The Hunter Holmes McGuire VA Medical Center, Richmond, Virginia, is hiring for a Full-Time, Pulmonary and Critical Care Physician. The incumbent serves as the staff physician in the Pulmonary/Critical Care Section in Medicine Service of the Central Virginia Veterans Affairs Health Care System (CVVHCS) in Richmond, Virginia and is responsible for all aspects of pulmonary and critical care to veteran patients. The incumbent is involved in clinical, educational, and research programs which will involve the supervision and teaching of fellows and residents through the Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Education Program. Program strengths includes lung cancer screening and management, advanced lung disease including ILD, and interventional pulmonology. DUTIES: Duties of the position include, but are not limited to: 1. Provide inpatient consultations and attending responsibilities in pulmonary/critical care/sleep medicine and diagnostic and advanced bronchoscopic procedures in appropriate cases; conduct general pulmonary clinics. 2. Provide guidance to respiratory therapists.Serve as primary attending for patients in the ICUs on the Pulmonary/Critical Care Service.Participate in after-hours coverage and call coverage as needed. 3. Perform invasive procedures for which s/he has been trained and granted privileges.Interpret pulmonary function tests. 4. Participate in process improvement and quality assurance projects and other assigned administrative duties. 5. Teach, train, and mentor fellows, residents, and medical students. 6. Participate in the educational activities of the Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine in the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine. 7. The physician should be ACGME Board Eligible, Board Certified or have completed an accredited fellowship program in Pulmonary and Critical Care. 8. The successful candidate must meet criteria for academic appointment at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level at our academic affiliate. 9. Perform other duties as assigned by the section chief. 10. The incumbent is involved in clinical, educational, and research programs which will involve the supervision and teaching of fellows and residents through the Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Education Program. 11. Program strengths include lung cancer screening and management, advanced lung disease including ILD, and interventional pulmonology. Supervisory Controls - May be assigned administrative and clinical supervision over Pulmonary RNs and Nurse Practitioners. Work Schedule: Monday - Friday 08:00AM- 4:30PM Relocation incentive: Not authorized Recruitment incentive: Not authorized Permanent Change of Station-(PCS): Not authorized Education Debt Reduction Program-(EDRP): Not Authorized Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.