Job Title:Physician (Director of eICU/Intensivist)
Department:Department Of Veterans Affairs
Agency:Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Job Announcement Number:VHA-NV-13-AEF-870127
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|$97,987.00 to $250,000.00 / Per Year|
|Friday, April 05, 2013 to Monday, August 05, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Excepted Service Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Cincinnati, OH United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|United States Citizens (Non-Citizens will only be considered if no qualified citizens are available)|
Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 870127
To fulfill President Lincoln's promise "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan" by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans.
YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE
How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?
The Cincinnati VA Medical Center is recruiting a full-time Director for the VISN 10 Tele-ICU program. The Tele-ICU program provides remote critical care support and monitoring for the Chillicothe, Cincinnati, Cleveland, and Dayton VA Medical Centers. Remote critical care telemedicine (Tele-ICU) is a collaborative extension of the bedside critical care team whereby specialty-trained critical care physicians and nurses utilize monitoring software including threshold and trend alarms to assess patients and other associated clinical data and communicate with bedside providers, patients, and their families via two way audiovisual connections. Within the TeleICU Center p hysicians work collaboratively with experienced critical care nurses to co-manage critical care patients at distant sites. Tele-ICU leverages specialist intensive care personnel to provide management for increased numbers of critically ill patients who are dispersed among various geographically dispersed facilities.
The Cincinnati VA Medical Center is an active teaching hospital affiliated with the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. The Medical Center is a level 1B complexity hospital that offers a wide range of specialty and subspecialty services. There are opportunities for research and building an educational program in affiliation with the University of Cincinnati.
VA professionals have the opportunity to serve the nation's veterans in a career providing opportunities for creativity, advancement, variety, and a good balance of work and home life. They enjoy many benefits including:
- Excellent lifestyle
- Attractive retirement benefit package
- Paid malpractice insurance
- Variety of health insurance program options
- 26 days annual paid vacation which can accumulate to 86 days
- 10 paid government holidays annually
- Paid sick leave (13 days annually)
- 401 K with facility matching and several investment options
- Annual salary depends on credentials and experience
- Potential for Pay-for-Performance bonus
- Teaching institution with strong affiliation and opportunity for joint appointments with affiliate.
- Team spirit: outstanding, experienced, dedicated staff
- Compressed tours available
As a VA physican, your opportunities are endless. With many openings in the multiple functions of VA, you will have a wide range of opportunities at your fingertips. Not only is it the largest, most technologically advanced integrated health care system in the nation, but we also provide many other services to Veterans through the Benefits Administration and National Cemeteries.
VA professionals feel good about their careers and their ability to balance work and home life. VA offers generous paid time off and a variety of predictable and flexible scheduling opportunities.
For more information on the Department of Veterans Affairs, go to http://www.vacareers.va.gov/ .
NOTE: Salary will be determined by a Physician's Compensation Panel and will be based upon the incumbent's experience and education. This position is open until August 5, 2013 or until the position is filled.
Relocation expenses are not authorized
- U.S. Citizenship
- Full unrestricted Licensure, Certification, or Registration required.
- Must pass pre-employment examination.
- Designated and/or Random Drug Testing required.
- Background and/or Security Investigation required.
- English Language Proficiency required.