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Internist/Family Practice Physicians — Veterans Health Administration

Argent Technologies, LLC is seeking Primary Care Physicians for contract bids within the VA Health Care System.

Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center (MEDVAMC), Houston, TX

Period of Performance: Base of one (1) year
Option Years: 4
Hours: 1976 contract hours per year, per provider

Locations: 9 CBOCs (see below)

The Physician will provide onsite Internist /Family Medicine services to eligible beneficiaries of the Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center (hereinafter referred to as MEDVAMC).

Services shall be provided on site at MEDVAMC, 2002 Holcombe Blvd., Houston, TX, 77030 or at any of its nine (9) Community-Based Outpatient Clinic (CBOC) locations:

Travel is required to other CBOCs to include:

  • Beaumont VA Outpatient Clinic (BOPC) at 3420 Veterans Circle, Beaumont, Texas 77707 in Jefferson County

  • Charles Wilson VA Outpatient Clinic (CWOPC) at 2206 North John Redditt Drive, Lufkin, Texas 75904 in Angelina County

  • Conroe VA Outpatient Clinic (COPC) at 690 S Loop 336 W, Conroe, Texas 77304 in Montgomery County

  • Galveston VA Outpatient Clinic (GOPC) at 3828 Avenue N, Galveston, Texas 77550 in Galveston County

  • Katy VA Outpatient Clinic (KOPC) at 750 Westgreen Boulevard, Katy, Texas 77450 in Harris County

  • Lake Jackson VA Outpatient Clinic (LJOPC) at 208 Oak Drive South, Lake Jackson, Texas 77566 in Brazoria County

  • Richmond VA Outpatient Clinic (ROPC) at 22001 Southwest Freeway, Suite 200, Richmond, Texas 77469 in Fort Bend County

  • Texas City VA Outpatient Clinic (TXOPC) at 9300 Emmett F. Lowry Expressway, Suite 206, Texas City, Texas 77591 in Galveston County

  • Tomball VA Outpatient Clinic (TOPC) at 1200 W. Main Street, Tomball, Texas 77375 in Harris County

Minimum Requirements: please provide proof of the below

  • Graduate from an accredited School of Medicine or School of Osteopathic of Medicine

  • Board Certified/Board Eligible in Family or Internal Medicine

  • Current, Full, Unrestricted Medicine Licenses to practice in any U.S State, Territory or Commonwealth of the U.S.

  • Possess current DEA

  • Provide valid NPI#

  • Current BLS and ACLS

  • Current DEA

  • Current CME’s

  • Ability to complete VA documents and training upon request

  • Provide proof of or obtain Immunization requirements and Physical as outlined below

  • Ability to complete favorable Credentialing, Background and Security Checks

Standard Personnel Testing (PPD, etc.): Provide proof of the following tests prior to the first duty shift. Tests shall be current within the past year.

TUBERCULOSIS TESTING: Contractor shall provide proof of a negative Tuberculosis Skin Test (TST) or interferon-gamma release assays (IGRA) for all Contractor’s physician (s) {This is applicable to all health care workers}. A negative chest radiographic report for active tuberculosis shall be provided in cases of positive TST or IGRA results. The TST or IGRA testing shall be repeated annually.

MEASLES, MUMPS, & RUBELLA TESTING: Contractors shall provide proof of immunity for all Contractor physicians {This is applicable to all health care workers}.

VARICELLA: Contractors shall provide proof of immunity for all Contractor physicians {This is applicable to all health care workers}.

ACELLULAR PERTUSSIS: Contractors shall provide proof of 1 dose of Tdap vaccination for all Contractor physicians {This is applicable to all health care workers}.

INFLUENZA: Contractors shall provide proof that all Contractor physicians have received the annual Influenza vaccine unless it is contraindicated. If the Contractor physician has a medical contraindication to the vaccine they shall be required to wear a mask during the Influenza season . {This is applicable to all health care workers}.

Argent offers competitive salaries and generous time off!

Argent Technologies staffs 62% of the Flight Medicine Physicians worldwide!

Contact Pamela Patton at pfp@argenttech.net or 210.888.1876