Department of Veterans Affairs
Palo Alto, California
Jun 20, 2019
Jun 19, 2020
Full Time
Position Type

The VA Palo Alto Health Care System, a state-of-the-art medical center located in the San Francisco Bay area, is recruiting for BC/BE Geriatricians to join the Extended Care Service.  The position is a VA Community Living Center (nursing home) based position located either in the Palo Alto, Menlo Park, or Livermore divisions of the VA Palo Alto HCS.  The position involves the provision of primary medical care to residents of the Community Living Center.  The populations served include short stay, rehabilitation, dementia, geropsychiatric and long stay residents.  Individuals with dual certification in Palliative Care are especially encouraged to apply.  Salary is competitive and is commensurate with professional and VA experience.

The VA Palo Alto HCS has an academic affiliation with Stanford University.  The position will offer the opportunity for an academic appointment and to interact in a teaching capacity with medical trainees from Stanford University.


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