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    Loma Linda is located one hour to the east of Los Angeles and one hour west of Palm Springs. Loma Linda has natural beauty and the San Bernardino mountains can be seen from the campus. VALLHCS is a Joint Commission accredited, Referral Level 1b/High Complexity, facility serving Veterans in San Bernardino, Riverside and Inyo Counties (Inland Empire), over 35,000 square miles.

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    Responsibilities

    The VA Loma Linda is recruiting a physician for a full-time position in the Infectious Disease (ID) Section. If hired, the applicant will join a team providing compassionate healthcare to our veterans with a wide range of diseases.

    The ID Section presently comprises 3 physicians and 2 nurse practitioners involved in clinical care, teaching and research activities. There is also an RN case manager for the ID Clinic, 3 RN infection control nurses, and a program assistant. The incumbent should have a strong clinical background, including outpatient care of HIV-infected patients, inpatient ID consultation, and infection control. Other activities include Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy (OPAT) and Antimicrobial Stewardship - applicants with experience in these areas are preferred. Since this position will also be affiliated with a university medical school, teaching abilities and research experience are preferred. The incumbent must be able to maintain clinical activity in both out-patient and in-patient Infectious Diseases and participate in the clinical teaching program for Internal Medicine Residents and Medical Students.

    Recruitment/Relocation Incentive may be authorized to a highly-qualified candidate.

    Work Schedule: Full-time, Monday-Friday, (May be required to work evenings or weekends as a 24/7 Full-Time Physician)

    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    15

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/504764800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.