Physician - Nephrology - NEPHROLOGIST - HUNTINGTON, WV
Company: Veterans Health Administration
Posted on: May 4, 2021
NEPHROLOGIST - HUNTINGTON VA MEDICAL CENTER
1 license/50 States - 49 Days' OFF each year! Competitive Salary,
No Overhead, No Insurance Companies to deal with. Practice pure
As a VA Physician the possibilities' are endless.
Huntington: A vibrant, energetic city where heritage comes
Located in western West Virginia, sitting on the Ohio River at the
point where West Virginia, Ohio and Kentucky meet, Huntington is
part of the largest inland port in the United States.
Huntington's population is over 50,000.
It is the second largest city in the state. The city is home to
This wonderful position allows you the provision of nephrology care
in both inpatient and outpatient settings. You shall provide
expertise in general nephrology, hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis,
complicated hypertension, pre- and post-renal transplant
management, nephrolithiasis and other general nephrology areas.
Clinical responsibilities include outpatient clinics, inpatient
consults and provide medical oversight for acute inpatient and
chronic dialysis patients and treatments. You have the opportunity
to provide ongoing staff education, quality monitoring, and
infection monitoring. The position requires support for the Veteran
Affairs (VA) initiative of patient centered care through personal
commitment to quality care and clinical excellence.
VA Physicians practice medicine more and spend less time on
business tasks. Enjoy an environment that supports an
interdisciplinary care team approach that delivers state-of-the-art
medicine using some of the most advanced medical techniques and
technologies in the Nation.
No dealing with insurance company's and no overhead. Practice pure
Board certified/board eligible Nephrology trained physician
Unrestricted MD.DO license (practice with any current and
unrestricted state license).
Interested: Forward your C.V.
Benefits: Working for the Department of Veteran Affairs offers a
comprehensive benefits package that includes, in part:
49 days paid time off annually including
26 days paid vacation
13 days of sick leave; 10 paid holidays
5 Days paid absence to attend approved CME courses (subject to
up to 5% matching funds on your 401(k); on average, federal
government pays 75% of your premium on your health care insurance;
possible annual performance bonus of 7.5% up to a max $15,000
annually; VA contributes 9.6% of your salary toward federal
retirement; and you do not have to pay a penny for malpractice
insurance because you are covered by the federal government if a
VA Total Compensation: VA physicians enjoy all the above mentioned
benefits which increase
total compensation by an average of 39% over your annual
A clean, valid medical license from any US State or Territory is
all that is required to practice medicine in a VA Federal Hospital
anywhere in the nation.
Salaries: VA Physician salaries are determined by a compensation
panel of physicians at the facility where you practice medicine. VA
salaries are very competitive and are based on physician salaries
of the local market, your experience and credentials as a
Job Satisfaction: VA Physicians enjoy the luxury of practicing
medicine with the latest technologies and do so with no overhead
costs, staff to pay, no rent on a building and no filing insurance
claims. A 40 hour work week makes this a dream job for a physician
with lots of time off for family and friends.
We offer an academic affiliation with the Marshall University
Health School of Medicine; train medical students and residents,
develop continuing medical education courses and pursue faculty
appointments. The VA offers opportunities to suit your professional
skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific
interests. All of this makes the Huntington VA Medical Center a
first rate facility that truly deserves the great reputation it has
Huntington also is known for its expansive park system, the gem of
which is Ritter Park. The park, which features a walking path,
award-winning playground, tennis courts, amphitheater and PetSafe
Dog Park, was recognized by the American Planning Association in
2012 as one America's 10 Great Public Spaces. Since 1934, the
park's Rose Garden has been West Virginia's nationally-recognized
municipal rose garden, containing 1,000 plants and noted for its
All-American Rose Selections.
In the hills above Ritter Park is the Huntington Museum of Art. It
is the largest art museum between Cincinnati, Pittsburgh and
Richmond and contains numerous collections, exhibitions, education
programs and nature trails on a sprawling, 52-acre campus. The
grounds also are home to the C. Fred Edwards Conservatory, West
Virginia's only plant conservatory.
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