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    Summary

    The Dorn VA Medical Center, Columbia, SC is currently seeking full-time board certified/board eligible Urologist to join the Surgery Service Team.

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    Responsibilities

    The staff Urologist is accountable to the Chief, Urology Department, to provide the most effective delivery of Urological care throughout the medical center in compliance with VA and VHA Directives, American Urological Association standards, and The Joint Commission accreditation standards. Our busy outpatient clinics as well as operating room are capable of most urological procedures. The candidate also provides a variety of services including pre-operative patient exam and assessment and performs all aspects of Adult Urological Surgery including treatment of lesions, biopsies, urological laser procedures, enucleation, stent insertion, and prostate surgery. Provides urology-related direct patient care in all functional areas of the OR, ICU, ward, and clinic settings as needed, to include on-call coverage. Provides critical care related direct care. The incumbent may also be involved in program planning, objectives, policies, and standards essential to delivery of quality Urological care.

    Duties include, but are not limited to:

    • Participate in and or manage all aspects of a general urology program, to include clinical, administrative, academic and research components if warranted.
    • Manage patient workload within available staffing, which may include support of mid-levels.
    • Document progress notes and consultation findings in an electronic medical record, dictation and electronics signature of OP reports and hospital discharge summaries.
    • Provide surgical treatment for genitourinary injuries and diseases including major and minor procedures.
    WJBD VAMC has a strong academic affiliation with the University of South Carolina School of Medicine and is one of the core training sites for the medical school. This is an outstanding opportunity all while working with a group of excellent physicians. WJB Dorn VAMC provides a full range of patient care services utilizing state-of-the-art technology.

    Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00am to 4:30pm with nights, weekends, and call as needed. Subject to change based on the needs of the facility.
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required.
    Recruitment/relocation incentive: Approved (6/4/18 announcement amended to include approval).

    Applications received by June 6, 2018 will receive first consideration. If a selection is not made, applications will be reviewed as received.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    15

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    0602 Medical Officer

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/500284500. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.