The Oklahoma City Veterans Affairs Medical Center is seeking a full-time staff physician to be a pulmonary/critical care specialist on Medical Service. Oklahoma City VAMC is a tertiary care facility serving Oklahoma and part of northern Texas and an integral part of the educational and research mission of the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. The candidate must ensure compliance with all quality, policy, and regulatory requirements. The physician will participate in inpatient and outpatient quality care, teaching, and research related to pulmonary/critical care diseases. He/she will apply national and VA guidelines to patient screening, surveillance and management of such diseases. The incumbent must be proficient in routine and advanced bronchoscopic and pleural procedures, including EBUS, navigational bronchoscopy, endobronchial therapeutic interventions and bedside ultrasound. The physician will participate in the education and supervision of trainees. Strong research experience is preferred. This is an open continuous announcement until December 30, 2021. Qualified applicants will be considered and referred as vacancies become available. Work Schedule: Full time, varies 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.