Robley Rex VA Medical Center, Louisville KY, is recruiting for a full-time permanent physician in our Neurology Department. The Neurology department plays a vital role in caring for our veterans and their needs. We are looking for physician candidates interested in personal growth and career development in our mission arms of excellent care, and superior teaching. Medicine residents and medical students. Candidate must possess a full and unrestricted license in any stat. Candidate must be board certified in Neurology and associated subspecialty (i.e. epilepsy, stroke, movement disorder etc). Duties include but are not limited to: · The candidate will participate in an inpatient and outpatient neurology consultative services, EEG, and play an active role in teaching of residents/medical students when appropriate. · Provide consultations to Emergency room and Inpatient service · Outpatient clinic responsibilities and management · Consultation services to patients and families · Participate in Peer Review process when needed · Participate in committees as assigned by Chief of Medicine · Candidate will report to Neurology Section Chief and Chief of Medicine Work Schedule: Monday-Friday (Schedule is variable, working M-F with on-call rotation) Financial Disclosure Report: Not required VA offers a comprehensive total rewards package. VHA Physician Total Rewards. Recruitment Incentive (Sign-on Bonus): Included with this position Pay: Competitive salary, annual performance bonus, regular salary increases Paid Time Off: 49-54 days of annual paid time offer per year (26 days of annual leave, 13 days of sick leave, 10 paid Federal holidays per year and possible 5 day paid absence for CME) Retirement: Traditional federal pension (5 years vesting) and federal 401K with up to 5% in contributions by VA Insurance: Federal health/vision/dental/term life/long-term care (many federal insurance programs can be carried into retirement) Licensure: 1 full and unrestricted license from any US State or territory CME: Possible $1,000 per year reimbursement Malpractice: Free liability protection with tail coverage provided Contract: No Physician Employment Contract and no significant restriction on moonlighting
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.