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Urologist needed in Phoenix, AZ! Work/Life Balance, Outstanding VA Benefits, Student Loan Repaym...

Employer
Department of Veterans Affairs
Location
Phoenix, Arizona
Closing date
Aug 30, 2024

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Specialty
Urology
Hours
Full Time
Position Type
Permanent

The Phoenix VA Health Care System has an immediate full-time opening for a Board-Certified/Board-Eligible Urologist to join our exemplary Urological team providing extraordinary care to veterans and fulfilling the VA Mission. We are looking for a Urologist who enjoys a collaborative environment and can be an effective communicator with colleagues, patients and/or families. You will report to the Chief of Urology service, located within the Surgical Care service line located at the Phoenix VA Medical Center in central Phoenix. You will perform a variety of Urological services including pre-operative patient assessment, exam, management and perform all aspects of adult urological surgery. Duties also include providing surgical treatment for genitourinary injuries and diseases including major and minor procedures. Robotics training/experience is a plus. You will also be considered for a faculty appointment at the University of Arizona College of Medicine - Phoenix and be integral with the education and teaching of Urology fellows, residents, and medical students. 

Work Schedule:  

Monday to Friday, 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (approximate & minimal call)

The VA offers:

    Competitive pay based on training, experience, and local labor market.
    Annual performance bonus up to an additional $15,000 per year plus guaranteed salary increases.
    Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP), a student loan payment reimbursement up to $200,000. *
    Recruitment Incentives and/or Relocation Expenses may be authorized for highly qualified candidates.Federal pension (5 years vesting) & federal 401k with up to 5% in contributions by VA.Federal health/vision/dental/term life/long-term care (many federal insurance programs can be carried into retirement).
    No employment contracts, non-compete clauses, or restrictive covenants.
    26 days paid vacation; 13 days paid sick time; 11 paid federal holidays.
    5 days of paid absences for CME. **
    Malpractice is covered as VA physicians are covered under federal tort laws.
    1 full & unrestricted active U.S. medical license allows you to work at any VA.
    Nationwide Mobility - Relocate without loss of benefits, vacation, or pay.

To learn more, e-mail your CV to Timothy A. Bernau at timothy.bernau@va.gov or call 623-920-1304!

*Selected candidates may be eligible to apply for education loan repayment assistance through the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP) up to $200,000 over 5 years. Participation is based on funds availability.

**Must be board-certified to receive the 5 days off for CME.

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