Company: US Department of Veteran Affairs
Posted on: September 13, 2018
Providing anesthesia patient care in other areas such as the general operating room, including supervision of residents and CRNAs. Providing anesthesia patient care in other areas such as the post anesthesia care unit and clinics where patients undergo off-site anesthesia for diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. He/she must meet anesthesia-related documentation requirements set forth by Joint Commission and participate in development and implementation of program planning, objectives, and standards essential to delivery of quality anesthetic care in the areas noted above. Providing on-call coverage of the ICU and operating rooms as indicated by specific training is subspecialty area. Assignment will include night/weekend on-call coverage responsibilities. Duties may also include basic clinical, and translational research in areas pertaining to the care of veteran patients, including, but not limited to acute and chronic pain management, critical illness, surgical anesthesia, and related disciplines Work Schedule: Full time Physicians are expected to complete a 40 hour work week and be on call 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Call schedule and shifts subject to change. Financial Disclosure Report: Not requiredBasic 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. Preferred Experience: Board certified/eligible, eligible for an unrestricted NC license, and eligible for an appointment as Duke University faculty. 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: Moderate lifting, 15-44 pounds; moderate carrying, 15-44 pounds; straight pulling, pulling hand over hand, pushing, reaching above shoulder, use of fingers, both hands required, walking, standing, far vision correctable in one eye to 20/20 and to 20/40 in the other, emotional and mental stability, ability to distinguish basic colors, and ability to distinguish shades of colors Hearing (aid permitted).None To apply for this position, you must provide a complete Application Package which includes (upload C.V. as resume document type):
- Resume VA Form 10-2850 - Application for Physicians, Dentists, Podiatrists, Optometrists & Chiropractors can be found at: The following documents are accepted, and may be required if applicable to your eligibility and/or qualifications for this position. Please use this checklist to ensure you have included all documents required for your application, such as a copy of your transcript (if using education to qualify), SF-50's, etc.
- Cover Letter
- VA Ratings Letter
Keywords: US Department of Veteran Affairs, Durham , Physician (Anesthesiologist), Healthcare , Durham, North Carolina
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