Ophthalmologist in West Virginia - Help our Heroes in the one of America’s Best Small Towns
The Beckley VAMC is searching for an Ophthalmologist. This Ophthalmologist will be responsible for consultative and treatment services for diagnosis and medical and surgical management of eye disease and developing treatment plans for the management of Veterans in the outpatient, inpatient, CLC and Emergency Department settings.
Beckley was just named one of American’s best small towns (Travel & Leisure Magazine)
Preferred Qualifications: Experienced in Cataracts. Population is elderly so 60-70% will be cataracts.
Work Hours: Monday-Friday -TBD
- You must be a U.S. Citizen to apply for this job
- Designated and/or random drug testing may be required
- Selective Service Registration is required for males born after 12/31/1959
- You may be required to serve a probationary period
- Subject to background/security investigation
Recruitment/Relocation Incentives may be approved!
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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. Learn more at: https://www.vacareers.va.gov/
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Since 1951, Beckley VAMC has been improving the health of the men and women who have so proudly served our nation. We consider it our privilege to serve your health care needs in any way we can. Services are available to more than 38,000 Veterans living in an 11-county area of southern West Virginia.
Beckley VAMC is a 30-bed general medical and surgical care facility with a 50-bed community living center. The medical center is a Joint Commission accredited, rural access facility. The community living center offers skilled nursing care, post-acute rehabilitation and restorative care, palliative care, and respite care for eligible Veterans. The medical center also operates a home based primary care program.
Community-Based Outpatient Clinics:
The Greenbrier County VA Clinic opened at a temporary location, 3584 Davic Stuart Road, Lewisburg, WV, on Tuesday, January 19, 2016.
The Princeton VA Clinic opened on June 8, 2015. The clinic is located at 1511 North Walker Street, Princeton, WV.
Vet Centers Beckley VAMC supports two Veterans Outreach Centers -- one located in Beckley, and the other in Princeton, West Virginia.
VHA Mission Honor America's Veterans by providing exceptional health care that improves their health and well-being.
VHA Vision Statement VHA will continue to be the benchmark of excellence and value in health care and benefits by providing exemplary services that are both patient centered and evidence based.
This care will be delivered by engaged, collaborative teams in an integrated environment that supports learning, discovery and continuous improvement.
It will emphasize prevention and population health and contribute to the nation's well-being through education, research and service in National emergencies.
Core Values - Because I CARE, I will...
- Integrity: Act with high moral principle. Adhere to the highest progressional standards. Maintain the trust and confidence of all with whom I engage.
- Commitment: Work diligently to serve Veterans and other beneficiaries. Be driven by an earnest belief in VA's mission. Fulfill my individual responsiblities and organizational responsibilities.
- Advocacy: Be truly Veteran-centric by identifying, fully considering, and appropriately advancing the interests of Veterans and other beneficiaries.
- Respect: Treat all those I serve and with whom I work with dignity and respect. Show respect to earn it.
- Excellence: Strive for the highest quality and continuous improvement. Be thoughtful and decisive in leadership, accountable for my actions, willing to admit mistakes, and rigorous in correcting them.