Outstanding Benefits – Wonderful Quality of Life- NO Weekends – 49 days Off’ Annually - Performance Pay & Recruitment Incentives
The Poplar Bluff, Missouri is otherwise known as the John J. Pershing VA Medical Center seeks a Non-Invasive Cardiologist to support and offer patient-centered care to our Veteran population. Board-certified Cardiologist preferred.
The position allows you to provide a full range of Cardiology services for a diverse group of Veterans in outpatient, inpatient, and Urgent Care settings.
Perform stress test procedures (nuclear, chemical, and routine treadmill), read echocardiograms, Holter monitors, and EKGs.
Provide care at the Congestive Heart Failure clinic for a ½ day each week and perform cardiac clearance for surgery.
Provide Video Voice Connect and Tele-Cardiology visits in addition to face-to-face clinic visits.
Typical day: 8:00am - 4:30 pm, Monday-Friday. NO weekend call; average 10 patients a day and work with friendly competent staff and an additional cardiologist makeup of the department. We are a non-academic facility; however, we do receive and teach students from the NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine from neighboring Jonesboro, Arkansas.
Location: "The Gateway to the Ozarks" is the typical name for Poplar Bluff, Missouri. We are a mid-size small town with many attractions, shopping, and lots of recreational & leisurely things to do. The closest international airport is in St. Louis, MO, and Memphis, TN.
Recruitment Incentives: This position may be eligible for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP), a student loan reimbursement program. Recruitment incentive (10-20k) and in addition to Performance Pay averaging $15k.
Benefits Bullets: VA boasts a comprehensive compensation and benefits package (Paid Time-Off, Professional/Personal Insurance Coverages, 401K, CME, and Retirement, etc.). For more info, click: Physicians At VA
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.