In the Center of Everything-- Care for our Veterans - Great Benefits - No Call!
The Roseburg VA Health Care System is seeking a Primary Care Physician to come care for our Veterans. The Primary Care Physician will be responsible for providing comprehensive primary care services to a defined panel of patients. This includes history taking, physical examination, ordering of laboratories and diagnostic studies, diagnosis, and formulation of treatment plans for acute and chronic conditions within the scope of Internal Medicine or Family Medicine practice.
Provide medical care to veterans enrolled on the team.
Physician will work as a member of a disciplinary health care team
An active role on the multidisciplinary health care team requires promoting preventive measures
managing the acute and chronic conditions of an assigned panel of patients, as well as patients assigned to other team members, when circumstances requires.
Current Panel Size of approximately 1200
Average 15 patients a day with 30-minute follow ups and 1-hour new patient visits
Busy but not overwhelming
Well supported with sub specialties
Located in Southwestern Oregon, Roseburg is a part of the hundred valleys of the Umpqua. In Roseburg, you can climb a mountain, raft a river or catch a salmon in some of the most picturesque areas of the Pacific Northwest. It is a part of a water wonderland crowned by the world-famous Umpqua River. The gentle climate creates limitless recreational opportunities among lush forests and cascading waterfalls. With only 19 people per square mile, Roseburg has many unspoiled areas to explore. The lakes, rivers and reservoirs of Douglas County provide ample boating and fishing settings, especially on the beautiful North Umpqua, a river that's famous among fishermen. The North Umpqua offers fishing opportunities for trout, salmon, bass, and is one of the world's only rivers with a native run of summer steelhead. The many cultural activities in Roseburg include a variety of live theatrical and musical productions presented throughout the year by the Umpqua Actors Community Theater and the Umpqua Community College theater department, as well as musical entertainment provided by the Roseburg Community Concert Association and the Umpqua Valley Symphony Association. Covered bridges, mid-1800 restored homes and the nationally acclaimed Douglas County Museum of History and Natural History add to the area's rich historic tradition. Many say Roseburg is “close to everything.” A short drive to the Oregon Coast, Crater Lake, Eugene...and the Heart of the Land of Umpqua. Here you’ll experience our growing winery and brewery scene, the Umpqua Rivers with world-class fishing, mountain biking, rafting, and kayaking, and great things to see and do right in Roseburg itself. Please visit Roseburg
Located “In the center of everything” ... we’re just an hour from the Oregon Coast, a short drive to Crater Lake through the most scenic drive in Oregon that leads up to Crater Lake, some of the most epic outdoor sports (fishing, mountain bike riding, rock climbing, rafting, and more!) and is the center of Oregon’s growing wine industry.
If interested in learning more about this position, please email an updated CV to Timothy.Blakney@va.gov or call 303-202-8351.
Internal Number: MD/DO
About The Roseburg VA Health Care System
More than 6.3 million Veterans and their families turn to us for care every year, and it is our duty to provide them with the best health care available. Our team of 250,000 full-time employees and 90,000 health professional trainees work together on interdisciplinary care teams to deliver critical services to our Nation’s Veterans. From Iraqi Freedom service members to those who survived WWII, our Veterans need us. We renewed our focus on increasing access to care by beginning one of our largest hiring initiatives ever. With challenging cases and advanced equipment, VA offers careers for physicians and nurses at all acuity levels, from primary care to subspecialties. Our interdisciplinary careers offer growth opportunities for mental health and rehabilitative service providers.