This physician's primary collaborating and supervising physician will be the Section Chief, Hematology-Oncology Duties include but are not limited to: Clinical practice, supervising and teaching fellows, residents and medical students in the specialties of Hematology-Oncology. This physician is responsible for providing consultation in Hematology-Oncology, both for diagnosis and treatment in the inpatient and outpatient settings. The physician is expected to share attending call responsibilities with Hematology-Oncology specialists in covering some nights, weekend and holiday calls as needed. The physician will round with the team of fellow(s), resident(s), and medical student(s) as regards to inpatient settings. Any other duties as assigned by the supervising physician or his/her designee as it relates to scope of practice. The physician will also be expected to lead and manage the Hematology-Oncology team consisting of fellows, residents, medical students, Pharmacists, Mid-Level Providers, etc. while on inpatient service or in clinical setting. In the absence of the primary collaborating physician, an appointed staff physician will serve as the alternate collaborating physician. The physician is responsible for recognizing patients appropriate for referral or consultation with the collaborating physician. Consultations with collaborating physicians may occur through personal, telephone, or electronic media contact. Incumbent will work directly under the supervision of the Hematology-Oncology Chief. For quality assurance purposes, regular monitoring and evaluation of patient care will be performed. Patient record reviews will be accomplished via the FPPE and OPPE process. VA offers a comprehensive total rewards package. VHA Physician Total Rewards. 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 Work Schedule: Monday-Friday (8:00am - 4:30pm)
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