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Physician (Emergency Medicine)

Company: US Department of Veterans Affairs
Location: Huntington
Posted on: May 9, 2020

Job Description:

Huntington, WV is the home of Marshall University. Located in the scenic Ohio Valley on the banks of the Ohio River, Huntington offers many cultural and outdoor activities and is in easy driving distance of several larger metropolitan areas such as Lexington, KY, Columbus and Cincinnati, OH and Charleston, WV. With a relaxed lifestyle and affordable living, Huntington is an excellent place to raise a family.

Note: Only education or degrees recognized by the U.S. Department of Education from accredited colleges, universities, schools, or institutions may be used to qualify for Federal employment. You can verify your education here: http://ope.ed.gov/accreditation/. If you are using foreign education to meet qualification requirements, you must send a Certificate of Foreign Equivalency with your transcript in order to receive credit for that education. For further information, visit: http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ous/international/usnei/us/edlite-visitus-forrecog.html.The Emergency Department physician is responsible for the initial evaluation, stabilization, and triage of all patients, and to obtain consultation when needed. Other duties include, but are not limited to:


  • Performing assessments, examinations on initial encounters with unscheduled, emergency and some new patients to our facility.
  • Coordinate patient treatment plans.
  • Order appropriate routine diagnostic tests and x-ray studies, diagnose, treat, and manage patients according to standard, usual and acceptable methods and techniques.


    This is an open continuous announcement for an intermittent position. Applications will be reviewed and sent to the selection manager for review, if found eligible.

    Work Schedule: Various Schedules Available. Intermittent refers to a work schedule that is less than full-time and does not have a pre-scheduled tour of duty.

    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

    Salary: Salary is commensurate with experience and education. The recommended salary may be at any point in the range listed for this vacancy.

    Note: Listed salary is based on full time employment. Salary will be pro-rated based on actual hours worked.

    Benefits:Intermittent positions offer health insurance only if the employee is expected to work at least 130 hours per month for at least 90 days.To qualify for this position, applicants must meet all requirements by the closing date of this announcement, 12/31/2020.

    Basic Requirements:


    • United States Citizenship: Non-citizens may only be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy.
    • Degree of doctor of medicine or an equivalent degree resulting from a course of education in medicine or osteopathic medicine. The degree must have been obtained from one of the schools approved by the Department of Veterans Affairs for the year in which the course of study was completed.
    • Current, full and unrestricted license to practice medicine or surgery in a State, Territory, or Commonwealth of the United States, or in the District of Columbia.
    • Completion of residency training, or its equivalent, approved by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs in an accredited core specialty training program leading to eligibility for board certification. Approved residencies are:


      • Those approved by the accrediting bodies for graduate medical education, the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) or American Osteopathic Association (AOA), in the list published for the year the residency was completed, or
      • Other residencies or their equivalents which the local Professional Standards Board determines to have provided an applicant with appropriate professional training.
      • Proficiency in spoken and written English.
      • Physical requirements outlined below.


        Reference: VA Regulations, specifically VA Handbook 5005, Part II, Appendix G-2 Physician Qualification Standard. This can be found in the local Human Resources Office.

        Physical Requirements: Must be able to physically and mentally perform the duties under normal and emergent conditions. Moderate lifting 15-44 lbs and over with assistive devices, heavy carrying of 15-44 lbs and over with assistive devices; reaching above shoulder; use of fingers, both hands required, walking or standing up to 4 hours per day; repeated bending up to 1-2 hours per day; ability for rapid mental and muscular coordination; near vision correctable; hearing aid permitted.

Keywords: US Department of Veterans Affairs, Huntington , Physician (Emergency Medicine), Healthcare , Huntington, West Virginia

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