#THERIVERCITY – Vascular Surgeon needed to Care for our Veterans – Great Benefits!
The Memphis VA Medical Center is seeking an experienced Board Certified/Eligible Vascular Surgeon to join our Surgical Team. You will provide direct patient care in outpatient clinics, in-patient settings, operating rooms and the emergency room settings. You will be responsible for the initial evaluation and overall workups, history and physicals, and admission of vascular surgery patients as needed. You will contribute to the educational activities of the Department of Vascular surgery at the academic affiliate (University of Health Science Center) by working with and supervising fellows, residents and medical students.
There is a lot to do in Memphis – Enjoy the Work Life Balance the VA offers you.
There are dozens of clubs and pubs along the thoroughfare that showcases top blues and rock artists, many of whom are following the paths of past Beale Street performers like B.B. King, Johnny Cash, Muddy Waters, Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Al Green and Aretha Franklin.
Fresh air and exercise is plentiful at any of the city’s 162 parks, 83 playgrounds, 17 swimming pools, eight golf courses, 34 soccer/football fields and 113 ball diamonds. Enjoy paddle boating on Hyde Lake, nature trails, a huge playground, restaurants, BMX biking, disc golf and paintball.
Memphis residents have access to a well-connected transportation network that includes interstates such as I-22, I-40, I-55, I-240 and I-269 plus the convenience of an International Airport.
VA boasts a comprehensive compensation and benefits package (Paid Time-Off, Professional/Personal Insurance Coverages, 401K, CME, and Retirement, etc.)
Department of Veterans Affairs offers Veterans the largest, most technologically advances 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. Learn more at: https://www.vacareers.va.gov/
If interested in learning more information about this position, please email an updated CV to Kevin.Buccola@va.gov
BC or BE in Vascular Surgery
Acceptance to Academic Affiliate
Additional Salary Information: Excellent Starting Salary with Performance Pay
Internal Number: VASURGMEM
About Department of Veterans Affairs
More than 6.3 million Veterans and their families turn to us for care every year, and it is our duty to provide them with the best health care available. Our team of 250,000 full-time employees and 90,000 health professional trainees work together on interdisciplinary care teams to deliver critical services to our Nation’s Veterans. From Iraqi Freedom service members to those who survived WWII, our Veterans need us. We renewed our focus on increasing access to care by beginning one of our largest hiring initiatives ever. With challenging cases and advanced equipment, VA offers careers for physicians and nurses at all acuity levels, from primary care to subspecialties. Our interdisciplinary careers offer growth opportunities for mental health and rehabilitative service providers.