The eye clinic section chief has supervisory responsibility for all employees within the eye clinic section and is accountable for overseeing the work and patient flow within eye clinic. - Collaboration with the Chief of Surgery in all eye clinic process flow and improvement recommendations. - Management of staff leave requests within eye clinic section - Responsibility for OPPE/FPPE process including contribution to provider performance reviews & evaluations semi-annually. - Working collaboratively with Nursing & Clerical managers on site; attending, huddles, operational meetings & service meetings. - Participation in the recruitment, interviewing & selection processes of new providers within eye clinic - Evaluation of competencies of newly hired/assigned personnel and orientation of staff to policies/procedures of the clinic & health system. - Investigation and resolution of informal staff complaints and grievances VA offers a comprehensive total rewards package. VHA Physician Total Rewards. Pay: Competitive salary, annual performance bonus, regular salary increases Paid Time Off: 50-55 days of annual paid time offer per year (26 days of annual leave, 13 days of sick leave, 11 paid Federal holidays per year and possible 5 day paid absence for CME) Retirement: Traditional federal pension (5 years vesting) and federal 401K with up to 5% in contributions by VA Insurance: Federal health/vision/dental/term life/long-term care (many federal insurance programs can be carried into retirement) Licensure: 1 full and unrestricted license from any US State or territory CME: Possible $1,000 per year reimbursement Malpractice: Free liability protection with tail coverage provided Contract: No Physician Employment Contract and no significant restriction on moonlighting Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 7:30am to 4:00pm
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.