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    Dedicated to Patient-Centered Care, the Southern Arizona VA Healthcare System (SAVAHCS) is a state of the art network of health care facilities throughout Southern Arizona comprised of the medical center in Tucson, Arizona and seven Community Based Outpatient Clinics in Casa Grande, Green Valley, Safford, Sierra Vista, Yuma, Northwest and Southeast Tucson. Through an environment of compassion, education, and research, SAVAHCS is a national model of clinical and organizational excellence.

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    PATHOLOGIST. TUCSON ARIZONA. The Southern Arizona VA Health Care System (SAVAHCS) invites applicants to apply for a staff pathologist position. SAVAHCS is the principal teaching affiliate of the University of Arizona Colleges of Medicine. Therefore, the selected candidate must be eligible for a faculty appointment at the University of Arizona. The candidate must have board certification or eligibility in anatomical & clinical pathology. Applicants with specialized training or experience in cytopathology are encouraged to apply. Clinical and research interests in cytology, GI, or GU pathology are desirable. The position includes clinical, administrative and teaching responsibilities in pathology.

    Clinical Contact: Dr. Paul Meyer, (520) 792-1450 Ext 2072 or Paul.Meyer2@va.gov

    Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

    Federal Benefits for Full-Time Physicians:

    • 26 days paid vacation per year
    • 13 days sick leave per year
    • 10 paid holidays
    • 15 days military leave per year for active reservists and National Guard
    • Health and Life Insurance (may elect coverage into retirement)
    • Pay for performance up to an amount equal to 7.5% of annual pay up to $15,000
    • Authorized Absence for Continuing Medical Education (Full-time staff only)
    • Liability protection Federal Employee
    • Retirement-Federal Annuity Plan
    • Thrift Savings Plan (TSP-tax deferred savings plan)

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    None

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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/554309200. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.