Recruiting for anIntermittent board certified or board eligible Interventional Radiology physician for the Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans' Hospital in Columbia, Missouri.
Duties will include:
Practice inpatient and outpatient Vascular and Interventional Radiology, inclusive of an IR Patient Clinic, responding in a timely fashion to consults for IR care, and after hours/call duty. The IR physician will process and complete IR work within a time frame that is in keeping with established VA standards.
Practice will include a wide range of Vascular and Interventional Radiology work, with the gamut including injections , biopsies, myelograms, drains, diagnostic CTA interpretations, Microwave Ablation and Chemoembolization procedures. May occasionally perform a small amount of general radiology work , based on staffing needs.
May be a joint appointment with the University of Missouri -Columbia School of Medicine.
Teaching duties range from radiology resident instruction to proctoring of multidisciplinary conferences.
The IR physician shall remain ABR board certified throughout their term of employment, and will maintain adequate CME, BLS and ACLS certifications.
When Working at the VA campus, direct Supervisor will be the VA Chief of Radiology.
Work Schedule: INTERMITTENT
Functional Statement Title/#: Physician
Citizenship of the United States. Noncitizens may be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with Department of Veterans Affairs 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 a first-year residency, or its equivalent, approved by the Department of Veterans Affairs for the year in which it was completed.
Proficiency in spoken and written English.
Physical requirements outlined below.
3 years of specialized practice as Attending Physician in Interventional Radiology
Vascular and Interventional Radiology accredited fellowship with Certificate of Added Qualification (CAQ)
Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religions; spiritual; community; student; social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
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:?, This is a direct patient care position and may require long hours of standing, walking, bending, stooping, lifting, and positioning of patients, and sitting at a computer. All applicants are required to submit the following supporting document type(s): *Resume
Applicants may also submit the following supporting document type(s),which may not be required for all applicants:
Please use this checklist to ensure you have included other documents required for your application, such as a copy of your transcript (if using education to qualify), documentation to support Veterans Preference claims, etc. You will not be contacted for additional information.
Veterans' Preference: When applying for Federal Jobs, eligible Veterans should claim preference for 5pt (TP), or 10pt (CP/CPS, XPP, XP), or for Sole Survivor Preference (SSP), on the Occupational Questionnaire in the section(s) provided. A legible copy of your DD214(s) indicating character of service, disability certification, SF-15 (if claiming 10 pt. preference) or if you are currently serving on active duty and expected to be released or discharged within 120 days; documentation related to your active duty service which reflects the dates of service, character of service (honorable, general, etc.), or dates of impending separation. Documentation is required for eligibility verification.
Faxing Applications or Supporting Documents: You are encouraged to apply online. Applying online will allow you to review and track the status of your application. If you are unable to apply online or unable to upload your supporting documents to your online application, follow the directions located at the following site: Fax Options. The Vacancy ID of the job opportunity announcement is 1968746.
NOTE: If you applied online and your application is complete, do not fax the paper application (1203-FX) as this will overwrite your prior online responses and may result in you being found ineligible.