VA’s osteopathic physicians take a hands-on, holistic approach to Veterans’ health and well-being.
Discover a richly rewarding career helping those who have served the nation at OMED 2019 in Baltimore from Oct. 25-28. Head to VA Careers Booth 737 to discuss a VA healthcare career with recruiters Charles Long and Shane Stults.
“VA is always looking for qualified professionals to improve the lives of Veterans through traditional and innovative healthcare practices,” said Darren Sherrard, Associate Director of Recruitment Marketing at VA. “Charles and Shane are ready to accept resumes and answer any questions you might have about opportunities at VA and our total rewards package.”
Explore a rewarding career
OMED is an annual medical conference attended by thousands of osteopathic physicians, medical students and other health professionals from across the country. Hosted by the American Osteopathic Association, the event features TED-style talks, continuing medical education courses and mentoring sessions for both students and resident physicians.
While you’re there, check out sessions on post-traumatic stress disorder, COPD management, acupuncture for pain and migraine treatment.
In between sessions, get more information about VA’s total rewards package, generous leave policy and free liability coverage as part of federal service. As a VA physician, you may also qualify for higher education support through the Education Debt Reduction Program and various other scholarship opportunities.
VA also offers you the chance to work by the beach, in a city or in the countryside. And you can take your benefits with you. With one active U.S. license, apply for an open position at VA facilities in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, American Samoa and the Philippines.
Other perks that come with choosing a VA career as a physician include:
- Flexible work schedules and shifts.
- Diversity and inclusion policies and programs.
- Low patient-provider ratios.
- Leadership development and mentoring programs.
- Career training and enhancement opportunities.
- Dining options and a tax-free retail store.
- A smoke/drug-free workplace.