VA Physician Job Detail
VA employs more than 14,000 physicians across its nationwide integrated health care system. Every year, many experienced physicians leave private practice to come to the VA Health Care System because we offer a variety of advantages.
If you're an experienced physician, you understand the impact that business has had on health care. For VA, patient care is not a business decision. Veterans are our highest priority and we are committed to providing them with the highest quality care possible. That patient focused lets you practice medicine the way it was meant to be practiced. VA Physicians work with the entire interdisciplinary care team to deliver state-of-the-art medicine using some of the most advanced medical technologies in the Nation.
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NOTE: This is an open continuous announcement. Application ratings will occur every 2 weeks (or as applications are received) until the position is filled. Early submission of your application is strongly encouraged as once a selection has been made, no further candidates will be rated or referred. This announcement may be cancelled at any time.
The VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System (VAPHS) Surgical Service is seeking a full-time staff physician (Anesthesiologist).
We are seeking candidates with excellent clinical skills and experience in the full range of anesthesia care. Fellowship training in cardiac and/or liver transplant anesthesiology is preferred. Additional board certification in Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography is highly preferred, as is experience with regional anesthesia techniques. Responsibilities may also include resident and medical student teaching requiring academic appointment with the University of Pittsburgh. Competitive salary and benefits. VAPHS is one of the largest VA healthcare systems in the United States with state-of-the-art surgical technologies and serves as the acute tertiary care referral center for a large veteran population in Western Pennsylvania and the surrounding areas.
VAPHS is closely affiliated with the University of Pittsburgh, and therefore requires that candidates meet the criteria for an academic appointment.
Work Schedule: Full-Time (Specific schedule will be determined upon appointment)
Work Location: University Drive and HJ Heinz division
This position does not require a financial disclosure.
This is a Bargaining Unit Position.
Application Close Date
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Who May Apply
United States Citizens