This position is located in Emergency Medicine Service, New York Harbor Manhattan Campus VA Medical Center. This position provides support to clinical operation in the Emergency Department. Education and length of practice are considered through a formal pay-setting process to determine the final compensable salary (Base Pay + Market Pay) Clinical: 40 hours of clinical work a week. Shift lengths and times can vary but currently are 10hr blocks. There will be supervision of mid-level providers and occasionally resident physicians. Administrative: 10 hour admin clinical shifts as approved by the service chief depending on the need of the department. Education: Must maintain stay current to maintain board certification and complete VA mandated education. Administrative time will be allocated for this as determined by service chief. Research: No current research obligations. 3. Supervision Reports to the ED service chief. VA offers a comprehensive total rewards package. VHA Physician Total Rewards. Education Debt Reduction Program (Student Loan Repayment): 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 Work Schedule: 10 hours shifts; Nights, Weekends, and holidays
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.