Recruitment/Relocation Incentives are being offered for a highly qualified applicant. The Marion, Illinois VA Medical Center is currently seeking a full-time board certified/board eligible physician to join the Surgical Service for the position of Urologist. This position will be located at the Marion VA Medical Center in Marion, IL. The incumbent duties will include diagnosing, treating and managing patients with urological diseases per standard, usual and acceptable or customary methods and techniques in the outpatient setting. Other services include, but are not limited to: treatment of genitourinary medical conditions, performing outpatient surgical procedures, provide consultations, work ups and pre-& postoperative care. The Urologist will establish professional working relationships with other clinical service providers within the center and outlying Community Base Outpatient Clinics (CBOCS), providing telephone and e-consultations, consultations as needed and screening consults that are received for appropriateness prior to scheduling. He/she will report to the Chief, Surgery Service or her designee. Specialists and other physicians are available for consultation. The Urologist shall be expected to cooperate with and participate in medical duties or functions related to quality of care, peer review, improvement and with other performance improvement activities at the direction of the Chief, Surgery Service and the Chief of Staff. Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm Financial Disclosure Report: Not required This is an open continuous announcement until December 31, 2021. Qualified applicants will be considered and referred as vacancies become available.
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