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Battle Creek VA Medical Center
City:Battle Creek
Visas Accepted:None
Opportunity Description:

Physicians in the VA have the distinguished opportunity to work with our Nation’s Heroes.

Practice patient driven care while enjoying excellent benefits and work-life balance.

The Battle Creek VA Medical Center has an opportunity for Inpatient, Outpatient, Residential Rehabilitation and Compensation and Pensioning Psychiatrists;

  • BC/BE in Psychiatry
  • US Citizen
  • Full Unrestricted license to practice in any US State

    Whether you’re interested in academics, research, or a better work/life balance, you’ll find the VA has a lot to offer, including the unmatched satisfaction you’ll get from caring for those who have served our country. In addition to competitive payand liability protection, the VA also offers a robust benefits plan that includes:

  • Minimal on-call duties
  • Medical Center does not have emergency room, ICU, or CCU
  • Paid Time Off – 26 Personal Time Off days, 13 sick days, 10 Federal holidays and 5 CME days
  • Insurance - Health, Dental, Vision, Flexible Spending Accounts, Term Life and long-term care
  • Federal retirement plan

To fulfill President Lincoln's promise – "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan" – by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans.

Available Date:
Vacation (weeks/details):26 Personal Days Annually Malpractice:Not Required
Other benefits:
54 Paid Days Off with Federal Benefits
Facility Description:

The Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center provides comprehensive tertiary psychiatric care, primary and secondary medical care, specialty care, extended and long-term care, preventive medicine, and related social support services for Veterans in the western and lower peninsula of Michigan, as well as a variety of outpatient services. As a member of an integrated healthcare delivery system the, 484-bed facility includes nursing home care, a medical care unit, a primary care clinic, physical medicine, and a mental health clinic. A Community Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC), which opened in April 1992, is located 60 miles northwest in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Three new CBOCs have been opened in Muskegon, Lansing, and Benton Harbor, Michigan. The Medical Center is situated on 206 park-like acres with easy access to both downtown Battle Creek and Kalamazoo.

This Medical Center has 40 academic affiliations with 18 colleges for a variety of health occupations. These colleges and universities include: Andrews University, Lansing Community College, Ohio University, Rochester Institute of Technology, University of St. Francis, Central Michigan University, Davenport College, Eastern Michigan University, Ferris State University, Grand Rapids Community College, Grand Valley State University, Illinois College of Optometry, Kellogg Community College, Kalamazoo Valley Community College, Michigan State University, Toledo University, University of Michigan, and Western Michigan University.

Community Description:

Battle Creek contains more land than all but two other Michigan cities. This vast land resource is home to a bustling residential and business community. Battle Creek is an energetic city on the move, ready to meet the challenges of the future. Here, you enjoy a progressive small city with an extraordinary commitment to success. City parks and paths contribute to family wellness, while school children receive world-class instruction. The Battle Creek Linear Park winds its way through the city, linking together parks and forest, lakes, rivers and streams for joggers, strollers and bicyclists. An impressive array of entertainment options pleases music lovers, sports fans, and families. Battle Creek has emerged as a major service corridor, with specialty shops, theaters, festivals, international corporate and philanthropic headquarters, professional and financial services, and government offices.

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