Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Internal Number: 616775800
This position is eligible for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP), a student loan payment reimbursement program. You must meet specific individual eligibility requirements in accordance with VHA policy and submit your EDRP application within four months of appointment. Approval, award amount (up to $200,000) and eligibility period (one to five years) are determined by the VHA Education Loan Repayment Services program office after complete review of the EDRP application. Learn more Physician Assistant in Mental Health Service Line (MHSL) shall provide clinical services in the Mental Health Service Line, primarily in the outpatient general mental health clinic of Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC). 1. This will be evaluating new patients and following a panel of patients in the mental health clinic. This may also involve assisting with same day access in the clinic. PA shall provide the same professional level of care to VAMC patients and/or beneficiaries as to any other patients under his/her care. 2. PA shall be present at the VAMC, Salem, VA in the MHSL shall be actually performing the required services as specified in the Scope of Practice. 3. PA is authorized to perform any duties delegated to him/her by the supervising physician that the PA is credentialed, licensed and trained to perform and as specified in the Scope of Practice. Work Schedule: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM Monday - Friday Telework: Not Available Virtual: This is not a virtual position. Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Not Authorized EDRP Authorized: Contact Chrisopher.firstname.lastname@example.org, the EDRP Coordinator for questions/assistance Permanent Change of Station (PCS): Not Authorized Financial Discloser Report: Not required
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.