The Dermatology physician reports to the Chief of Dermatology service. Practices independently, exercising initiative, independent judgment in day-to-day activities, and ensuring high quality of care in Dermatology for the Veterans. As assigned by the Chief of Dermatology, the Dermatology physician is responsible for planning and organizing projects, estimating costs, coordinating with staff and management personnel. This involves interpreting regulations and new procedures.
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.