One (1) Medical Consultant position and one (1) Psychological Consultant position at the Northern Virginia Disability Determination (DDS) Service office in Fairfax, VA are available.
The DDS is seeking one physician and one psychologist who want to expand and extend their medical expertise by performing administrative medical reviews for a growing number of disability applications. These positions are in an office environment with no patient contact. The consultants must complete the reviews at the DDS Office at 11150 Fairfax Blvd, Suite 200, Fairfax, VA 22030 Monday-Friday between 7:00 AM and 5:00 PM. The consultant sets their own work time, 10-25 hours per week, although occasional administrative /educational events are scheduled and must be attended.
The medical consultant is an hourly wage employee of the Commonwealth of Virginia at a rate of $71 per hour (non-negotiable.) Virginia provides tort liability insurance, but there are no other benefits. The psychological consultant is a contract position- 1099 employee. You must withhold your own taxes. You must pay your own liability insurance. The applicant must have graduated from an accredited MD, DO, or APA accredited doctoral program and internship and must be actively licensed in the Commonwealth of Virginia.
The applicant must be proficient in computer applications, the English language (written and oral), and have the ability to explain medical information to others. Considerable medical knowledge within the scope of practice is needed to meet the requirements of the work. The position is low stress, has flexible work times, and is professionally stimulating. Education and training of the Consultant is all done in house and is extensive and includes one-on-one training.
There is NO option for teleworking- all work must be done in house during business hours. It is an obvious option for the retired and those looking for part-time work.
*Potential employees will be required to pass credentialing for HSPD-12.
Job Type: Part-time
Salary: $71.00 /hour