
Description: Job Description Requirements br Hematology Oncology Physician in Texas br StartDate: 12/31/2020 br br This busy and growing Oncology practice is looking for a highly qualified candidate to practice (more...)
Company: Merritt Hawkins
Location: Corpus Christi
Posted on: 05/31/2020

Physician / Radiology / Texas / Locum or Permanent / Radiation Oncolog
Description: Job Description Requirements br Radiation Oncology Physician br StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: Call 8 24 Pay Rate: .00 br br This facility is looking for locum tenens support as they look (more...)
Company: Locum Leaders..
Location: Corpus Christi
Posted on: 05/31/2020

Permanent Plastic Surgery Physician in Corpus christi, Texas
Description: Plastic Surgery physician employment in Texas : Plastic Surgeons Needed for Full-Time Position Get Your Time Back Vohra Wound Physicians - No Call, No Weekends Apply Today Vohra Wound Physicians is seeking (more...)
Company: Vohra Wound Physicians
Location: Corpus Christi
Posted on: 06/1/2020

Corpus Christi, TX Pediatric Pulmonologist (Full-Time) (Physician #)
Description: Wonderful Pediatric Opportunity in the beautiful BEACH town of Corpus Christi, TX We are hiring both experienced Physicians and
Company: Provenir USA
Location: Corpus Christi
Posted on: 05/31/2020

Adult Psychiatrist (Physician #)
Description: Coastal Living This facility located in Corpus Christi
Company: Cambridge Medical Professionals
Location: Corpus Christi
Posted on: 05/31/2020

Registered Nurse RN Endoscopy
Description: Please note: this job is located in Casa Grande, AZ and relocation incentives are available --- With facilities across the West, there is something for everyone at Banner Health - from the bustling urban (more...)
Company: Banner Health
Location: Corpus Christi
Posted on: 05/31/2020

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist (Physician #)
Description: Coastal Living This facility located in Corpus Christi
Company: Cambridge Medical Professionals
Location: Corpus Christi
Posted on: 05/31/2020

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Texas jobs by following @recnetTX on Twitter!

Corpus Christi RSS job feeds