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The Phoenix Veterans Affairs Health Care System (PVAHCS) is currently recruiting for the Chief Physicians, Hematology/Oncology Section, Medicine Service.
Recruitment/Relocation incentive may be authorized
Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP) may be authorized. Selected applicants must apply and for further information you can contact Juanita Landry at Juanita.Landry@va.gov
The Hematology/Oncology Chief Physician (Section Chief) reports directly to the Chief of the Medicine Service. The section chief has a combination of administrative, clinical, research and educational roles. Administratively, the section chief is the primary supervisor of the Hematology/Oncology Section. The section chief along with other Hematology/Oncology physicians specialize in benign and malignant disorders of the hematologic system, and malignant solid tumors. The section chief provides day to day management and oversight of the clinical operations within the section; yearly performance evaluations; biannual ongoing professional practice evaluations, and clinical documentation. In collaboration with program directors and associate program directors of the University of Arizona College of Medicine - Phoenix, ensures Fellowship Program, Internal Medicine Residency, and Medical Student Programs are adequately supervised and receive optimal medical education.
The section chief is also responsible for, but not limited to, the following:
- Perform consultative histories and physical examinations, makes assessments, uses appropriate diagnostic evaluation, and implements timely therapy.
- Coverage of outpatient clinics; supervision of diagnosis and therapy for inpatients
- Supervision of outpatient chemotherapy and other infusion procedures
Participate, oversee, and collaborates to ensure that all applicable clinical functions including outpatient and inpatient consultative medical care are performed.
Must qualify for academic appointment to the affiliate university.
Work Schedule: Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Financial Disclosure Report: Required
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This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/522777700. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.