Allergy & Immunology Physician

Location
Ft. Riley, KS
Posted
Oct 23, 2020
Closes
Oct 23, 2021
Ref
2020-6534
Overview

Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations. The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.

Irwin Army Community Hospital (IACH) at Ft Riley is uniquely located in the rolling Flint Hills region of Northeast Kansas. Nestled between Junction City (pop. 25,000) and Manhattan (pop. 57,000), the local area has an abundance of outdoor activities where you with unlimited opportunities to fish, hike, swim, and explore!

Enjoy BigXII college sports and entertainment at Kansas State University in Manhattan; as well as a thriving night life. Experience travel simplified at the Manhattan Regional Airport or international travel through Kansas City International Airport. Manhattan has been recognized on the following for its quality of life:

. #3 on a list of Best Small Places for Business and Careers (Forbes)
. Top 10 Places to Retire (Money Magazine)
. Top 50 College Towns in America (Best College Reviews)
. Top 10 Best Places to Retire Young (CNN Money)
. Top 100 Places to Live in America (Livability)

Join #TeamIACH, your home in the Flint Hills; making Fort Riley the best place in the Army for Soldiers to live, train, deploy from, and come home to.

Responsibilities

In this position you will serve as an Allergy-Immunology Specialist responsible for diagnosis and treatment of a full range of patients. Cases include acute and chronic asthma, anaphylaxis, acute/chronic urticaria, hymenoptera, food allergy, GERD, COPD, vocal cord dysfunction, seasonal/perennial allergic rhinitis, hypersensitivity pneumonitis, immune deficiency (congenital & acquired), acute/chronic sinusitis, vasomotor rhinitis, interstitial lung disease, rhinitis medicamentosa, idiopathic anaphylaxis and adverse drug reactions. You will advise physicians on treatment of patients who have allergic diseases, order and supervise allergy immunotherapy, treatment of adverse reactions to immunotherapy, drug challenge, drug desensitization, food challenge, and rush venom immunotherapy. In addition, you will oversee pulmonary function testing, epicutaneous and intradermal skin testing.

Qualifications

Education: MD or DO degree from an accredited medical school.
Experience: Completion of accredited residency program and fellowship program.
Licensure/Certification/Registration: Current or pending license to practice as Physician. Current Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA). Board eligible or Board certified in the appropriate specialty

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