Cardiothoracic Surgeon - Opportunity in Beautiful Buffalo, NY

Department of Veterans Affairs
Buffalo, New York
Nov 19, 2020
Nov 19, 2021
Full Time
Position Type

The VA Western New York Healthcare System at Buffalo is seeking a Cardiothoracic Surgeon to join our team and provide cardiac care to patients to include, but not limited to performing heart surgery, providing medical evaluation and directing overall management of patients in collaboration with other members of the health care team.

Supervision and education of Internal Medicine Residents and medical students from affiliate schools is required. Participate in an effective clinical program with attention to patient outcome indicators. Practice within the scope of assigned privileges. Meet medical staff criteria for initial appointment and reappointment, including ongoing CME.

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen. If no qualified U.S. Citizen is found, will consider non-
    citizen candidates
  • Full and unrestricted license from any U.S. State.
  • Board certified preferred but will accept board eligible.
  • Must be highly motivated, team-oriented, and committed to the care and good
    health for our Veterans
  • Predictable work schedules and a focus on quality rather than volume.

Assistance with payment of outstanding medical school loans up to $200K, if approved! Sign on bonus may be available.

We offer:

  • Competitive Pay
  • Annual performance bonus up to an additional $15K per year
  • Guaranteed salary increases
  • One full & unrestricted license from any US State is permissible to work at this facility
  • Recruitment or Relocation Incentive may be authorized to highly qualified candidate
  • CME: $1,000 per year stipend for reimbursement; 5 Days paid CME absence
  • Malpractice: Liability protection with tail coverage provided
  • No Employment Contract
  • 26 days paid vacation; 13 days paid sick time per year w/ unlimited carry over; 10 paid holidays
  • Federal Retirement Plan
  • Separate 401K with partial agency match
  • Health, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Nationwide Mobility

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