Hematology & Oncology Opportunities with Veterans Affairs in Cincinnati – CHIEF & STAFF POSITIONS AVAILABLE!
The Hematology Oncology Section at the Cincinnati VA Medical Center is seeking CHIEF & STAFF Hematology Oncology physicians. Partner with the one of the nation's top VA Medical Centers in a family friendly, affordable, metropolitan city. We are seeking engaged physicians to honor America's Veterans by providing patient centered, evidence based health care with a focus on quality and safety. Ideal candidate will be board certified/eligible in Hematology Oncology. Strong track record of academic and clinical excellence and demonstrated leadership & mentoring skills preferred for our Chief position. You will collaborate closely with divisional and cancer center leadership at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and UC Health to coordinate a scientific, clinical and educational oncology programs. The Chief will chair the Cancer Committee at the VA Medical Center and will oversee Hematology Oncology operational and clinical research programs.
Responsibilities include inpatient Hematology Oncology Consult and outpatient clinics, program management and development, teaching and supervision of medical learners as well as faculty/staff mentoring. Inpatient and outpatient cancer management such as survivorship, telemedicine, and next-generation testing through the Biden Moonshot program are available. Our program is American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer accredited. Clinical trial involvement is encouraged and protected time for research and start-up resources are available. We have a newly-built multipurpose research building & active clinical research unit.
With both an urban energy and southern charm, the Cincinnati region has a vibrant and unique culture that flows from the Ohio River to the things to do, landmarks and events all around town. With rich cultural offerings, award-winning family adventures, an ever-expanding art scene, a foodie's paradise, and breweries galore, this is one picturesque river region with much to explore! With major league sports, big-city arts, fun festivals and award-winning attractions, it can be hard to decide what to do in our dynamic river region!
Assistance with payment of outstanding med school loans may be available (up to $2200K)!
VA boasts a comprehensive compensation and benefits package: Federal Retirement Plan, generous paid time-off, professional/personal insurance coverages, CME, 401K with partial agency match & MUCH MORE!
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 home-care programs, across all 50 states, the District of Columbia and U.S. Territories.
For the Chief position: requires leadership and teaching experience
Requires board eligibility/certification
Additional Salary Information: In addition to annual salary, physicians are eligible to receive up to an additional $15,000 per year for performance bonus. Salary increases every two years.
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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.