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  • Physician (Family Practice)

    Location US-PA-North Middleton
    Job ID
    2018-4602
    Category
    Medical
    Salary Range
    Very Competitive
    Recruitment Bonus
    Negotiable
    Relocation Assistance
    Negotiable
    Student Loan Repayment
    Negotiable
  • Overview

                                                                         This is a Direct Hire Solicitation

     

                                            A recruitment incentive MAY be authorized for a highly qualified candidate.

     

     

    Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission.

     

    They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations.

     

    The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.


    Recruitment or relocation bonus may be authorized.

     

    This position is located at the Dunham U.S. Army Health Clinic in Carlisle, PA.

     

    For more than 200 years, Carlisle Barracks has been at the forefront of pioneering military education and innovative measures to prepare for a changing world. The town of Carlisle provides low cost living and a quaint setting for families. Carlisle is one of the country's loveliest, most livable small towns, graced with a historic downtown full of 18th-century buildings and the stories that go with them. Occasional evening hours may be required.

     

    This position affords you job security, a competitive salary, bonuses, moving expenses may be paid, full malpractice coverage, 13-26 days paid vacation, 10 days paid Federal Holidays, a sick leave benefit and a first-class health and retirement benefit package. We are seeking people with extraordinary hearts to care for the men and women who wear and have worn the uniform and their families.

     

    Medical malpractice liability insurance is not required for federal civilian healthcare providers as they are covered by the Federal Tort Claims Act (28 U.S.C. § 1346(b)) while acting within the scope of their employment


    Medical malpractice liability insurance is not required for federal civilian healthcare providers as they are covered by the Federal Tort Claims Act (28 U.S.C. § 1346(b)) while acting within the scope of their employment.

     

    -Small Outpatient Family Practice Clinic/Patient Centered Medical Home


    -We care for every branch of military service both active and retired and their family members


    -Perform full scale outpatient family practice (infants to elderly, no OB)


    -Reasonable weekday only hours, 10 paid federal holidays off, allowing a perfect work/life balance


    -Earn 4 hours of vacation(negotiable) and 4 hours of sick leave every 2 weeks


    -Full malpractice coverage


    -Full Federal Benefits and retirement package


    -Competitive Salary

     

    -Low cost of living


    -Great school districts


    -Close to amusement parks (Hershey Park) and historical sites (Gettysburg)


    -Plenty of outdoor activities (hiking, camping, fishing, skiing).Close to the Appalachian Trail and several beautiful state parks


    -Local symphony, museums, and performing arts theaters


    -Centrally located with less than 2 hour drive to Philadelphia or Baltimore and roughly 3 hours to D.C or New York City.


    -Minor league baseball and hockey teams

     

    - Who May Apply: US Citizens

     

    Responsibilities

    As a Physician (Family Practice), you will:

    • Provide a wide range of professional medical services to patients with general medical, obstetrical, surgical and psychiatric health problems.
    • Manage health care needs of patients with serious illnesses through consultation or direct referral to specialty physicians.
    • Perform physical examinations, request laboratory tests, xrays, consultations and procedures as considered appropriate.
    • Diagnose, prescribe and/or administer appropriate treatment and assume management of patients who may require follow-up treatment.

    Qualifications

    US Citizen

     

    -Board Certified/Eligible

     

    Basic Requirement for Physician (Family Practice):

     

      Degree:

     

    Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathy from a school in the United States or Canada approved by a recognized accrediting body in the year of the applicants graduation.

     

    A Doctor of Medicine or equivalent degree from a foreign medical school that provided education and medical knowledge substantially equivalent to accredited schools in the United States may be demonstrated by permanent certification by the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) (or a fifth pathway certificate for Americans who completed premedical education in the United States and graduate education in a foreign country).


      Graduate Training:

     

    Subsequent to obtaining a Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathy degree, a candidate must have had at least 1 year of supervised experience providing direct service in a clinical setting, i.e., a 1-year internship or the first year of a residency program in an institution accredited for such training.


      Licensure/Certification:

     

    Candidates must have a permanent, full, and unrestricted license to practice medicine in a State, District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, or a territory of the United States.


      Experience Required:

     

    Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student; social).

     

    You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. 

     

    To qualify based on your experience, your resume must describe at least 4 years of residency training in the specialty of the position to be filled or equivalent experience and training in the specialty of Family Practice.

     

    This required Family Practice experience/training will include skills such as, but not limited to, a wide range of medical duties specializing in all aspects of patient care for patients of all ages, such as advanced examination, diagnosis, prevention and treatment.

     

    Must provide documents for credentialing for health care positions.

     

    Must have current licensure in a State, District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, or territory of the United States.

     

    All Health Care Providers must be able to obtain and maintain current Basic Life Support (BLS) Training and certification.

     

    Current Advanced Life Support of other advanced certification does not supersede BLS completion.

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