OUR MISSION: To fulfill President Lincoln's promise - "To care for him who shall have borne the battle and for his widow, and his orphan" - by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans.
How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?
BASIC REQUIREMENTS: Citizenship: Citizen of the Unites States.
Education: 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 secretary of Veterans Affairs for the year in which the course of study was completed.
Approved schools are: (1) Schools of medicine holding regular institutional membership in the Association of American Medical Colleges for the year in which the degree was granted.
(2) Schools of osteopathic medicine approved by the American Osteopathic Association for the year in which the degree was granted.
(3) Schools (including foreign schools) accepted by the licensing body of a State, Territory, or Commonwealth (i.e., Puerto Rico), or in the District of Columbia as qualifying for full or unrestricted licensure.
Interventional Radiology Fellowship Training.
Licensure and Registration: 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.
The physician must maintain current registration in the State of licensure if this is a requirement for continuing active, current licensure.
English Language Proficiency: Physicians, including residents, appointed to direct patient-care positions must be proficient in spoken and written English as required by 38 U.S.C. 7402(d) and 7407(d).
In addition to meeting the Basic Requirements, the candidate should possess the following qualities: Demonstrates a high level of professionalism and leadership skills.
Demonstrates self-direction and effective decision making skills.
Demonstrates exceptional written and verbal communications skills.
Demonstrates and shows evidence of effective and successful team building skills.
Demonstrates the ability to develop collaborative relationships inside and outside the section and with multi-disciplinary groups.
Ability to respond pro-actively to changing priorities and resources within work areas with flexibility.
Models the behavior, attitudes, and actions expected of VHA Physicians.
Preferred Candidates: Interventional Radiology Fellowship Training.
Reference: VA Regulations, specifically VA Handbook 5005, Part II, Appendix G-2 Physician Qualification Standard.
This can be found in the local Human Resources Office.
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