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This position is located in the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), Philadelphia VA Medical Center, Emergency Department, Philadelphia, PA. The nature of the work is emergency care: evaluation, stabilization and treatment of any patient/Veteran who presents with a request to be seen.
Duties include but are not limited to:
-Act as the physician on duty in managing patient care, flow, transfers and administrative duties as needed which may include decision to place the department on divert status.
-Uses their clinical expertise in determining need of stabilization, treatment, consultation, discharge, transfer or admission of patients who present for emergency care.
-Supervises and trains medical students, residents and other learners
-Involvement in quality management and patient safety
-Attends monthly ED staff meetings
Work Schedule: Days, evenings, nights, weekends and holidays, 10 or 12 hour shifts depending on staffing coverage
Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
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