The John J. Pershing VA Medical Center is seeking a Cardiologist to practice in our Specialty Care Service.
The John J. Pershing VA Medical Center is in the active and thriving community of Poplar Bluff, Missouri, the "Gateway to the Ozarks." Poplar Bluff has a population of 17,000, and cost of living in the area is among the lowest in the country. We are within a two-hour drive of several large cities and have a small airport. The area is quite scenic and outdoor recreational opportunities abound in nearby national and state parks and forests.
Candidates must possess an MD/DO from an accredited institution, have completed residency training leading to board certification, and possess an active, current, unrestricted license in any U.S. State.
Highlights of this opportunity:
- Potential starting base salary range: $325-$400K
- Daily schedule: Monday Friday, 8am-4:30pm
- Position may qualify for relocation/recruitment incentive to highly qualified candidates
- No physician employment contract and no significant restriction on moonlighting
- Excellent work/life balance!
VA offers an exceptional benefits package for physicians, including up to 55 days off annually, affordable health, life, vision, dental, and long-term care insurance, up to 12 weeks of paid paternity/maternity leave, malpractice insurance that includes tail coverage, and more.
This position is eligible for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP), a student loan payment reimbursement program. Approval, award amount (up to $200,000) and eligibility period (one to five years) are determined by the VHA Education Loan Repayment Services program office after complete review of the EDRP application.
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