MEDICAL DIRECTOR (CHIEF OF STAFF), Martinsburg VA Medical Center
Martinsburg VA Medical Center is committed to serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans.
MEDICAL DIRECTOR (CHIEF OF STAFF)
Martinsburg VA Medical Center
1 License from any state / up to 49 days off’ annually
Recruitment/Relocation Incentives is Authorized
Martinsburg, WV is a picturesque, historic community within an hour away from Washington D.C. and less than 90 minutes from Baltimore, Maryland metropolitan areas, yet offers the serenity of small town living. Our opportunity is nestled in a community which offers family friendly lifestyle, great public and private schools, and affordable real estate. With such close proximity to our nation’s capital you can enjoy all the attractions, sports, shopping, and entertainment that metropolitan area has to offer.
We are seeking a highly qualified Chief of Staff to lead change and build upon the strengths of our current clinical services. We are a 1,900 employee Medical Center (complexity level 1C) located on a beautiful 178-acre campus. In addition to the Medical Center, we have seven Community Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOCs) in three states.
Develops and maintains currently accepted management practices throughout the clinical services.
Develops and presents budgetary requirements of the clinical services and assists in the formulation of the annual budget program.
Fully responsible to the Medical Center Director for programs of patient care and for the educational and research activities of the clinical services. To carry out these responsibilities, the candidate demonstrates the ability to:
- Formulate and recommend plans for a comprehensive program of medical care.
- Develop the requirements of staff, facilities, equipment and supplies needed to carry forward such an Integrated program, utilizing necessary reviews and controls.
- Appraises the effectives of the various medical programs in meeting the needs of patient care.
- Promotes the development of health care professionals through counseling, mentoring, teaching, and encouraging self-assessment.
- Fosters an environment where patient care, educational activity, and administrative planning and evaluation are based on teamwork, integration and application of current knowledge.
- Establishes mechanisms where employees and VA leadership are informed, in a timely manner, of clinical program developments that affect them.
- Takes an active role as an Executive Leadership team member, providing advice, counsel and personal action in defining and accomplishing the Medical Center's mission and goals.
- Represents the organization, internally and externally, in such a manner as to reflect positively on the Medical Center and VA.
- Serves as Medical Center's professional liaison to other VA and federal facilities, the community, affiliates, media, Congressional offices, and constituent organizations.
- Monitors and promotes compliance with VA regulations and professional standards pertaining to outside professional activities and ethical conduct.
- Monitors and promotes cooperation and compliance of the clinical staff with federal and state laws and regulations; medical staff bylaws and rules; Medical Center policies; and The Joint Commission standards as applicable to the individual, profession of Medical Center.
Full and unrestricted M.D. / D.O. license from any state, DC or Puerto Rico
Board Certified Internal or Family Medicine
Maintains current ACLS and BLS Certification.
Experience and competent Physician who believes that Veterans care is # 1; an excellent communicator has exceptional organization skills and is present, visible and responsive.
Benefits for you:
In addition to professional and personal rewards, VA also offers extensive employment benefits and educational opportunities.
Paid Time Off: • up to 26 Days paid annual (vacation/personal) leave – you can carry over up to 86 days into a new year • 13 Days paid sick leave each year with no limit on accumulation – unused sick leave can be used to extend creditable service time at retirement! • 10 Federal holidays per year with pay
Health Insurance: VA employees have an outstanding number of health insurance plans from which to choose (premiums are partially paid by VA) Lifetime Healthcare Insurance options available.
Dental & Vision: Our insurance options also include exceptional vision and dental plans (premiums are partially paid by VA)
VA employees have the option to use Flexible Spending Accounts, which allow you to use tax-free dollars to pay for medical, dental, and vision care expenses that are not reimbursed by your health insurance plan
Term life insurance, family, and additional coverage options are available with the cost shared by the Federal Government.
Long-term care insurance is available as an option
Federal Retirement Plan:
VA employees are covered by the Federal Employees Retirement System (FERS). FERS is a three-tiered retirement plan composed of 1) Social Security benefits; 2) FERS basic benefits (pension); and 3)Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) which is a 401K-type plan
The Federal Government also provides an automatic basic contribution (1% of salary) and up to 4% of salary in matching contributions, depending on the amount of the employee contribution
For retired military personnel, these benefits are in addition to full monthly retirement pay or pension
In addition to FERS, VA provides health care insurance coverage for retired personnel
Employees are vested in a federal pension after only 5 years’ service
Martinsburg VA Medical Center
510 Butler Avenue Martinsburg, WV 25405
Located in the heart of West Virginia's Eastern Panhandle, the Martinsburg Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC) can be found on 175 acres in historic Berkeley County and has a service area of more than 126,000 veterans in West Virginia, Maryland, Virginia, and Pennsylvania. The Medical Center, part of the VA Capitol Health Care Network (VISN 5), offers a comprehensive range of services, including internal medicine, ambulatory surgery, audiology and speech pathology, dental, nursing home, nutrition, podiatry, prosthetics, women's health, mental health and rehabilitation medicine. Patient care is provided through an integrated primary care concept, and each veteran is assigned to a team of health care providers that follows the patient's care both as an inpatient and an outpatient. It is the mission of the Medical Center to honor America's Veterans as heroes by providing the highest quality health care. The employees of the Martinsburg VAMC are dedicated to improving the quality of life for eligible veterans through excellent health care.
George Washington University School of Medicine
West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
West Virginia University Medical & Dental Schools
178 Nursing Home Care Unit
TYPE OF FACILITY
General Medical & Surgical, Long-term Care, Rehab & Domiciliary
Alcohol-Drug Rehabilitation Unit
Audiology & Speech Pathology
Homeless Domiciliary Program
Inpatient Hospice (Palliative Care)
Intensive Care Unit
Medical Center and Domiciliary-Based Substance Abuse Programs
Mental Hygiene Clinic
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder-Residential Rehab (PTSD-PRRP) Program
Pulmonary Function Lab
Traumatic Brain Injury-Community Re-Entry
The following Community Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOC) come under this facility:
200 Glenn Street
Cumberland, MD 21502
Phone: (301) 724-0061
Fort Detrick Outpatient Clinic
1433 Porter Street
Fort Detrick Army Garrison
Frederick, MD 21702
Franklin Contract Outpatient Clinic
Pendelton Community Care
314 Pine Street
Franklin, WV 26807
Phone: (304) 358-2355
Hagerstown Outpatient Clinic
Hub Plaza Building
1101 Opal Court
Hagerstown, MD 21742
Phone: (301) 665-1462
Harrisonburg Contract Outpatient Clinic
1755 S. High Street
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
Phone: (540) 282-6035
Petersburg Contract Outpatient Clinic
Grant Memorial Hospital
P. O. Box 1019
Petersburg, WV 26847
Phone: (304) 257-5817
Stephens City Outpatient Clinic
170 Prosperity Drive
Winchester, VA 22602
Phone: (540) 869-0600
Department of Veterans Affairs offers Veterans the largest, most technologically advanced integrated health care system in the United States. We operate more than 1,400 sites of care, including 153 medical centers, 909 ambulatory and community-based outpatient clinics, 135 nursing homes, 232 Veterans centers, 47 readjustment counseling centers, and 108 comprehensive home-care programs, across all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and U.S.Territories.
More than 7.9 million Veterans, their family members, and survivors are enrolled in the VA Health System, with more than 6.3 million seeking treatment each year. Currently, that annual treatment involves 773,600 inpatient visits and 60 million outpatient visits. About 250,000 full-time employees and 90,000 health professional trainees work in interdisciplinary care teams to deliver those patient services daily.
VA's patient population crosses a wide spectrum of individuals, from elderly World War II Veterans, to baby boomer Vietnam Vets, to today's younger heroes who served during the Gulf War era and in the present day Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom. VA also serves a growing number of women Veterans, who currently account for seven percent of the total Veteran population.