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Pain Opportunity in Beautiful Reno/Lake Tahoe Area - Reno, NV, USA

Job Description

Interventional or Non Interventional Pain Physician in Beautiful Reno/Lake Tahoe Area

Sierra Nevada Health Care System (VASNHCS) is seeking a pain physician. This staff physician will do pain medication management including suboxone management and requires X-Waiver. Physician will be working with a dynamic team of PM&R and interventional providers, midlevel providers, pain pharmacists, pain physical therapists, and pain psychologists. This opportunity offers a team based approach. Additionally, there is opportunity to do pain procedures including peripheral joint injections, greater occipital nerve blocks, and trigger point injections.

 

VA Sierra Nevada Health Care System (VASNHCS) provides inpatient and outpatient care to a large geographical area that includes 20 counties in northern Nevada and northeastern California. The Reno campus is the site of the Ioannis A. Lougaris VA Medical Center, which operates 64 hospital beds and 60 Community Living Center (CLC) beds. VASNHCS also manages community-based outpatient clinics in Auburn and Susanville, CA, and Carson Valley, Lahontan Valley, Fallon, and Winnemucca, NV. VA Sierra Nevada Health Care System provides health care to approximately 120,000 veterans. 

Benefits and Features

  • Expected Salary starting salary range  for well qualified candidate will range from  $260,000.00 to $280,000.00,  with consideration given to candidate's qualifications, credentials and experience; and may include up to $15,000 in Annual Performance Bonus. Selected candidate may be eligible to apply for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP), and if approved, receive up to $200k in school loan repayment.
  • The VA offers Physicians and all employees industry leading full benefits and features package to support high quality professional practice & favorable work-life-family balance.
  • Paid Time Off  in the form of 26 Days paid annual leave, 13 Days paid sick leave per year, 10 Federal holidays with pay, and 5-Day paid absence to attend approved CME 
  • Insurance  to include Health-Dental-Vision care insurance programs to choose from with premiums partially paid by VA; Flexible Spending Accounts; Term life insurance, family, and additional coverage options are available with the cost shared by the Federal Government; and Long-term care insurance available as an option
  • Federal Retirement Plans  thru the Federal Employees Retirement System (FERS) - A three-tiered retirement plan composed of 1) Social Security benefits; 2) FERS-FRAE basic benefits (pension); and 3) Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) which is a 401K-type plan, with up to five percent government matching


Welcome to Reno/Tahoe ! Nestled at the foot of the Sierra Nevada mountains with easy access to Lake Tahoe, Reno is ideal for your inner adventurer. Enjoy kayaking, paddle boarding, and hiking in the summer, sledding and snowshoeing in the winter, or head on up to the slopes to ski or snowboard where many Olympic athletes train. Check out our many hip restaurants and shops in Midtown , or take a walk by the river downtown and stop in at a dog friendly brewery. We are the home of a dynamic art scene and many iconic events: Artown , Hot August Nights, Street Vibrations, Rib Cook-off, Great Reno Balloon Races, Reno Rodeo, and the National Championship Air Races. Summers can get hot, but the humidity is low, and there is no state income tax in Nevada! For more information click: Special Events .

We encourage you to consider VA employment in Reno, NV. We offer both a mission you can put your heart into and a home for fun, new experiences. Join a team that values a healthy home/work life balance and be rewarded by your role in keeping the promise to those who served." For more information click Recreation

For more information, please visit www.whyreno.org .

 

For more information, please contact VA Healthcare Recruiter:

Kelly De Boer

(775) 223-5351

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COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement

As required by Executive Order 14043 , Federal employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 regardless of the employees duty location or work arrangement (e.g., telework, remote work, etc.), subject to such exceptions as required by law. If selected, you will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and submit documentation of proof of vaccination before your start date. The agency will provide additional information regarding what information or documentation will be needed and how you can request a legally required exception from this requirement using the reasonable accommodation process.

Contact Email: Kelly.DeBoer@va.gov
Employer: Department of Veteran Affairs
Location: Reno, NV, USA
Position Type: Physician (MD, DO, Resident)
Employment Type: Permanent
Specialty: Pain Management
Salary Range: