Benefits: 26 days paid vacation (1 day accrued each pay period upon employment); 13 days sick leave (1/2 day accrued each pay period upon employment, no cap); 10 paid Federal holidays/Competitive Salary/Malpractice protection with tail coverage covered by the Federal government/Annual Physician Performance Pay (Up to $15,000 possible)/CME- 1 week paid authorized absence to attend and after 1 year of employment $1,000 per year stipend toward CME if BC/No Physician Employment Contract and no significant restriction on moonlighting
Incentives: Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP) offers up to $200,000 over 5-years, tax-free and/or Recruitment Incentive with minimum 3-year service obligation.
Additional Information: The Staff Physician, Psychiatry, is assigned to the VA San Francisco Health Care System (VASFHCS), Mental Health Service, providing comprehensive, efficient, compassionate, high quality healthcare to all patients, functioning as a member of the inter-disciplinary team providing clinical care to the patients at VASFHCS. As a Staff Physician, Psychiatry, the responsibilities include providing psychiatric evaluation and treatment, in collaboration with other members of the health care team. This position is specifically providing care in the Drug and Alcohol Treatment Clinic, as part of the Addictions Psychiatry Treatment program, therefore candidates board eligible or board certified in Addictions Psychiatry are preferred. Supervision and education of VA psychiatry fellows, as well as medical students and psychiatry residents from University of California, San Francisco, is required.