Department of Veterans Affairs
Huntington, West Virginia
Closing date
Nov 10, 2023

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Full Time
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In lovely Huntington, WV 1 license/50 States - 49 Days' OFF each year!

Competitive Salary, No Overhead, No Insurance Companies to deal with.

Incentives and Relocations will be considered!

49 Days off annually One state license work in any VA Facility

Student Loan Reimbursement/ Relocation & Incentives

The Hershel "Woody" Williams VA Medical Center in Huntington, WV seeks a board certified or board eligible Oncologist/Hematologist to care for Veterans. The medical center is a 50-bed facility and has an academic affiliation with the Marshall University School of Medicine.

The ideal candidate will provide coverage of the outpatient clinics, inpatient rounds, supervision of inpatient as well as an outpatient chemotherapy and infusion procedures; conduct bone marrow aspirates and biopsies and answer inpatient/outpatient consultations.

Typical day consist of an average of 10 patients with 60 minutes appoint blocks per veteran. Provide clinical guidance to patients, families and other health care providers over the phone, secure messaging or through the mail to coordinate health care, educate and give professional advice. You will have the opportunity to supervise and teach medical students, residents, and fellows from the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, Marshall University. The tour of duty is from 8:00 am -4:30 pm, Monday-Friday; very low call (once a year) in a very friendly section. The department has lots of support staff, nurses, mid-level practitioners - such as nurse practitioners or physician assistants.

Community Information (What it s Like to Live in Huntington, West Virginia):

Huntington, WV is a wonderful place to live and work. Located in the scenic Ohio Valley on the banks of the Ohio River, Huntington offers many cultural and outdoor activities and is in easy driving distance of several larger metropolitan areas such as Lexington, KY, Columbus and Cincinnati, OH and Charleston, WV. With a relaxed lifestyle and affordable living, Huntington is an excellent place to raise a family.

I m Interested: Please provide a copy of your C.V. to terrance.anderson@va.gov

Benefits Bullets:

VA boasts a comprehensive compensation and benefits package (Paid Time-Off, Professional/Personal Insurance Coverages, 401K, CME, and Retirement, etc.). For more info, click: vha physician careers - VA Careers - Veterans Affairs

Freedom to practice medicine and focus on the patient w/o the distractions of running a business

  • VA Doctors do not have the Overhead of running an individual or group practice
  • VA Standard visit length is 30-minutes, compared to 20-min. visits outside
  • Your licensure valid in all 50 states.
  • 49 days of annual paid time off: 26 days paid vaca;13 days paid sick leave; 10 paid federal holidays
  • Predictable work schedules and a focus on quality rather than volume. Plus, Much More!

Learn more at: About The VA

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