The Washington D.C VA Medical Center is seeking a Full-Time, Board Certified Psychiatrist for a Chief of Mental Health opportunity. This position will consist of both clinical and administrative supervisory. The selected candidate will be responsible for providing leadership and oversight over the Community Based Outpatient Centers (CBOC’s) assigned to the Washington D.C VA Medical Center. There is a total of 10 direct reports. All CBOC’s are located within 1 hrs. drive from the main medical center. Academic Affiliations are maintained with George Washington University Medical Center, Georgetown, Howard and Uniformed Services University Health Sciences. More than 200 medical residents receive part of their training at this facility every year. U.S. Citizenship, a full, active, and unrestricted U.S. medical license, and BC in Psychiatry are required.
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More than 6.3 million Veterans and their families turn to us for care every year, and it is our duty to provide them with the best health care available. Our team of 250,000 full-time employees and 90,000 health professional trainees work together on interdisciplinary care teams to deliver critical services to our Nation’s Veterans. From Iraqi Freedom service members to those who survived WWII, our Veterans need us. We renewed our focus on increasing access to care by beginning one of our largest hiring initiatives ever. With challenging cases and advanced equipment, VA offers careers for physicians and nurses at all acuity levels, from primary care to subspecialties. Our interdisciplinary careers offer growth opportunities for mental health and rehabilitative service providers.