The Chalmers P. Wylie VA Ambulatory Care Center in Columbus, Ohio is currently recruiting for several physician providers for our Outpatient Clinics in the following critical specialties: Hematology/ Oncologist, Endocrinologist, and Cardiologist (Non-Invasive/Non-Interventional).
Full-Time Hematology/Oncologist needed to provide diagnosis, treatment and management of Veterans hematology/oncological diseases according to standard, usual and acceptable or customary methods and techniques in an outpatient setting. The incumbent will be responsible for providing appropriate education for the patient and/or family members regarding the patient's illness and management. Specific services include, but are not limited to, bone marrow biopsy and aspiration.
Full-Time Cardiologist (Non-Invasive/Non-Interventional) needed to perform clinical services in non-invasive/non-interventional cardiology; including echocardiography and stress testing. You will diagnose, treat, and manage patients with cardiac diseases according to standard, usual, and acceptable methods and techniques. You will provide services such as outpatient examinations, consultation services related to cardiology, and management of patients with a current treatment regimen.
Full-Time Endocrinologist needed to see patients in our outpatient Endocrinology clinic for initial consultation and if necessary, on-going care of patients with chronic endocrine conditions such as Diabetes, Thyroid disorders, and other metabolic disorders as appropriate. Interprets and evaluates clinical data for the purpose of determining diagnosis and clinical status. Prescribes appropriate and timely treatment; applies indicated therapeutic procedures; recognizes and assesses changes in behavior, symptoms, signs, and other pertinent facts about the patient and modifies plan of treatment when indicated. Recognizes the need for consultation and utilizing facility or clinic specialty skills in diagnosis and treatment.
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday; 0800-0430pm; No call. No weekends.
Functional Statement Title/#: Physician
* Citizenship of the United States. Noncitizens may be appointed when it is not possible to recruit
qualified citizens in accordance with Department of Veterans Affairs policy.
* Degree of doctor of medicine or an equivalent degree resulting from a course of education in medicine or
osteopathic medicine. The degree must have been obtained from one of the schools approved by the
Department of Veterans Affairs for the year in which the course of study was completed.
* Current, full and unrestricted license to practice medicine or surgery in a State, Territory, or
Commonwealth of the United States, or in the District of Columbia.
* Completion of a first-year residency, or its equivalent, approved by the Department of Veterans Affairs
for the year in which it was completed. * Proficiency in spoken and written English.
* Physical requirements outlined below.
Preferred Experience: Boardeligible/certified in Hematology and Oncology; Board eligible/certified in Endocrinology; Board eligible/certified in Cardiology.
Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religions; spiritual; community; student; social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Physical Requirements: Heavy lifting (45 lbs and over); reaching above shoulder; use of fingers; walking (3 hours per day); standing (6 hours per day); kneeling (2 hours per day); both legs required; ability for rapid mental and muscular coordination simultaneously; near vision correctable at 13" to 16"; far vision correctable in one eye to 20/20 and to 20/40 in the other; ability to distinguish basic colors; hearing (aid permitted). All applicants are required to submit the following supporting document type(s):
Reference: VA Regulations, specifically VA Handbook 5005, Part II, Appendix G-2 Physician Qualification Standard. This can be found in the local Human Resources Office
*Other(VA Form 10-2850, Application for Physicians, Dentists, Podiatrists, Optometrists and Chiropractors)
Applicants may also submit the following supporting document type(s),which may not be required for all applicants:
Please use this checklist to ensure you have included other documents required for your application, such as a copy of your transcript (if using education to qualify), documentation to support Veterans Preference claims, etc. You will not be contacted for additional information.
Veterans' Preference: When applying for Federal Jobs, eligible Veterans should claim preference for 5pt (TP), or 10pt (CP/CPS, XPP, XP), or for Sole Survivor Preference (SSP), on the Occupational Questionnaire in the section(s) provided. A legible copy of your DD214(s) indicating character of service, disability certification, SF-15 (if claiming 10 pt. preference) or if you are currently serving on active duty and expected to be released or discharged within 120 days; documentation related to your active duty service which reflects the dates of service, character of service (honorable, general, etc.), or dates of impending separation. Documentation is required for eligibility verification.
Faxing Applications or Supporting Documents: You are encouraged to apply online. Applying online will allow you to review and track the status of your application. If you are unable to apply online or unable to upload your supporting documents to your online application, follow the directions located at the following site: Fax Options. The Vacancy ID of the job opportunity announcement is 1957315.
NOTE: If you applied online and your application is complete, do not fax the paper application (1203-FX) as this will overwrite your prior online responses and may result in you being found ineligible.