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    Summary

    • The Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System has a large clinical GI program with excellent support for clinical investigation.
    • Dynamic leader with clinical excellence, academic expertise, expertise in developing and conducting clinical research.
    • Programmatic oversight of the GI procedural laboratory, the GI outpatient clinic and the Gi inpatient consult service

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    Responsibilities

    Provide comprehensive patient care in the form of invasive, non-invasive, consultative, and inpatient and outpatient Gastroenterologist patient care. Duties include but are not limited to the following:Provide services such as outpatient examinations, consultation services related to GI, management of patients with Hepatitis C with the current treatment regimen, and admission status to the facility
    Consultative input to outpatient and inpatient care, including Hepatitis C therapies
    Work closely with all health care professionals and provide consultation to other services
    Diagnose, treat, and manage patients with gastrointestinal diseases according to standard, usual, and acceptable methods and technique.
    Oversee the administration of conscious sedation, perform GI procedures such as EGD (gastroscopy), EGD with Peg, colonoscopies, paracentesis, liver biopsy, and other procedures as appropriate and in-line with your technical skills.
    Provide direct patient care as well as resident supervision and clinical instruction in outpatient clinic and inpatient settings
    Perform chart reviews and coordinate with Hospitalist regarding patient care issues
    Responsible to document patient care data in electronic medical records (CPRS), such as: history and physical exams, daily progress notes for inpatients, encounters for outpatients, consult notes, discharge summaries and instructions, transfer summaries and enter both new and renewal prescriptions
    Participate in quality assurance programs and chart reviews
    Comply with all quality performance measures and improvement programs
    Attend team meetings and Medical Service meetings
    Maintain professional competency, courtesy and flexibility or provide the necessary services.

    Work Schedule: Monday-Friday and Weekends. Days/Evenings/Nights 7:30 am -4:00 pm or 8:00 am - 4:30 pm other shifts as needed (rotating shifts)
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
    "The Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System strongly encourages persons that are interested in and may represent multicultural diversity to apply. We have a long-standing Multicultural Diversity Committee led by mental health professionals devoted to educating, monitoring and furthering our awareness, practice and outcomes in regards to multiculturalism."

    An appointment with our affiliate University of Arkansas Science located next door may be available to qualified applicants.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    Yes

    Promotion Potential

    15

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