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    Subspecialty Medicine Physician - Cardiologist: This position falls under the Specialty Medicine Service Line at the VA Medical Center in Des Moines and performs duties as a cardiologist in the inpatient and outpatient settings, at the VA Medical center is Des Moines, or one of the affiliated CBOC's (Community Based Outpatient Clinics).

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    Responsibilities

    Duties of the position include, but are not limited to the following:

    • Provide consultative services and follow up for inpatient and outpatient patients.
    • Expertise in non-invasive cardiology; including echocardiography, TEE and nuclear skills and stress testing
    • On Call duty will be assigned as needed, primarily for the coverage of inpatients.
    • Participation in special projects pertinent to assigned sub-specialty, such as palliate care program, multidisciplinary cancer care program, and chronic disease management program.
    • Inpatient discharge planning to include collaboration with the hospitalists and proper hand off at the end of shifts, as necessary.
    • Inpatient progress notes and timely documentation necessary
    • Quality of care should meet professional standards at all times.


    Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
    Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Relocation/Recruitment Incentive are authorized for this position.
    EDRP IS authorized. Student loan repayment up to $200K for eligible debt.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    15

  • Job family (Series)

    0602 Medical Officer

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