Naval Medical Command PHYSICIAN (PSYCHIATRY)

Jacksonville Naval Hospital , Florida

About the Job

Consider working for the Bureau of Medicine and Surgery (BUMED), Navy's CIVILIAN health care organization. You don't have to join the military to work side-by-side with our military medical staff to care for those who serve our Nation. BUMED provides high quality patient- and family-centered care in wartime and peacetime to active duty members, their families, and beneficiaries at medical facilities around the globe. Every day, no matter what the environment, Navy Medicine is ready to provide world class care, anytime, anywhere. The selectee for this position will serve as a Physician (Psychiatry) in the Directorate for Mental Health of NAVHOSP JACKSONVILLE. In this position you will provide and coordinate routine and emergent inpatient and outpatient mental health services relative to the examination, diagnosis, treatment and disposition of active duty and selected beneficiaries by providing evaluations, psycho education, counseling, disposition, recommendations, and group therapy. This announcement is being used to recruit qualified individuals, under the Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Direct Hire Authority, authorized by 5 United States Code (U.S.C.), Section 3304 and 5 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Part 337, Subpart B. The Rule of Three, Veteran's Preference and traditional rating and ranking of applicants do not apply to the Direct Hire process. For more information on OPM Direct-Hire Authority, please review this link: http://www.opm.gov/DirectHire/factsheet.asp. APPLY NOW! This job opportunity announcement has a first cut-off date of 7/20/17. Applications received by 11:59 PM Eastern Standard Time (EST) on the cut-off date of 7/20/17 will receive first consideration for this vacancy. Candidates who apply after may be referred on a periodic basis depending on staffing needs.

Date Posted

Thursday, July 6, 2017

Degree Required