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Neurologist (Physician)

Company: Health eCareers
Location: Tucson
Posted on: February 20, 2021

Job Description:

Responsibilities
The Southern Arizona VA Healthcare System (SAVAHCS) seeks a Neurologist eager to practice clinical medicine in an academic teaching environment. Expertise in providing care to patients with a wide variety of neurological disorders in both inpatient and outpatient settings is an essential requirement. Proficiency in EMG/NCV and/or EEG interpretation is desirable but not essential. SAVAHCS is a tertiary referral center for VA facilities in VISN 22 and the major teaching affiliate of the University of Arizona College of Medicine.

In addition to state-of-the-art clinical care programs and neuroimaging facilities, SAVAHCS has residency and fellowship training programs including a Neurology residency program, educational development programs, clinical outcome trials, and translational science research. Clinicians actively participate in teaching of residents and students, therefore the selected candidate must be eligible for a faculty appointment at the University of Arizona. Research opportunities are available.

Preferred Experience:Board Certified or Board Eligible in Neurology

Clinical Contact:Tanya Lin, MD, Department Head Neurology,-- Show Contact Details --, extension 1848.

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

A recruitment or relocation incentive may be authorized for this position.

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
  • Liability protection for Federal Employees
  • Retirement - Federal Annuity Plan
  • Thrift Savings Plan (TSP-tax deferred savings plan)Travel Required
    Not requiredSupervisory status
    NoPromotion Potential
    None
    • Job family (Series)
      0602 Medical Officer Requirements
      Conditions of Employment
      • U.S. Citizenship; non-citizens may only be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy.
      • Designated and/or random drug testing required
      • Selective Service Registration is required for males born after 12/31/1959
      • You may be required to serve a probationary period
      • Subject to a background/security investigation
      • Must be proficient in written and spoken English
      • Selected applicants will be required to complete an online onboarding process
      • Must pass pre-employment physical examinationQualifications
        Applicants pending the completion of educational or certification/licensure requirements may be referred and tentatively selected but may not be hired until all requirements are met.

        Basic Requirements:
        • United States Citizenship: Non-citizens may only be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy.
        • Degree of doctor of medicine or an equivalent degree resulting from a course of education in medicine or osteopathic medicine. The degree must have been obtained from one of the schools approved by the Department of Veterans Affairs for the year in which the course of study was completed.
        • Current, full and unrestricted license to practice medicine or surgery in a State, Territory, or Commonwealth of the United States, or in the District of Columbia.
        • Completion of residency training, or its equivalent, approved by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs in an accredited core specialty training program leading to eligibility for board certification.
        • Proficiency in spoken and written English.
        • Physical requirements outlined below.Reference:VA Regulations, specifically VA Handbook 5005, Part II, Appendix G-2 Physician Qualification Standard. This can be found in the local Human Resources Office.

          Physical Requirements:Must be able to physically and mentally perform the duties in a hospital setting under normal and emergent conditions while working closely with others. Moderate lifting, 15-44 lbs; straight pulling/pushing up to 1 hour; reaching above shoulder; both hands required, walking or standing up to 4 hours per day; near/far vision correctable; hearing aid permitted.Education
          Note:Only education or degrees recognized by the U.S. Department of Education from accredited colleges, universities, schools, or institutions may be used to qualify for Federal employment. You can verify your education here:http://ope.ed.gov/accreditation/ . If you are using foreign education to meet qualification requirements, you must send a Certificate of Foreign Equivalency with your transcript in order to receive credit for that education. For further information, visit:http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ous/international/usnei/us/edlite-visitus-forrecog.html .BenefitsA career with the U.S. Government provides employees with a comprehensive benefits package. As a federal employee, you and your family will have access to a range of benefits that are designed to make your federal career very rewarding. Learn more about federal benefits. Contact Information Show Contact Details Large, established multidisciplinary Neurosciences program in Tucson, AZ is seeking general Neurologists to aid in the always progressing healthcare needs of this southern Arizona community. ) Physician - Neurology - Neurocritical Care Job in Tucson, AZ) Physician - Neurology Job in Tucson, AZ)

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