Loma Linda is located one hour to the east of Los Angeles and one hour west of Palm Springs. Loma Linda has natural beauty and the San Bernardino mountains can be seen from the campus. VALLHCS is a Joint Commission accredited, Referral Level 1b/High Complexity, facility serving Veterans in San Bernardino, Riverside and Inyo Counties (Inland Empire), over 35,000 square miles. The Medical Center is located on 34 acres, and is approximately 0.7 miles from Loma Linda School of Medicine, its affiliate, and Loma Linda University Medical Center.
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?
The Ophthalmologist will provide comprehensive ophthalmologic care to a variety of complex patients, in a very busy clinic. He/she will provide inpatient and outpatient care to military veterans. He/she will provide comprehensive exams, and they will be responsible to order and review diagnostic tests, as well as provide detailed treatment plans. The Ophthalmologist should have significant surgical experience, and must be able to oversee and educate ophthalmology residents clinically and surgically. He/she must be a team player and have excellent interpersonal skills.
Work Schedule: Full-time, Monday-Friday, (May be required to work evenings or weekends as a 24/7 Full-Time Physician)
Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
United States Citizenship Required; 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
Additional Salary Information: The incumbent for this position may be eligible to apply for the Education Debt Reduction Program. Please contact Human Resources at this medical center and speak with the Education Debt Reduction Program Coordinator for additional information.