VA Illiana Health Care System is looking for a full-time non-invasive and no-interventional cardiologist. The Cardiologist will be responsible for consultative services and developing treatment plans for the management of Veterans in an outpatient, inpatient, Community Living Center and Urgent Care settings. The incumbent will provide evaluations and treatment recommendations regarding patients with cardiovascular conditions. VA offers a comprehensive total rewards package. VHA Physician Total Rewards. Pay: Competitive salary, annual performance bonus, regular salary increases Paid Time Off: 49-54 days of annual paid time offer per year (26 days of annual leave, 13 days of sick leave, 10 paid Federal holidays per year and possible 5 day paid absence for CME) Retirement: Traditional federal pension (5 years vesting) and federal 401K with up to 5% in contributions by VA Insurance: Federal health/vision/dental/term life/long-term care (many federal insurance programs can be carried into retirement) Licensure: 1 full and unrestricted license from any US State or territory CME: Possible $1,000 per year reimbursement Malpractice: Free liability protection with tail coverage provided Contract: No Physician Employment Contract and no significant restriction on moonlighting Interpretation of ECGs, Holter and event monitor recordings and transthoracic echocardiograms. Performs interpretation of treadmill, pharmacologic, nuclear and echocardiograph stress tests. Strong interpersonal skills to establish professional working relationships with clinical service providers within the medical center and the Community Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOCs). Available for all urgent assessments and consultations as part of the patient care team. Work Schedule: Monday through Friday; Days Financial Disclosure Report: Not Required
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