The Northport, NY Veterans Affairs Medical Center, located on scenic Long Island, is recruiting an Academic Pulmonary/Critical Care/Sleep physician.
The Pulmonary/Critical Care/Sleep Section is a pillar of the institution and boasts a strong clinical and teaching reputation in the region. Position involves inpatient and outpatient Pulmonary Medicine, Critical Care Medicine and Sleep Medicine. Duties include: attending responsibilities for the Medical ICU team; Critical Care consultation in Surgical ICU & inpatient consultations for Pulmonary and Sleep Medicine. You will have educational responsibilities for fellows, residents & med students. Must be board certified in Internal Medicine, with subspecialty certification in Pulmonary Disease & Critical Care Medicine. Sleep medicine boards are desirable. You must qualify for an academic appointment at Stony Brook University.
Assistance with payment of outstanding med school loans available (up to $200K)!
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!
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 home-care programs, across all 50 states, the District of Columbia and U.S. Territories.
Additional Salary Information: Assistance with payment of med school loans (up to $200K)
Unbeatable federal benefits package
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About Northport, NY Veterans Affairs Medical Center
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.