Physician, Pathologist

Department of Veterans Affairs
New Orleans, Louisiana
Closing date
Aug 27, 2024

View more

Full Time
Position Type

The Southeast Louisiana Veterans Healthcare System (SLVHCS) is currently recruiting for a full-time Pathologist at the New Orleans VA Medical Center. The Pathologist would routinely participate in surgical pathology and cytopathology sign-out, as well as frozen sections.

Candidates must possess MD/DO from an accredited institution, have completed residency training to board certification, and possess an active, current, unrestricted license in any U.S. State or territory.

Additional requirements:

  • Board certification in Anatomic Pathology and Clinical Pathology, preferred.
  • Fellowship and/or certification in Transfusion Medicine, a plus.

Highlights of this opportunity:

  • Potential starting base salary range: $240,000 - $280,000
  • Daily schedule: Monday – Friday, 7:30am-4:00pm with on-call rotations.
  • Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP) – Assistance with payment of outstanding medical school loans up to $200K over 5 years, if approved.
  • Paid Time Off: 50-55 days per year (26 days of annual leave, 13 days of sick leave, 11 paid Federal holidays, and possible 5 days paid for CME)
  • No Physician Employment Contract and no significant restriction on moonlighting
  • VA offers an exceptional benefits package for physicians, including paid time off, 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. Working for federal employers also allows you to apply for Public Service Loan Forgiveness after 10 years of service.

Don’t miss the chance to join our team and serve those who have served us! #WorkAtVA

Please email a copy of your current CV to me to schedule a time to discuss this exciting opportunity!

Apply for Physician, Pathologist

Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required

Your file must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, or .rtf. No larger than 1MB
Selected file:

When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named employer, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on JAMA Career Center you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please contact us. All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalized job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert