OUR MISSION: To fulfill President Lincoln's promise - "To care for him who shall have borne the battle and for his widow, and his orphan" - by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans. How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?This is an open continuous ad and all candidates will be reviewed on a weekly basis. All physicians will work within their privileges at all times, unless necessitated by an emergency. This position will provide psychiatric evaluation and treatment in the general outpatient mental health clinic using evidence based pharmacological interventions and has, as its goals, the improvement of interpersonal functioning, changes in maladaptive behavior patterns, reduction in psychiatric symptoms and the alleviation of psychic pain. This will be done in face-to-face encounters. An on-call rotation with other Psychiatrists covering Inpatient services will also be included. Work schedule in clinic daily Monday through Friday 8 - 4:30. Note: New hires will be required to relocate to Fargo, North Dakota. This is not a virtual tele-medicine position.
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.