Primary Purpose: Chief/Lead Medical Officer, leader, direct and indirect supervisor for a Veterans Health Affairs outpatient clinic providing numerous medical and administrative services to eligible veterans to include: primary care, mental health, social work and laboratory services Secondary Purpose: Serve as primary care physician for a limited panel of patients in addition to supervisory responsibilities as summarized above
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.
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