Defense Health Agency

  • Fort Sam Houston, San Antonio, TX, USA

The civilian physicians of the Defense Health Agency meet the healthcare needs of active duty and retired military personnel, and their families, at treatment facilities across the U.S. and around the world.
 

There are a lot of reasons you became a physician, but none of them included inflexible work schedules, burdensome administrative tasks, and dealing with insurance companies. By offering you exceptional employment benefits as well as the opportunity to practice at locations across the U.S. and around the world, DHA delivers you the work-life balance you have always been missing.

Defense Health Agency Fort Riley, KS, USA
Feb 19, 2021
Full time
Registered Nurse; Labor and Delivery:     // WE'RE HIRING LABOR AND DELIVERY REGISTERED NURSES \\    We have full time, part time + PRN opportunities available! We want what works for YOUR life. This postion requires rotating shifts.   PRIMARY CARE | MEDSURG | OBGYN | LABOR + DELIVERY | URGENT CARE | BEHAVIORAL HEALTH | PSYCHIATRY | PERIOPERATIVE | OPERATING ROOM | CASE MANAGEMENT | EMERGENCY ROOM   BENEFITS. Full federal benefits package: very competitive pay, ample vacation + separate sick leave, relocation assistance, student loan reimbursement opportunities, 5% investment matching, retirement, health, dental, vision, life + long term insurance, any state license works (no need to get a KS license!)   QUALIFICATIONS. Active, unrestricted RN license, BLS, Graduation from an accredited RN program, one full year of Labor and Delivery RN experience, US Citizenship (if you do not have one full year of experience, please still reach out, we have new-graduate opportunities from...
Defense Health Agency Fort Riley, KS, USA
Feb 19, 2021
Full time
Registered Nurse; OBGYN Clinic: - Providing comprehensive nursing care to obstetrical-gynecological patients, assisting physicians or anesthesia providers with procedures, and coordinating patient care. - Perform professional nursing duties in the care of ambulatory obstetrics and gynecology (OB/GYN) patients including those with normal and complicated pregnancies as well as gynecological problems. - Direct, assist and/or carry out specialized procedures including Non-Stress Test (NST) and other prenatal diagnostic testing, catherizations, irrigations, intravenous catheter insertion, venipuncture, administration of oxygen and other treatments. - Collaborate with physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nursing personnel and other healthcare providers to ensure continuity of healthcare for the patient when their nursing judgment is in contravention with the triage protocols. - Coordinate patient referrals to support services provided through the internal and external...
Defense Health Agency Fort Riley, KS, USA
Feb 19, 2021
Full time
Social Worker:     WE'RE HIRING INTEGRATED BEHAVIORAL HEALTH LICENSED CLINICAL SOCIAL WORKERS       BENEFITS. Full federal benefits package: very competitive pay, ample vacation + separate sick leave, relocation assistance, 5% investment matching (TSP), retirement (FERS), health, dental, vision, life + long term insurance, any state license works (no need to get a KS license!) Learn more about our benefits by visiting the Army Benefits Center (https://www.abc.army.mil/abc?id=abc_index)   QUALIFICATIONS. Active, unrestricted LCSW license, BLS, US Citizenship    HOW TO APPLY. To officially apply, please search for openings at Fort Riley, Kansas on USAJOBS.gov. Please also e-mail your resume + license to: usarmy.riley.medcom-iach.mbx.careers@mail.mil   This Primary Care Licensed Clinical Social Worker opening is located within the primary care medical home (Integrated Behavioral Health). We're looking for a Clinical Social Worker who is an approachable, self-motivated individual with...
Defense Health Agency Fort Polk, Fort Polk South, LA 71459, USA
Feb 19, 2021
Full time
Social Worker (Clinical): Responsibilities - Develop individualized treatment plans for behavioral health patients based on psychiatric diagnosis, identified problems and treatment needs. - Provide emergency on-call crisis management services for adult and child behavioral health cases. - Provide clinical counseling services for adults and children using approved evidence based treatment modalities. - Evaluate results of counseling methods to determine the effectiveness of treatment used. - Assess and respond to changing needs of patients based on deployment cycles or critical events.
Defense Health Agency Fort Drum, NY, USA
Feb 19, 2021
Full time
Vocational Nurse (Developmental): Obtains information from patient and/or family to identify major complaints, symptoms, or reason for seeking health care. Takes all vital signs (blood pressure, temperature, pulse, respirations, pain level, height, weight, measurement of head circumference, and length); performs a behavioral health screening. Documents patients' chief complaints and other pertinent information in the health record. Documentation will also include medication reconciliation, screening tools, and behavioral health intake surveys. Coordinates and facilitates care coordination, communicates relevant information according to the medical plan of care and nursing assessment, and documents accordingly in the health record.Provides individualized nursing care to patients of all ages based upon the physician’s medical care plan, the nursing assessment, and the physical, mental and emotional needs of the patient. Assists the physician with various examinations and diagnostic...
Defense Health Agency Fort Riley, KS, USA
Feb 19, 2021
Full time
Computed tomography (CT) technicians: Must be able to perform the professional, clinical and or technical competencies of the assigned unit or department. - Is responsible for the operation of CT scanners and auxiliary devices within the scope of designated locations. Operates all equipment safely, ensuring that radiation exposure is set to provide the lowest dose for reasonable image quality as overseen by staff radiologists. - Responsible for performing routine CT procedures at a very high standard with an increasing knowledge and ability to perform specialty studies with experience. Must be able to set equipment parameters, provide patient assessment and education, provide accurate patient preparation and provide venous access for the safe administration of contrast material. - Must have an excellent working knowledge of contrast reactions and responses and be able to respond immediately to patient needs. - Ensuring that all staff are operating equipment optimally and safely by...
Defense Health Agency Fort Riley, KS, USA
Feb 19, 2021
Full time
Registered Nurse; Ambulatory Surgery Center, Periop/PACU: - Provide specialized perioperative care based on Standards of Care/Practice to patients of all ages who are undergoing procedures ranging from complex surgery to routine procedures and emergency surgery. - Assess an unconscious or semi-conscious patient's physiological and psychosocial status to formulate a nursing care plan to include developing goals based upon nursing diagnosis and desired patient outcomes. - Set-up, operate and monitor specialized and complex patient care equipment to include cardiac monitors, infusion medication pumps and epidural pumps for the management of the post-operative patient. - Identify patient's post-op needs and address discharge planning issues. - Perform Charge nurse duties to include making nursing care assignments to various skill levels of professional and nonprofessional personnel. - Provide information on disease process, surgical procedures and pre and post-operative care, health...
Defense Health Agency Fort Riley, KS, USA
Feb 19, 2021
Full time
Registered Nurse; Behavioral Health: - Perform a comprehensive behavioral health nursing assessment and history to plan, provide and direct nursing care across the continuum of care. - Utilize and instruct others in the use of single and specialized equipment as appropriate to clinical area. - Develop and initiate an innovative teaching program for patients requiring special approaches. - Communicate progress and/or changes to the patient, family and members of the health care team. - Develop and present classes related to psychiatric/behavioral health nursing to enhance the knowledge base of peers and subordinates.
Defense Health Agency Fort Riley, KS, USA
Feb 19, 2021
Full time
Registered Nurse; Emergency Department:     // WE'RE HIRING EMERGENCY ROOM REGISTERED NURSES \\    We have full time, part time + PRN opportunities available! We want what works for YOUR life.   PRIMARY CARE | MEDSURG | OBGYN | LABOR + DELIVERY | URGENT CARE | BEHAVIORAL HEALTH | PSYCHIATRY | PERIOPERATIVE | OPERATING ROOM | CASE MANAGEMENT | EMERGENCY ROOM   BENEFITS. Full federal benefits package: very competitive pay, ample vacation + separate sick leave, relocation assistance, student loan reimbursement opportunities, 5% investment matching, retirement, health, dental, vision, life + long term insurance, any state license works (no need to get a KS license!)   QUALIFICATIONS. Active, unrestricted RN license, BLS, Graduation from an accredited RN program, one full year of ER RN experience, US Citizenship (if you do not have one full year of experience, please still reach out, we have new-graduate opportunities from time-to-time)     HOW TO APPLY. To officially apply, please...
Defense Health Agency Fort Gordon, Augusta, GA 30905, USA
Feb 19, 2021
Full time
Nurse ( Clinical/Emergency): As a Nurse (Clinical/Emergency), you will: - Serve as Triage Nurse, perform patient assessments and independently determine and assign priority of care based on patient's presenting symptoms and physical manifestations, using established protocols. - Provide professional nursing care and treatment to a wide variety of critically ill patients due to military training accidents, motor vehicle crashes, gunshot wounds, suicide attempts, cardiac arrest, respiratory distress, drug overdose, etc. - As Charge Nurse, perform delegated administrative duties to ensure appropriate staff supervision and make critical decisions about staffing issues to ensure safe, quality, and timely patient care. - Independently intervene using established protocols to prevent deterioration of the patient's condition or restore hemodynamic stability. - Coordinate appropriate patient admissions or transfers to and from the Emergency Department.
Defense Health Agency Fairbanks, AK, USA
Feb 19, 2021
Full time
Clinical Psychologist: As a Clinical Psychologist you will: - Evaluate overall effectiveness of therapeutic effort and institute changes to increase effectiveness of therapeutic efforts. - Screen and interview patients, perform bio-psychological social evaluations using expert knowledge of general and specific concepts, principles, procedures, and practices relating to psychological counseling. - Assess acute mental health conditions in beneficiaries who present with such issues. - Provide individual and group therapy, using various modalities as clinically indicated to include brief problem-focused psychotherapy, cognitive-behavioral therapy, and client-centered therapy.
Defense Health Agency Fort Gordon, Augusta, GA 30905, USA
Feb 19, 2021
Full time
Clinical Psychologist:   %MCEPASTEBIAs a Clinical Psychologist you will:    Assesses acute behavioral health conditions in beneficiaries who resent with such issues.    Provides individual and group therapy, using various modalities as clinically indicated to include brief problem- focused psychotherapy,  cognitive-behavioral therapy, and client-centered therapy.    Screen and interview patients, perform bio-psychological social  evaluations using expert knowledge of general and specific concepts, principles, procedures, and practices  relating to psychological  counseling.    Evaluate overall effectiveness of therapeutic effort and institute  hanges to increase effectiveness of therapeutic efforts. 
Defense Health Agency 1301 N Warehouse Rd, Fort Leavenworth, KS 66027, USA
Feb 19, 2021
Full time
CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST: As a Clinical Psychologist at Fort Leavenworth, KS, you will: - Provide individual and group therapy, using various modalities as clinically indicated to include brief problem-focused psychotherapy, cognitive-behavioral therapy, and client-centered therapy. - Assess acute mental health conditions in beneficiaries who present with such issues. - Screen and interview patients, perform bio-psychological social evaluations using expert knowledge of general and specific concepts, principles, procedures, and practices relating to psychological counseling. - Evaluate overall effectiveness of therapeutic effort and institute changes to increase effectiveness of therapeutic efforts. Travel Required Occasional travel - Occasional travel -Up to 5% Business Travel is required. Supervisory status No Promotion Potential None
Defense Health Agency Colorado Springs, CO, USA
Feb 19, 2021
Full time
Clinical Psychologist: As a Clinical Psychologist, you will: - Employ psychological techniques for the treatment of chronic pain and psychological conditions associated with pain. - Provide professional consultation to other medical departments within organization regarding role of psychological and behavioral factors in complex chronic pain patients. - Formulate treatment plans and diagnostic recommendations for patients with chronic pain. - Plan training and maintain clinical oversight of masters/doctoral interns and residents assigned to the Pain Services section.
Defense Health Agency Fort Sill, OK, USA
Feb 19, 2021
Full time
Clinical Psychologist: - As a Clinical Psychologist, you will: - Perform bio-psychological social evaluation utilizing principles and practices of psychological counseling. - Develop comprehensive treatment plans to restore and rehabilitate patients with personal, emotional, and/or mental illnesses. - Determine the appropriate psychological test that will be administered to the patient. - Monitor all psychological test administration for quality assurance.    
Defense Health Agency Fort Polk, Fort Polk South, LA 71459, USA
Feb 19, 2021
Full time
Clinical Psychologist: As a Clinical Psychologist at the Bayne-Jones Army Community Hospital, you will: - Perform psychological and bio-psychosocial evaluations, using expert knowledge of general and specific concepts, principles, procedures, and practices relating to clinical psychology. - Screen and interview patients. - Formulate behavioral health interventions appropriate to a primary care setting and assist with implementation and monitoring of treatment plans. - Identify, adapt, and apply empirically supported, evidence-based interventions to a broad range of problems presenting in primary care. - Plan, develop, and provide lifestyle classes, to include educational and skill-building classes that enhance health and improve functioning. - As a primary care team member, provide high level expertise in human behavior to develop specific clinical pathways or best practice programs for targeted patient groups (e.g., patients with acute stress symptoms and PTSD). - Provide...
Defense Health Agency Fort Sill, OK, USA
Feb 19, 2021
Full time
Clinical Psychologist: - As a Clinical Psychologist, you will: - Perform bio-psychological social evaluation utilizing principles and practices of psychological counseling. - Develop comprehensive treatment plans to restore and rehabilitate patients with personal, emotional, and/or mental illnesses. - Determine the appropriate psychological test that will be administered to the patient. - Monitor all psychological test administration for quality assurance.    
Defense Health Agency Fort Gordon, Augusta, GA 30905, USA
Feb 19, 2021
Full time
Nurse (Clinical/Critical Care): As a Nurse( Clinical Critical Care) you will:   Provide an advanced level of specialized nursing care to all critically ill patients.Within given parameters, initiates advanced cardiovascular life support measures by mixing and administering special, potent and lethal drugs (nipride, dopamine, atropine, nitroglycerin dobutamine, etc.) as well as intravenous fluids. Administers special medications via oral, intramuscular, subcutaneous, intradermal, etc. (including intravenous push) routes. Defibrillates if ventricular fibrillation occurs without physician in attendance, under established guidelines. Performs various pulmonary ventilation treatments such as administration of oxygen and compressed air through various means. Administers a variety of respiratory therapy treatments as prescribed.    
Defense Health Agency Fort Riley, KS, USA
Feb 19, 2021
Full time
Clinical Laboratory Scientist (Quality Assurance): - Serves as a Clinical Laboratory Scientist performing duties associated with the Department of Pathology Performance Improvement (PI)/Quality Assurance (QA) program - Establish/assess/monitor PI/QA activities within the department - Serves as the System Manager for the Laboratory Information System in Clinical Pathology. - Assess/monitor specific aspects of proficiency test program performance within the department and throughout the Medical Center and outlying Health Clinics.
Defense Health Agency Fort Riley, KS, USA
Feb 19, 2021
Full time
Health Technician; Laboratory:     // WE'RE HIRING LABORATORY TECHNICIANS \\    We have full time, part time + PRN opportunities available! We want what works for YOUR life.   WE HAVE OPPORTUNITIES FOR MEDICAL TECHNICIANS AND MEDICAL TECHNOLGISTS.   BENEFITS. Full federal benefits package: very competitive pay, ample vacation + separate sick leave, relocation assistance (medical technologists only), 5% investment matching, retirement, health, dental, vision, life + long term insurance, any state license works (no need to get a KS license!)   HEY, NEW GRADS! Are you recently graduated, graduating soon or have less than one full year of experience? We may have opportunities available. Please reach out to us to learn abotu our developmental positions.    HOW TO APPLY. To officially apply, please search for openings at Fort Riley, Kansas on USAJOBS.gov. Please also e-mail your resume + license to: usarmy.riley.medcom-iach.mbx.careers@mail.mil     // WHAT WE'RE ALL ABOUT \\   We're an...