Albany, New York
Jun 15, 2017
Position Type
The Albany Stratton VA Medical Center in Albany, NY (135 miles North of New York City) is actively recruiting for a full-time Physician: Endocrinology/Diabetology Specialist, Board Certified or Board Eligible, to join our Medical Department. This is an amazing opportunity to provide excellent Endocrinology/Diabetology services to our veteran patients, in an Academic environment, working closely with leading Endocrine Specialists and helping to train a new generation of Endocrinology/Diabetology. The Endocrinology/Diabetology Specialist will perform indicated services for conditions in both inpatient and outpatient clinical settings, including telemedicine. This care must be delivered in accordance with hospital policy and meet community standards and pertains to outpatients as well as inpatients. The Endocrinology/Diabetology Specialist works within her or his privileges at all times. The Endocrinology/Diabetology Specialist is expected to maintain current knowledge and skills. She or he must be able to deliver interventions throughout the full spectrum of Endocrinology/Diabetology Care; i.e. s/he is expected to maintain good diagnostic and therapeutic acumen. Stratton VAMC is a tertiary care teaching facility affiliated with Albany Medical College (AMC), providing first class training to students, residents, and fellows. The successful candidate must be eligible for a faculty appointment at Albany Medical College and will collaborate with specialists from AMC Endocrine Group. NOTE: VHA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Physicians will be paid commensurate with experience, using VA's market based physician pay system. Candidate must be: U.S. Citizen, Board Certified in Internal Medicine, have full and unrestricted medical license in any State. Albany is a cultural and historical center of the Capital district and offers: great staff, family-oriented environment, and close proximity to great secondary schools and colleges such as Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Russell Sage, and SUNY Albany! Interested candidates who wish to inquire about this opportunity may contact David Liddle at: 518-626-7091 or: david.liddle@va.gov. You may also apply online at: www.usajobs.gov Vacancy ID 1959394.