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. U.S. Naval Hospital, Yokosuka is the largest U.S. military treatment facility on mainland Japan: a 47-bed core hospital in Yokosuka, near Tokyo. Branch health clinics are located in Sasebo, Iwakuni, Atsugi, Camp Fuji, and Yokohama in mainland Japan; Chinhae, Korea on the southern tip of South Korea; and, Diego Garcia in the Indian Ocean. USNH Yokosuka serves 33,000 beneficiaries throughout the western Pacific by caring for readiness. This is accomplished by enabling the Fleet through quality patient and family-centered healthcare delivered by empowered people using efficient business practices. This position is a staff Emergency Medicine Physician and is responsible for the emergency care, evaluation and treatment of Emergency Room patients, and involvement with the academic Japanese medical internship program. 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 7/26/2017. Applications received by 11:59 PM Eastern Standard Time (EST) on the cut-off date of 7/26/2017 will receive first consideration for this vacancy. Candidates who apply after may be referred on a periodic basis depending on staffing needs.
Wednesday, July 12, 2017