Now is the time to take your career to the next level and become part of the high-caliber talent that is VA. Experience what 300,000 current VA employees already have state-of-the art practice settings, access to the latest technology, a multi-disciplinary team environment and the opportunity to provide the men and women who have bravely served this country with the finest patient care, benefits and customer satisfaction. And with VA Patient Satisfaction Scores leading the healthcare industry, youll be joining one of the most respected facilities in the Nation.
Minneapolis VA Health Care System (VAHCS) is a teaching hospital providing a full range of patient care services with state-of-the-art technology, as well as education and research.Ã? As a VA physician, your opportunities are endless. With many openings in the multiple functions of VA, you will have a wide range of opportunities at your fingertips. Not only is it the largest, most technologically advanced integrated health care system in the nation, but we also provide many other services to Veterans through the Benefits Administration and National Cemeteries.Ã?
The Minneapolis VA Health Care System, a major teaching hospital affiliated with the University of Minnesota, seeks a physician to lead our growing interdisciplinary primary care-based pain services. The incumbent will spend approximately 50% clinical effort providing outpatient care or consultative co-management care for veterans with chronic pain, with the remaining 50% effort protected for administrative, quality improvement, educational and/or research activity. This is a primary care-based position that will involve working in partnership with leaders and clinicians in other specialties, including outpatient mental health, addiction psychiatry, pharmacy, specialty pain, and research services. Responsibilities include chairing the hospital pain committee and collaborating with leaders of our established opioid safety program. Additional duties may be negotiable, depending on interests and expertise. The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills and experience or advanced training in chronic pain or addiction. This position offers an academic appointment at the University of Minnesota, competitive salary, and excellent benefits package with the possible recruitment incentive, loan repayment and performance pay.
Bring your expertise to VA and be valued as part of a team that is recognized and respected for significant contributions to medicine. Youâ??ll enjoy a patient-focused environment, terrific benefits and incentives, and the ability to practice at any VA facility in the country.
VA needs new employees with a wide variety of skills and professions.Whatever the job title, every position in VA will give you a chance to make a meaningful and personal contribution to the lives of some truly special and deserving people.Working for VA is one of the most emotionally satisfying and professionally rewarding ways to dedicate the best within you to your country's service.Those who a...lready work at VA feel privileged to assist the men and women who have defended our country. Gratitude is our motivation and service is our mission.The Department of Veterans Affairs is much more than just another employer. It is an honorable, open and welcoming community of those who care. America's veterans need you.