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    VA Connecticut Healthcare System was officially formed in 1995. We serve veterans in Connecticut and southern New England. The West Haven facility is a tertiary care facility classified as a Clinical Referral Level I Facility. It is a teaching hospital, providing a full range of patient care services, with state-of-the-art technology and a renowned research program. Comprehensive health care is provided through primary, acute, tertiary and long-term care in areas of medicine, surgery, psychiatry, physical medicine and rehabilitation, neurology, oncology, dentistry, geriatrics and extended care. Newington is an ambulatory care center that provides primary and specialty care. In addition to our main campuses, we operate six community-based primary care centers throughout the state.

    VA Connecticut and Yale University are Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employers.  Minority and female applicants are encouraged to apply. 

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    VACT Healthcare System is seeking a full-time Physician (Pathologist) for the Pathology and Laboratory Medicine Service.  Duties include but are not limited to:

    ·   Provides clinical care

    ·   Oversees clinical care provided by house staff (residents) or other trainees

    ·   Performs, supervises or directs basic and applied research

    ·   Follows medical center and medical staff policies

    ·   Continues education ensuring medical knowledge is current and  he/she is familiar with recent advances in the assigned areas

    ·   Monitors their own compliance with patient rights and monitors subordinates compliance

    ·   Provides timely, effective, efficacious, appropriate, efficient, safe, ethical and mindful patient care

    ·   Assists with resident, medical student and pathologist assistant education

    Work Schedule: Monday- Friday/ 8am-4:30pm with rotating weekends and holidays

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Travel to Yale University may be required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    United States Citizens

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

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