Non-Invasive Cardiology Position Available with no Call!
Manchester VA Medical Center
May 23, 2018
Manchester, New Hampshire
Full Time - Experienced
Non-Invasive Cardiology Position Available with no Call! Manchester VA Medical Center Manchester, New Hampshire
You are invited to join our Department of Medicine team, providing services to our veterans at the Manchester VA Medical Center and occasionally, White River Junction VA Medical Center, in the outpatient Specialty and Acute Care Service Line.
You should be a Board Certified or Board Eligible Non-Invasive Fellowship trained cardiologist with strong interest in clinical research and 5 years clinical experience. This is an outpatient service and you should have Level II or III training in Echocardiography, be fully competent in all areas of Non-Invasive Cardiology including: performance and interpretation of Transesophageal Echo, interpretation of transthoracic echocardiograms, electrocardiograms (EKG), exercise stress test, Holter and Event Recorder studies. Expertise in both echocardiology and nuclear highly desirable; additional expertise in other areas of non-invasive cardiology is welcome.
Work Schedule: Monday through Friday 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM (No On-Call Required)
You will be responsible for:
Providing initial evaluation and follow-up visits of patients with cardiac disease.
Using physician order entry for all prescriptions, laboratory, and radiology orders, consult requests and notes into Computerized Patient Record System (CPRS) Program.
Reviewing laboratory, radiology, procedure and consultation reports; and communicating normal and/or abnormal results to patients.
Ensuring appropriate coding for all outpatient encounters.
Working in a team atmosphere delivering medical care to patients.
Participating in quality assurance programs.
Attending medical staff meetings.
As a VA physician you’ll enjoy 11 federal holidays and also receive nearly 6 weeks of paid annual leave and be eligible to participate in a pension program as well as a matching Thrift Savings Plan which is similar to a 401K and a host of other benefits difficult to find in the private sector. Candidates with prior military experience may be able to combine their accrued military retirement credit with VA pension benefits.
Manchester is the largest city in northern New England, the economic and cultural capital of New Hampshire, and home to Manchester-Boston Regional Airport - one of the largest airports in New England. Manchester offers abundant opportunities for residents, visitors and tourists alike. Whatever you are looking for is within reach; the beautiful White Mountains and Lakes Region are to the North, the Atlantic Ocean and fine Seacoast life to the East, beautiful countryside throughout the state and a host of activities, culture and dining experiences are all right here.
For more information about this opportunity, Email your CV to Don Rainwater, National Healthcare Recruitment Consultant, VA New England Healthcare System at email@example.com
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About Manchester VA Medical Center
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.