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    Recruitment Incentives are not Authorized.

    The VA Medical Center Wilmington, Delaware is currently recruiting for a full-time Physician (Neurologist) to work in the Medical Service Department. He/she is responsible for providing a broad range of Neurology services to Veterans receiving care at the Veteran Affairs Medical Center (VAMC). Follow established guidelines, ethics, and policies and protocols of the Neurology Services.



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    Responsibilities

    • The primary duties include the full spectrum of diagnosing and managing patients with Neurological diseases in both outpatient and in-patient setting. You will be consulting with Primary Care physicians and other specialists to ensure patients receive appropriate continuous care utilizing e-consult, tele-health, and face to face consultation. The Physician Specialist will join a multidisciplinary program providing services with dedicated support staff and operational space. Primary duties are to perform full general neurological examinations on established or newly consulted patients in the Neurology clinics, Inpatient Units or Emergency Department for signs or symptoms of neurologic dysfunction.

      Duties include, but are not limited to:
      • Interprets EEGs.
      • Participates in quality assurance programs and chart reviews.
      • Provides consultation service related to neurology to the Medical Staff.
      • Works closely with other Specialists and Primary Care Physicians to ensure that patients receive continuous quality care.
      • Diagnoses, treats, and manages patients with neurological diseases according to standard, usual, and acceptable methods and techniques.
      • Interprets and may perform EMGs
      • May perform Botox injections

    Work Schedule: Administrative workweek - Monday through Friday, 8: 00 AM to 4:30 PM. On-call duties are required as needed. Subject to change based on needs of the facility.

    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    15

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    0602 Medical Officer

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/528396100. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.