Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 875608
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. As a VA physician, 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.
Applicant's education and experience will be reviewed by a Professional Standards Board and Compensation Panel (for physicians and dentists) in determining the grade and salary of the applicant selected. The recommended salary may be at any point in the range listed for this vacancy.
Special Employment Consideration: VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply.
Duties include; Clinical functions such as signing out
surgical pathology specimens, performing frozen section from operating room,
supervising and singing out autopsies with pathology residents. Interpreting
protein electrophoresis, overseeing clinical chemistry and blood bank and
coordinating anatomic pathology proficiency and Quality Assurance techniques.
Other duties include taking care of administrative duties as
a member of several boards and committees and working with pathology residents
in autopsy and teaching house-staff and medical students on pathology rotation.
Developing a strong affiliation with our academic partner,
the University of Utah. Need to build an academically oriented service
including both education and research.
Relocation Expenses: Relocation expenses are not authorized for this position.