Join Our VA Healthcare Surgical Team at the Boise Veterans Affairs Medical Center!
The Boise VA Medical Center (CVAMC) in Boise Idaho is seeking talented BC/BE Urologist for General and Open Urologic Oncology Surgery staff position to join our Surgical Service Team providing General Urologic surgery and care to our Veterans as part of a team of two Urologists. The Boise VAMC is an intermediate level facility with 46 operational hospital beds, 28-bed nursing home, and 11 beds for inpatient substance abuse. The BVAMC also operates 5 outlying Outpatient Clinics in Twin Falls, Caldwell, Salmon and Mountain Home ID, and in Burns OR.
Must be a US Citizen
Degree in Allopathic (MD) or Osteopathic Medicine (DO)
Residency Trained and Board Certified / Board Eligible in Urology
Current, active US State Medical License to practice medicine or surgery
Training, qualifications and experience in Open Urologic Oncology Surgery highly preferred
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The VA supports a healthy work-life-family balance by providing Staff with a robust benefits package and fosters an environment where more time is spent on medical practice and less on business tasks. VA does this by offering:
Expected salary ranged from $300,000.00 to $350,000.00, and may include consideration of a Recruitment or Relocation Incentive, and/or Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP).
Paid Time Off in the form of 26 Days paid annual leave, 13 Days paid sick leave per year, 10 Federal holidays with pay, and 5-Day paid absence to attend approved CME courses.
Insurance to include Health-Dental-Vision care insurance programs to choose from with premiums partially paid by VA; Flexible Spending Accounts; Term life insurance, family, and additional coverage options are available with the cost shared by the Federal Government; and Long-term care insurance available as an option.
Federal Retirement Plan thru the Federal Employees Retirement System (FERS) - A three-tiered retirement plan composed of 1) Social Security benefits; 2) FERS-FRAE basic benefits (pension); and 3) Thrift Savings Plan (TSP) which is a 401K-type plan.
About the VA:
The Department of Veterans Affairs offers Veterans the largest, most technologically advanced 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.
For more information and to discuss your interests:
Please forward copy of your CV and Cover Letter, summarizing your background, education, training, clinical practice, credentials and interests, to Dave Aragon, VA National Healthcare Recruiter, email@example.com, or call (702) 675-5761.
Additional Salary Information: A Recruitment or Relocation Incentive, or Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP) may be considered for well qualified candidate.
Internal Number: 0003
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.