The Gainesville, FL Veterans Affairs (VA) Medical Center and the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine at the University of Florida (UF) are searching for a full-time BC/BE interventional cardiologist. This faculty position is a dual appointment and primarily based at the VA. We have two cardiac cath labs. The full spectrum of CT surgery is available on site. Duties at the VA are shared equally between three interventional faculty and include the entire spectrum of cardiac catheterization and interventions, education of fellows in-and outside the lab and staffing the interventional consult service. Night and weekend call is shared between eight VA and UF interventional faculty. VA CCU and general consult service are shared equally between eleven VA cardiology faculty. Outpatient clinic responsibility is as needed, and ongoing scholarly activity is strongly encouraged.
Assistance with payment of med school loans (up to $200K) and up to $20K sign on bonus available.
Annual performance bonus up to an additional 7.5% of pay
Guaranteed salary increases
Licensure: 1 full & unrestricted license from any US State is permissible to work at this facility
CME: $1,000 per year stipend for reimbursement; 5 Days paid absence to attend CME
Malpractice: Liability protection with tail coverage provided
No Employment Contract
26 days paid vacation; 13 days paid sick time per year w/ unlimited carry over; 10 paid holidays
Federal Retirement Plan
Separate 401K with partial agency match
Health, Dental & Vision Insurance
If interested, e-mail CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
BC/BE in Interventional Cardiology
Additional Salary Information: Assistance with payment of med school loans up to $200K; sign on bonus up to $20K; annual performance bonus up to $15K
Internal Number: 22
About Department of Veterans Affairs/University of Florida
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.