The Coatesville VA Medical Center is seeking a Part Time (20 hours per week) Permanent Physician (Urology) to join their team in beautiful Coatesville, Pennsylvania. Board certification or eligibility in Urology is strongly preferred. Experience of more than 3 years is also preferred. VA offers a comprehensive total rewards package. VHA Physician Total Rewards. Pay: Competitive salary, annual performance bonus, regular salary increases Paid Time Off: 49-54 days of annual paid time offer per year (26 days of annual leave, 13 days of sick leave, 10 paid Federal holidays per year and possible 5 day paid absence for CME) Retirement: Traditional federal pension (5 years vesting) and federal 401K with up to 5% in contributions by VA Insurance: Federal health/vision/dental/term life/long-term care (many federal insurance programs can be carried into retirement) Licensure: 1 full and unrestricted license from any US State or territory CME: Possible $1,000 per year reimbursement Malpractice: Free liability protection with tail coverage provided Contract: No Physician Employment Contract and no significant restriction on moonlighting The Physician (Urologist) will serve on a part time basis (20 hours per week) and will provide consultative service for the medical staff at the Coatesville campus and Community-Based Outpatient Clinics. Duties include but are not limited to: Prescribe appropriate treatments, supervise, teach and provide consultation to other health care providers. Provide consultations to the medical and support staff on urology issues when needed. Attend outpatient Urology clinics, perform other procedures as appropriate Attend medical staff meetings and performance of chart reviews Coordinate with other providers regarding patient care issues; completely documenting in the electronic health record; perform history and physicals within 24 hours of request; perform outpatient encounters; document consult notes; and process new and renewal prescriptions. Performing office-based procedures when indicated. Taking an active role in education and in the evaluation of the patient, deciding treatment/care options along with documenting in the Computerized Patient Record System (CPRS). Serving on service level and/or facility committees as needed and participating in the facility peer review program. · Maintaining professional competency, courtesy and flexibility to provide the necessary services of this specialty to our Veteran population. Participating in the expanded use of clinical video telehealth (VVC and CVT)/electronic consultation (e-Consult) to improve access to cardiology care. Working closely with all staff to ensure compliance with National, Network and local performance standards Work Schedule: Variable tour of duty to include call coverage and occasional weekend rounding. Alternate schedules may be necessary to meet the needs of the organization.
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.