The Bureau of Medicine and Surgery provides high quality patient- and family-centered medical care in wartime and peacetime. Civilian healthcare professionals work side-by-side with military medical staff to care for active duty members, their families, and retirees at medical facilities around the globe. Every day, no matter what the environment, Navy Medicine is ready to provide world class care, anytime, anywhere. At the Naval Branch Health Clinic Belle Chasse located on Naval Air Station/Joint Reserve Base New Orleans, we provide high quality healthcare to those who serve our nation and their families, with commitment and compassion, to ensure operational force readiness and a healthy community. We will achieve maximum force readiness by aiming to be manned, trained, and equipped to provide and maintain safe, high quality healthcare. In this position you will provide the full range of Family Practice care, including the evaluation and treatment of beneficiaries and their families. To learn more about our facility please click here: http://www.med.navy.mil/sites/pcola/nbhc/bellechasse/Pages/default.aspx 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 9/26/17. Applications received by 11:59 PM Eastern Standard Time (EST) on the cut-off date of 9/26/17 will receive first consideration for this vacancy. Candidates who apply after may be referred on a periodic basis depending on staffing needs.
Tuesday, September 5, 2017