Job Overview

Summary

Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 811421

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 seeking a part-time Rheumatologist. 

This appointment is part-time at 0.625 FTE (50 hrs per pay period).  

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/ .

Relocation expenses are not authorized 

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 July 30, 2013 or until the position is filled.

Duties

The Cincinnati Veterans Affairs Medical Center and the University of Cincinnati Division of Immunology, Allergy and Rheumatology is accepting applications for a Rheumatology Physician (Clinician-Educator) at the Assistant Professor level.   Must be Board Eligible/Board Certified in Rheumatology and Internal Medicine and have current medical license.   Responsibilities will include patient care, rheumatology inpatient consult attending, outpatient clinics, and internal medicine inpatient attending.  Active engagement in education of medical students, residents, and rheumatology fellows levels is required. Incumbent must be qualified to obtain academic appointment at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine.

Desired Qualifications:  Specific training, clinical experience, and the ability to extend this training to the housestaff in the use of musculoskeletal ultrasound.

Candidate must possess commitment to patient care and take an active role in providing quality medical service. The Cincinnati VA Medical Center promotes a collaborative atmosphere where physicians work with a dedicated team of health care professionals.