The West Texas VA Health Care System, Big Spring, Texas is seeking a Physician for the position of Associate Chief of Staff (ACOS), Specialty Care Services with excellent clinical and managerial experience. The ACOS will report to Chief of Staff and will serve as a member of the Clinical Leadership Team.Learn more about this agency
The Associate Chief of Staff, Specialty Care Service will be responsible for the delivery of health care services and will provide supervision of Service Chief's for the Audiology;Dental;Diagnostic (Radiology and Cardiopulmonary);Laboratory;Pharmacy;Ophthalmology;Physical Medicine & Rehab;and Clinical Registrar.The ACOS will oversee, in collaboration with respective Service Chiefs, the development of policies and procedures, performance standards, administrative responsibilities of employee's description of duties, other clinical and administrative responsibilities to ensure that the mission of the service
Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.
The Associate Chief of Staff, Specialty Care Service will be responsible for the delivery of health care services and will provide supervision of Service Chief's for the Audiology; Dental; Diagnostic (Radiology and Cardiopulmonary); Laboratory; Pharmacy; Ophthalmology; Physical Medicine & Rehab; and Clinical Registrar. The ACOS will oversee, in collaboration with respective Service Chiefs, the development of policies and procedures, performance standards, administrative responsibilities of employee's description of duties, other clinical and administrative responsibilities to ensure that the mission of the service and facility has been satisfied.
You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.
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All applicants are encouraged to apply online. To apply for this position, you must complete the full questionnaire and submit the documentation specified in the Required Documents section below. The complete application package must be submitted by 11:59 PM (ET) on 06/28/2019 to receive consideration. To preview the questionnaire click https://apply.usastaffing.gov/ViewQuestionnaire/10444298.
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VA offers a comprehensive benefits package. This link provides an overview of the benefits associated with a VA practice: VHA physician brochure. Annual leave shall accrue for full-time physicians at the rate of 26 days per leave year (1 day per pay period). This job opportunity announcement may be used to fill additional vacancies. It is the policy of the VA to not deny employment to those that have faced financial hardships or periods of unemployment. This position is in the Excepted Service and does not confer competitive status. VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply. The health-related positions in VA are covered by Title 38, and are not covered by the Schedule A excepted appointment authority. Veterans and Transitioning Service Members: Please visit the VA for Vets site for career-search tools for Veterans seeking employment at VA, career development services for our existing Veterans, and coaching and reintegration support for military service members. If you are unable to apply online view the following link for information regarding an Alternate Application.
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