The VA Greenville Health Care Center (VAGHCS), Greenville NC, is seeking an experienced Fellowship Trained and Board Certified (BC) General Cardiologist with additional Board Certification and solid experience/interest in Echocardiography, to join one other assigned Cardiologist, in providing direct outpatient care to adults with acute/chronic medical conditions and serves as a consultant to other physicians. The selected Physician must be comfortable, competent and interested in all aspects of general non-invasive management and treatment of cardiovascular disease, such as high blood pressure, coronary artery disease, carotid disease, peripheral arterial disease, congestive heart failure, hypertension and hyperlipidemia; and manage and treat patients requiring echocardiograms (Echo), primarily using Transthoracic (TTE) Echo, with Transesophageal (TEE) Echo equipment also available. The VAGHCC provides Primary and Specialty Care Services to Veterans in Eastern North Carolina. Work Schedule: Mondays – Fridays, 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM. No nights, weekends/holidays or call responsibilities expected.
Must be U.S. Citizen
Must have current, active & unencumbered US State Medical License
Must be BC in Cardiology with BC and solid experience and interests in Echocardiography
Combining city textures and college town sensibilities, Greenville enjoys a nice blend of characteristics of a medium sized city (Pop 93,137), while offering a healthy dose of diversion, opportunity, and amenities to its residents and to the thousands of college students who descend on it every fall. Its size and diversity makes Greenville more than just a college town, it is an extremely ethnically-diverse city, where life’s a graceful balance of front-porch friendly and business-world sharp, a balance lit up and alive with all the amenities of a metropolitan university town, combined with its share of art galleries, museums and festivals that delight; or, close by, the campus of East Carolina University calls to art and culture lovers with its worldly offering of musical concerts, theatrical and dance productions, travel films and lectures. Located on the north central coastal plains region of Eastern North Carolina and just 87 miles west of the Atlantic Ocean, Greenville has over 20 parks that grace the landscape, so if you’re an outdoor enthusiast, you’ll find enough adventure and scenic beauty here to fill up the canvas of your days, and plenty of like-minded people who share your respect for the grandeur of nature, the intoxicating fragrance of our Magnolia trees, picnicking under the shade of oaks, fishing at sundown, or hiking down a path that leads you not to the trail’s end, but to the conclusion that this is where you belong.
The VA supports healthy work-life-family balance, security and satisfaction by offering a robust menu of employee benefits and features
VA Physician Practice is focused on clinical excellence, favorable patient outcomes and high staff satisfaction
Expected range of annual salary of $280,000 to $320,000, in addition to an annual physician performance pay bonus up to $15,000.00 may be considered, with by-annual longevity pay increases
Paid time off includes 26 days’ vacation with pay, 13 days of sick leave, 10 federal holidays and CME time
Health-Dental-Vision-Life Insurance, with monthly premiums partially offset or paid by the government, and includes coverage options for eligible spouse, domestic partner and children
Federal Employee Retirement System (FERS) defined benefit retirement pension, Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) defined contribution retirement “401K” like plan with up to 5% government matching
About the VA:
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), Veterans Health Administration (VHA, offers Veterans the largest, most technologically advanced integrated health care system in the United States. We operate more than 1,400 clinical sites of care, including 153 medical centers, 909 ambulatory and community-based outpatient clinics, 135 nursing homes 232 Veterans centers, 47 readjustment counseling centers, and 108 comprehensive home care programs, across all 50 states, the District of Columbia and U.S. Territories.
For More Information:
Please forward copy of your Curriculum Vitae and Cover Letter summarizing your background, education, training, clinical practice and leadership/management experience, and other credentials and interests, to Dave Aragon, VA National Healthcare Recruitment Consultant, email@example.com or call me at (702) 675-5761
Internal Number: Greenville NC - GenCardio
About Department of Veterans Affairs
More than 6.3 million Veterans and their families turn to us for care every year, and it is our duty to provide them with the best health care available. Our team of 250,000 full-time employees and 90,000 health professional trainees work together on interdisciplinary care teams to deliver critical services to our Nation’s Veterans. From Iraqi Freedom service members to those who survived WWII, our Veterans need us. We renewed our focus on increasing access to care by beginning one of our largest hiring initiatives ever. With challenging cases and advanced equipment, VA offers careers for physicians and nurses at all acuity levels, from primary care to subspecialties. Our interdisciplinary careers offer growth opportunities for mental health and rehabilitative service providers.