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    Summary

    Education and length of practice will be considered through a formal pay-setting process in determining the final compensable salary (Base Pay + Market Pay).

    Job announcement will be open for 6 months with the initial list of qualified applicants to be considered in 14 days. A new list will be created every 2 weeks for all other candidates.

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    Responsibilities

    All staff physicians assigned to Medicine Service will meet basic requirements and hold a degree
    of doctor of medicine or doctor of osteopathy from a college or university approved by the Administrator; complete an ACGME accredited residency satisfactory to the Administrator, meet the physical standards as described by the Administrator and will be licensed to practice without restrictions in a state or territory of the United States.

    Functions include, but is not limited to the following:

    1. Provides guidance and support to the advanced practice providers assigned to Oncology/Hematology Section in their respective areas of expertise.
    2. Participates in and attends medical center committees and/or teams as assigned by the Chief Medicine Service and in his/her absence.
    3. Participates in various facility programs designed to enhance and improve the delivery of patient care services, such as Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) teams, as assigned by Chief, Medicine Service.
    4. Provides quality patient-centered patient care to both inpatients and outpatients for adults age 18-65 and older adults age 65+ as assigned by Section Chief, Oncology/Hematology Section.
    5. Maintains clinical privileges in the areas of his/her expertise and in all areas required to carry out the duties of his/her assignments/responsibilities within Medicine Services.
    6. Demonstrate sound decision making skills, both clinical and administrative, which bring credit to the profession and serve to enhance the distinctive and contributory role of physicians.
    7. Facilitate the delivery of appropriate patient care in collaboration with other health professionals, medical center staff, and management.
    8. Participates in the formal education of the residents, fellows and medical students by presenting teaching rounds, lectures, conferences, etc.
    9. Assists in conducting studies regarding treatment modalities, outcomes, and other aspects of patient care when appropriate.
    Work Schedule: 1 day per week on any day, Monday - Friday; 7:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
    Financial Disclosure Report: N/A

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    15

  • Job family (Series)

    0602 Medical Officer

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/563909400. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.