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    The G.V. (Sonny) Montgomery VA Medical Center in Jackson, MS, a major affiliate of the University of Mississippi School of Medicine, is seeking one full time faculty/staff physician for patient care and education in Pulmonary and Critical Care.

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    Duties may include, but are not limited to, collaboration with Nurse Practitioners, Pulmonary inpatient and outpatient consults, electronic chart reviews, outpatient clinics (including telehealth clinics if applicable), trainee education, and Pulmonary procedures. Other duties may be assigned by the Chief of Medicine or their designee. VAMC Staff physicians will be referred for academic appointment to the University of Mississippi School of Medicine, Department of Medicine/Pulmonary Division. Academic appointment at the affiliate is required to supervise medical school trainees. Research opportunities are available.

    Preferred Requirements:
    BE or BC in Pulmonary, Critical Care, in addition to BE or BC in Internal Medicine
    Strong interpersonal skills as well as the ability to provide patient care and supervise trainees in all healthcare settings; previous experience in an academic setting.
    Expertise in pulmonary care medicine and invasive pulmonary care medicine procedures.
    Academic credentials sufficient to qualify for a faculty appointment at the Assistant or Associate Professor levels.

    All applicants are encouraged to apply online but you may also express your interest, obtain additional information about the position, or seek application assistance by emailing your C.V. to John Brumbaugh, Human Resources Specialist at John.Brumbaugh@va.gov or by phone at (803) 465-3122

    Work Schedule: Friday and Weekends - Rotating Shifts on Days, Nights, Evenings or as patient care dictates.
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

    This position is eligible for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP). If selected for this position, you are encouraged to apply for this award program. You must meet specific individual eligibility criteria, in accordance with VA Policy 1021. The award amount is determined after review of a complete EDRP application, supporting documentation, and final approval by the Under Secretary for Health or designated official.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


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