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. 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.Responsibilities
The Minneapolis VAMC is seeking a psychiatrist who is board-certified in addiction psychiatry to see Veterans in the outpatient addiction clinic. The clinic is staffed by a multi-disciplinary team including psychologists, social workers and nurses. In addition to outpatient clinic the team has a methadone program, an intensive outpatient program (IOP) and does inpatient consults. The team has a long track record in academia including having, in conjunction with the University of Minnesota, an addiction psychiatry and addiction medicine fellowship.
Pay: Competitive salary, annual performance bonus, regular salary increases.
Paid Time Off: 49-54 days paid time off per year (26 days annual leave, 13 days' sick leave, 10 federal holidays).
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).
Incentives: Possible student loan repayment up to $120K for eligible debt.
Licensure: 1 full and unrestricted license from any US State or territory.
CME: Possible $1,000 per year stipend + possible 1 week paid authorized absence to attend.
Malpractice: Free liability protection with tail coverage provided.
Contract: No Physician Employment Contract and no significant restriction on moonlighting.
Not requiredSupervisory status No Promotion Potential 15