Nephrologist (Transplant) Opportunity in Beautiful Bronx, NY
The James J. Peters, Bronx VA Medical Center, an academic affiliate of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City, is seeking a full-time Nephrologist to join our Renal Section, which services over 100 patients with End Stage Kidney Disease (ESKD) in addition to a large outpatient population with kidney diseases. The ideal candidate must have experience in General and Transplant Nephrology. Clinical responsibilities will include management of inpatient and outpatient consultative services, outpatients with ESKD, patients with kidney transplants, and teaching of nephrology fellows. Successful candidates will be eligible for an academic position at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.
Must be a U.S. Citizen, proficient in English
Full and unrestricted license from any U.S. State.
Board certified preferred but will accept board eligible.
Must be highly motivated, team-oriented, and committed to the care and good health for our Veterans.
Annual performance bonus up to an additional $15K per year
Malpractice: Liability protection with tail coverage provided
49 days of annual paid time off: 26 days paid vacation;13 days paid sick leave; 10 paid federal holidays
Federal Retirement Plan
Separate 401K with partial agency match
Health, Dental & Vision Insurance
1 license valid in all 50 states and U.S. Territories.
May apply for Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP) up to $200,000 over a 5-year period based on availability of funding.
About The Bronx:
The northernmost NY borough is the birthplace of hip-hop and home to the New York Yankees. Families can greet the animals of the world-famous Bronx Zoo or gaze at the plants of the lush New York Botanical Garden. A stroll on Arthur Avenue, the Bronx’s Little Italy, offers culinary treats; Grand Concourse, in the South Bronx, serves up art deco marvels.
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.