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    CME: Possible $1,000 per year stipend + possible 1 week paid authorized absence to attend.
    Malpractice: Free liability protection with tail coverage provided.
    Paid Time Off: 26 days annual leave, 13 days' sick leave, 10 federal holidays
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    Responsibilities

    Louisville is a growing city of 1.5 million people located on the beautiful Ohio river. It offers the shopping and amenities of many larger cities, but with very affordable housing, lower traffic congestion, and access to numerous areas of natural beauty. It has an abundance of golf courses (including the PGA Valhalla Golf Course), as well as, numerous parks, bike paths, and local hiking. Due to its geographical location is also offers many great day-trips with easy drives to Cincinnati, Indianapolis, Nashville and St. Louis.

    The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) needs employees who possess the energy, compassion, and commitment to serve those who served our Country. Whatever the job title, every position in VA will give you a chance to make a meaningful and personal contribution to the lives of truly special and deserving people - our Veterans. 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. Working for VA is one of the most emotionally satisfying and professionally rewarding ways to dedicate the best within you to your Country's service.

    The incumbent will be a full-time non-invasive Staff Cardiologist with dual appointment as clinical faculty with the University of Louisville. There is flexibility to be either full-time VA or part-time VA with the remainder of full-time employment through the University. This VA is one of the main teaching centers for University of Louisville School of Medicine, with both fellowship and residency supervision and educational duties. The incumbent will be responsible for:

    • Outpatient supervision of fellows and resident clinics
    • Inpatient resident-run cardiology service, in rotation with other faculty
    • Echocardiography interpretation including transesophageal studies
    • Stress testing interpretation including treadmill, echo, and myocardial perfusion imaging
    • Holter and event monitor interpretation
    Work Schedule: Monday - Friday: 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. with rotating weekend and inpatient coverage, and rotating evening and weekend call.
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    15

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    0602 Medical Officer

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