The neurologist will manage neurologic disorders in both the outpatient and inpatient settings. Neurology at the DVAMC functions as a section under the Medical Service. The DVAMC Neurology section participates in the WSU Neurology residency program. The neurologist is expected to supervise Neurology residents and medical students during their Neurology rotations. Neurology providers are eligible for clinical appointment at Wright State University School of Medicine. VA offers a comprehensive total rewards package. VHA Physician Total Rewards. Pay: Competitive salary, annual performance bonus, regular salary increases Paid Time Off: 50-55 days of annual paid time offer per year (26 days of annual leave, 13 days of sick leave, 11 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 Function/Scope of Position The neurologist is expected to perform all services required in the practice of Neurology in the context of the VA system and his/her clinical privileges; and provide appropriate documentation in the electronic record. Duties and Responsibilities of Pulmonary-CC Physicians: The neurologist will see patients in the outpatient general neurology consult and follow-up clinics. The outpatient clinics will consist of both in-person and virtual clinics. The neurologist will see inpatient neurology consults The neurologist will take calls from the ED as needed The neurologist will be responsible for the oversight of all aspects of neurologic care delivered to their assigned patients. The neurologist will perform neurologic procedures , like NCS/EMG, EEG interpretation, and/or botox administration, commensurate to his/her individual training and expertise, in accordance with local VA credentialing and privileging requirements. Staff neurologists will supervise and teach neurology residents and medical students during their Neurology rotation. Work Schedule: Monday through Friday 8:00AM to 4:30 PM. The neurologist will participate in a rotating call schedule, including weekends and holidays. During scheduled tour hours, staff Pulmonary-Critical Care physicians shall be available for all urgent assessments and interventions as part of the inpatient care team.
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