Position functions in an emergency room where you will be expected to provide coverage to treat, release, admit or transfer patients with acute medical, psychiatric or surgical needs, primarily during the regular hours and off-tours hours, including nights, weekends, and evening coverage. Additional responsibilities include providing care on the inpatient medical unit and ICU. Board certification in Emergency Medicine, Internal Medicine or Family Practice is preferred.
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Please email your CV to James Pryan @ James.Pryan@va.gov or fax to 913-758-4111 attention James Pryan - Physician Recruiter.
Work Schedule: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm or 8:00 pm to 8:00 am on weekend/holidays. Some weekday shift of 8:00 am to 4:30 pm (ER physicians are scheduled for approximately 80-hours of work during each two-week period)
Functional Statement Title: Emergency Medicine/Urgent Care Scope of Practice
Recruitment/Relocation incentives may be authorized for highly qualified applicants.
Permanent Change of Station (PCS) is authorized for highly qualified applicants. PCS is the relocation of a household in connection with a transfer between duty stations or facilities (exceeding a 50 mile radius). For more information go to http://vaww.fscdirect.fsc.va.gov/pcs.asp .
Education and length of practice will be considered by a Compensation Panel in determining the final compensable salary (Base Pay + Market Pay).
This announcement will fill two (2) positions in Topeka, KS and one (1) position in Leavenworth, KS.
This is an open continuous announcement. We accept applications for this occupation on an ongoing basis; qualified applicants will be considered as vacancies become available. Applicants will be referred to selecting official on a weekly basis OR until the closing date of this announcement. Applicants need not re-apply once the application is referred to the selecting official.
You may be eligible to apply for the Education Debt Reduction Program. The Education Debt Reduction programs offers eligible applicants up to $200,000 (tax free!) for reimbursement of qualifying educational loans. Please contact Human Resources at this medical center and speak with the Education Debt Reduction Program Coordinator for additional information.
Routine procedures: intubation, vascular access (Arterial line/Central line), LP, thoracentesis/paracentesis, chest tube, and splints.ACLS/BLS and out of OR airway certification preferred.
Occasional travel - Occasional travel may be expected between the Leavenworth and Topeka campuses for this position.