Job Title:PHYSICIAN (Endovascular Surgery)
Department:Department Of Veterans Affairs
Agency:Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Job Announcement Number:VHA-NV-13-VGo-941936
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|$97,987.00 to $295,000.00 / Per Year|
|Tuesday, August 13, 2013 to Friday, September 13, 2013|
SERIES & GRADE:
|Full Time - Permanent|
|1 vacancy in the following location:|
Cincinnati, OH United StatesView Map
WHO MAY APPLY:
|All groups of qualified individuals|
Vacancy Identification Number (VIN) 941936
OUR MISSION: 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.
The Cincinnati VA Medical Center is seeking One (1.0) full-time staff surgeon with Board Certification in both General Surgery and Vascular Surgery, and demonstrated expertise in the performance of endovascular procedures. The selected applicant will join an expanding Vascular Surgery group practice, providing on-site inpatient care at the Cincinnati VA Medical Center campus. Practice elements will include the full range of adult vascular surgery, including outpatient clinic care and telemedicine with VA referral sites throughout South-central Ohio. The Cincinnati VA Medical Center has a comprehensive non-invasive vascular lab, an interventional radiology and cardiac catheterization suite, and serves as the tertiary care referral center for Veteran patients in South-central Ohio, Northern Kentucky, and Southeastern Indiana.
The incumbent will be required to take in house call on a recurring basis as a member of the Acute Care Surgery team. This activity will include on site duty during weekends and holidays. On-call responsibilities will include first response evaluation of surgical inpatients being primarily managed by other disciplines. Teamwork and collaboration skills are essential to the performance of this duty. Therefore, these characteristics will be important factors in the evaluation of candidates. The Acute Care Surgeon on call also provides first response Out of OR Airway Management for the facility at night and on weekends. In order to support Graduate Medical Education, applicants must be competitive for faculty appointment in the Division of Vascular Surgery at the University of Cincinnati to be considered.
At the Cincinnati VA Medical Center, our duty is to make sure Veterans receive the finest health care available within our resources. We are devoted to providing primary health care, specialized care, and mental health service to Veterans whom reside within a 50 mile radius of the Medical Center serving veterans in the states of Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana. For more information, please visit our web site.
As a VA professional, your opportunities are endless. With many openings in the multiple functions of VA, you will have a wide range of opportunities and leadership positions 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 onset's Department of Veterans Affairs, go to http://www.vacareers.va.gov/
NOTE: Applicant's education and length of practice (experience) will be considered by a Professional Standards Board and Compensation Panel in determining the salary of the applicant selected.
Relocation Expenses: Relocation expenses are NOT authorized for this position.
- 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.
- Must be proficient in written and spoken English