Our busy ophthalmology clinic seeks an enthusiastic, team oriented Ophthalmologist to join our family.
A Surgical Ophthalmologist with Cataract and Glaucoma interest would be an asset.
OUR MISSION: To fulfill President Lincoln's promise - "To care for him who shall have borne the battle and for his widow, and his orphan" - by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans. How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?
In the Rocky Mountain west, the Cheyenne area offers a family friendly community, world class mountain biking, climbing, camping, skiing, fishing, and other outdoor activities. Cheyenne is less than a 2 hour drive to Denver, CO (music, theater, professional sports), and to 4 major universities, University of Wyoming, University of Colorado, Colorado State University, and the University of Northern Colorado.
Our clinic volume allows an immediate large volume of surgery with little competition and with state of the art equipment in the clinic and OR.
We have a bright, team oriented clinic staff, and an excellent working relationship with optometry. A generous family sensitive clinic schedule exists with 10 Federal Holiday vacation days per year, an additional 26 annual vacation days per year, 5 days paid CME leave annually (with CME allowance). A retirement savings program with eligible government matching contributions, a family health care benefits package, and paid sick leave are available.
If you are looking to practice ophthalmology and have an interest in surgical volume, rather than diverting time to the business aspect of insurance billing or negotiating a blue sky partnership buy in, then this is an opportunity to join a busy team providing care to our nations Veteran’s.
Please respond to this via the academy or refer to the VA careers web site:
Additional Salary Information: Applicant's education and length of practice (experience) will be considered by a Compensation Panel in determining the salary of the applicant selected. The recommended salary may be at any point in the range listed for this vacancy. 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.