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The New York Harbor Healthcare System Department of Gynecology has an immediate career opportunity available in the Manhattan Campus state-of-the-art facility.
We are currently seeking a Gynecologist to support Women’s Health Programs, an integral part of the Gynecology Healthcare Team.
NY/NJ VA Health Care Network (VISN 2) consists of Albany, Bath, Bronx, Canandaigua, Northport, Syracuse, VA Hudson Valley Health Care System (HCS), VA New Jersey HCS, VA New York Harbor HCS and the Western New York Health Care System (Buffalo and Batavia) and 46 community based outpatient clinics (CBOCs).
VISN 2 serves more than 500,000 veterans in 76 counties in New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania offering a wide range of comprehensive inpatient and outpatient medical services.
Services include primary and specialty care, nursing home care, mental health and rehabilitation services, and domiciliary care.
VISN 2 medical centers are affiliated with numerous colleges and universities in New York and New Jersey.
The selected candidate will follow established guidelines, ethics, and policies and protocols of the Department of Veterans Affairs, their assigned station(s) and the profession.
The specific duties of the position will be determined by the Gynecologist’s Scope of Practice and will be discussed at the time of interview.Assigned Scope of Practice: Physician – Gynecologist will be responsible for, but not limited to the following duties:The Gynecologist assures the provision of high quality and safe patient care both in and outside the operating room.Clinical assessment of management of patients in Gynecology Clinics and Emergency roomPerforms Gynecology procedures in the outpatient clinicInitial evaluation and overall workup, H&P, and admission of GYN surgery patientsInforms Veterans to the risks as well as benefits of upcoming surgical proceduresEnters notes electronically in a paperless medical record systemProvision of appropriate post-operative careManagement of patients in the emergency department, inpatient units, medical imaging departments, and ICUProvides occasional consultative services to other service providers for inpatients and outpatientsWorks effectively with patients and coworkersTreats Veterans, Veteran’s family members, and other healthcare professionals with respect and dignitySupervision of Advanced Practice Nurses, Physician Assistants (mid-levels) and other staff as requiredParticipation in peer review and quality improvement activities is required to ensure quality of patient care consistent with VA regulations and Joint Commission standardsUnderstands and abides by the Medical Bylaws of this facilityPerforms other administrative duties as assigned by the Chief of SurgerySupports Women’s Health ProgramProvides education regarding Women’s Health to Primary Care ProvidersWork Schedule: M-F 7:30am – 4pm (Part-Time)Financial Disclosure Report: Not requiredApplication Reminder: You must submit Application for Physicians – VA Form 10-2850 alongside with your CV/Resume.
Your CV/Resume must include the following information for each job listed: Job title Duties (be as detailed as possible) Month & year start/end dates (e.g.
June 2007 to April 2008) Full-time or part-time status (include hours worked per week) Please be aware that your answers to the assessment questionnaire will be verified against information provided on your CV/Resume.
Be sure that your CV/Resume clearly supports your responses to all of the questions by addressing your work experience in detail.
If licensure information is not included in CV/Resume, please submit a document that lists the state, license number, and expiration date for all licensure ever held.
It is recommended VA Form 306 submitted to prevent delays in qualification, selection and on-boarding.
If we are unable to match your experiences with the positions held, you may lose consideration for this vacancy.
We cannot make assumptions regarding your qualifications.
Failure to provide VA Form 10-2850/CV and all the required documents at the point of submitting your application will result in disqualification from being considered for this position.
Occasional travel – You may be expected to travel for this position. U.S.
Citizenship; non-citizens may only be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy.
Designated and/or random drug testing required Selective Service Registration is required for males born after 12/31/1959 You may be required to serve a probationary period Subject to a background/security investigation Must be proficient in written and spoken English Selected applicants will be required to complete an online onboarding process Must pass pre-employment physical examination Qualifications
Applicants pending the completion of educational or certification/licensure requirements may be referred and tentatively selected but may not be hired until all requirements are met.Basic Requirements: United States Citizenship: Non-citizens may only be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy.
Degree of doctor of medicine or an equivalent degree resulting from a course of education in medicine or osteopathic medicine.
The degree must have been obtained from one of the schools approved by the Department of Veterans Affairs for the year in which the course of study was completed.
Current, full and unrestricted license to practice medicine or surgery in a State, Territory, or Commonwealth of the United States, or in the District of Columbia.
Completion of residency training, or its equivalent, approved by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs in an accredited core specialty training program leading to eligibility for board certification.
Proficiency in spoken and written English.
Physical requirements outlined below.
Preferred Experience: Board Certified/Board Eligible in Gynecology/ObstetricsReference: VA Regulations, specifically VA Handbook 5005, Part II, Appendix G-2 Physician Qualification Standard.
This can be found in the local Human Resources Office.Physical Requirements: In Accordance With VA Directive and Handbook 5019Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP): Additionally, this position may be eligible for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP).
If selected for this position, you are encouraged to apply for this award program and must meet specific individual eligibility criteria in accordance with VA Policy 1021.
Award amount is determined after review of a complete EDRP application and supporting documentation and final approval by the Under Secretary for Health or designated official.
VA offers a comprehensive benefits package.
This link provides an overview of the benefits associated with a VA practice: VHA Physician Brochure .Annual leave shall accrue for full-time physicians at the rate of eight (8) hours per biweekly pay period.This job opportunity announcement may be used to fill additional vacancies.It is the policy of the VA to not deny employment to those that have faced financial hardships or periods of unemployment.This position is in the Excepted Service and does not confer competitive status.VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply.
The health-related positions in VA are covered by Title 38, and are not covered by the Schedule A excepted appointment authority.Veterans and Transitioning Service Members: Please visit the VA for Vets site for career-search tools for Veterans seeking employment at VA, career development services for our existing Veterans, and coaching and reintegration support for military service members.If you are unable to apply online view the following link for information regarding an Alternate Application .
You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.
IN DESCRIBING YOUR EXPERIENCE, PLEASE BE CLEAR AND SPECIFIC.
WE MAY NOT MAKE ASSUMPTIONS REGARDING YOUR EXPERIENCE.
Your application, résumé, C.V., and/or supporting documentation will be verified.
Please follow all instructions carefully.
Errors or omissions may affect consideration for employment.
NOTE: A formal pay-setting process will be used to determine your salary.
The salary may be at any point in the range listed for this vacancy.Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religions; spiritual; community; student; social).
Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment.
You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
Background checks and security clearanceTo apply for this position, you must provide a complete Application Package which includes (upload C.V.
as resume document type):
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