The selected physician is expected to provide comprehensive patient care in the form of invasive, noninvasive, consultative, and inpatient and outpatient Dermatology patient care at the Gulf Coast Veterans Health Care System (GCVHCS), Biloxi, MS. VA offers a comprehensive total rewards package. VHA Physician Total Rewards. Recruitment/ Relocation Incentive (Sign-on Bonus): Maybe available to highly qualified applicants. Pay: Competitive salary, annual performance bonus, regular salary increases Paid Time Off: 49-54 days of annual paid time offer per year (26 days of annual leave, 13 days of sick leave, 10 paid Federal holidays per year and possible 5 day paid absence for CME) Retirement: Traditional federal pension (5 years vesting) and federal 401K with up to 5% in contributions by VA Insurance: Federal health/vision/dental/term life/long-term care (many federal insurance programs can be carried into retirement) Licensure: 1 full and unrestricted license from any US State or territory CME: Possible $1,000 per year reimbursement Malpractice: Free liability protection with tail coverage provided Contract: No Physician Employment Contract and no significant restriction on moonlighting Should be proficient at routine Dermatology evaluation and procedures such as: - Evaluate patients' skin condition. - Assess and update patients' medical history. - Keep a record of patients' symptoms. - Analyze all information regarding skin health conditions. - Prescribe medication.- Inform patients about available treatments. - Monitor the effectiveness of skin treatments. - Conduct non-intrusive medical surgeries. - Educate patients on preventive skin care. - Skin biopsy.- Shave removal. - Topical chemotherapy. - Photodynamic therapy. - Electrodessication and curettage. - Conservative excision. - Other duties as assigned. Work Schedule: Monday-Friday 8AM-4:30PM
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.