Are you looking for a rewarding career serving our Nation’s Veterans, while maintaining a healthy work/life balance in the ultimate year-round climate? The VA Community Based Outpatient Clinic in sunny Yuma, Arizona may be the place for you! In an effort to improve access to care, VA is currently hiring primary care providers for this location – including physicians and experienced nurse practitioners.
Yuma is located on the Colorado River in the southwest corner of Arizona. Sitting on the California border, Yuma is two-hours from San Diego and driving distance to Phoenix and Tucson. Yuma is a vibrant multicultural community surrounded by landscape as diverse as it is beautiful. The area is a great place for outdoor lovers, as the sunny climate makes it perfect for many activities. From boating to golf and off-roading to hiking, there is no shortage of things to do. (For more information about Yuma, visit their website.)
At VA, health care providers enjoy many benefits including an attractive compensation package that includes professional development and work/life balance. VA employees also enjoy 10 Federal Holidays, 26 work days of annual leave, 13 annual sick days (unlimited accrual) and robust federal benefits. A current, unrestricted license from any US state allows you to practice in VHA facilities across the Nation.
What’s more, health care providers in rural areas like Yuma enjoy a lower cost of living, affordable housing costs, and less traffic. VA is also offering a $20,000 recruitment bonus specifically for these positions.
To speak directly with a recruiter about these positions, you can reach out to Samuel Wainscott, National Health Care Recruitment Consultant, at Samuel.firstname.lastname@example.org or (915) 238-2168.
To explore all open positions, visit VAcareers.va.gov.