THE COLUMBIA VA HEALTHCARE SYSTEM IN COLUMBIA, SC IS SEEKING OUTSTANDING PHYSICIANS

Location
Columbia, South Carolina
Posted
Nov 07, 2019
Position Type
Permanent
Who are BC/BE in Cardiology, Gastroenterology, Rheumatology, Neurology, Pulmonology, Hospitalist, Emergency Medicine, Interventional Radiology, Internal Medicine, Family Practice, Critical Care, Urology, or Vascular to provide specialty care to our nation's Veterans. Qualified candidates may be eligible to receive an academic appointment at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine. Protected time for clinical research is negotiable for applicants with strong research interests. Education Debt Reduction may be available for some positions. VA physicians earn competitive salaries based on their credentials, VA work assignment, and internal and external local labor market considerations. They also receive guaranteed longevity increases every two years in addition to biennial salary reviews. Federal employees also receive consideration for annual cost of living increases. In addition, VA physicians can earn up to an additional 7.5% of salary (not to exceed $15,000) each year in annual physician performance pay. Benefits include: Annual Leave: Eight hours for each full biweekly pay period; Sick Leave: Four hours for each full biweekly pay period; Holidays: 10 paid Federal holidays; Insurance: Health, dental, vision, long term disability, life; A three-component retirement system: the Basic Benefit Plan (retirement annuity), Social Security Benefits, and a voluntary 401(k)-style Thrift Savings Plan (TSP). You may apply on-line at: www.usajobs.gov or you may e-mail your cv to: sheri.hanna@va.gov