Seeking BC/BE Hematology/Oncologist for Wonderful Opportunity at Loma Linda CA VA Medical Center

Department of Veterans Affairs
Loma Linda, California
Closing date
Nov 10, 2023

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Position Information:

The VA Loma Linda Health Care System (VALLHS) and Jerry L. Pettis Memorial VA Medical Center, Loma Linda CA, is recruiting a Board Certified (BC) / Board Eligible (BE) Hematologist/Oncologist, to join our Multi-Disciplinary Team in providing comprehensive care in our state of the art Cancer Center, which includes 14+ chair infusion center, brand new chemo pharmacy, medical oncology, surgical oncology, research, as well as cancer center operations, supported by palliative care capability and teaching of rotating Hematology/Oncology Fellows. Preference will be given to candidates who possess Academic Hematology/Oncology teaching and research experience. VALLHS is academic affiliated with Loma Linda University School of Medicine, offering Academic Appointment consideration and opportunity to teach and mentor Fellows, Residents and Medical Students. Work Schedule/Tour of Duty: Monday Friday, 8:00 AM 4:30 PM. Compressed Schedule may be considered. No call, evenings or weekend coverage expected.

  • Must be a Citizen of the U.S. (Non-Citizens May Be Considered)
  • Must have current unrestricted U.S. medical license
  • Must be BC or BE in Hematology/Oncology with preference for Academic Teaching & Research

Community Information:

Loma Linda ( Beautiful Hill ) CA is located one hour to the east of Los Angeles and one hour west of Palm Springs, and rests at the base of rugged hills and mountains in San Bernardino County, and home to one of the highest concentrations of Seventh Day Adventists and centenarians in the world. As America s only designated Blue Zone , there is something for everyone, whether you enjoy food, music, views, outdoor activities, or sight-seeing; all within driving distance and part of the advantage of living in the ideal Southern California weather. A prosperous city of approximately 25,000, the city has some of the highest median incomes and highest average home prices in San Bernardino County. Families stroll along the city's tree lined streets or play in its numerous parks, offering residents an alternative to the intense, often hectic lifestyle so characteristic of modern life. For its size, Loma Linda has a decidedly cosmopolitan air and attracts visitors from around the world, some who are students, some come to teach, heal, or perform research. Many decide to stay. Adjacent to California's Interstate 10 freeway, Loma Linda is a short drive and close to beaches, mountains, and desert resorts.

Benefits and Features:

  • Expected realistic annual salary range from $300,000 to $330,000 based on physician s qualifications and be eligible for up to $15,000 annual performance bonus. Position has been approved for to consider Recruitment/Relocation Incentive and Education Debt Reduction Program up to $200,000 school loan repayment for well-qualified candidate
  • The VA offers Physicians and all employees industry leading full benefits and features package to support high quality professional practice & favorable work-life-family balance.
  • Paid Time Off in the form of 26 Days paid annual leave, 13 Days paid sick leave per year, 10 Federal holidays with pay, and 5-Day paid absence to attend approved CME
  • Insurance to include Health-Dental-Vision care insurance programs to choose from with premiums partially paid by VA; Flexible Spending Accounts; Term life insurance, family, and additional coverage options are available with the cost shared by the Federal Government; and Long-term care insurance available as an option
  • Federal Retirement Plans thru the Federal Employees Retirement System (FERS) - A three-tiered retirement plan composed of 1) Social Security benefits; 2) FERS-FRAE basic benefits (pension); and 3) Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) which is a 401K-type plan, with up to five percent matching

About the VA:

Department of Veterans Affairs offers Veterans the largest, most technologically advanced integrated health care system in the United States. We operate more than 1,400 sites of care, including 153 medical centers, 909 ambulatory and community-based outpatient clinics, 135 nursing homes, 232 Veterans centers, 47 readjustment counseling centers, and 108 comprehensive home-care programs, across all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and U.S. Territories.

To Explore This Physician Opportunity Further:

For information and consideration, please email your Cover Letter & Curriculum Vitae to: Dave Aragon, VA National Healthcare Recruitment Consultant, or call (702) 675-5761

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