The VA Loma Linda Health Care System Loma Linda, CA is seeking an experienced Surgical Intensivist join an expanding clinical practice. This position assures the provision of high quality and safe patient care both to our Veterans who are admitted to one of the Surgical services as well as provision of a 24/7 in-house Emergency Response model staffed by Attending Surgical Intensivists. SICU coverage on a rotating schedule with other critical care physicians Ward, ED and OR consultation to Surgical and Anesthesia Services Provide direct patient care in the Intensive Care Units Enters notes electronically in a paperless medical record system (CPRS) Serves as a consulting physician in inpatient and emergency department settings Works effectively with patients and coworkers. Treats Veterans, Veterans' family members, and other healthcare professionals with respect and dignity The candidate shall be expected to cooperate with and participate in medical duties and performance improvement activities at the direction of the Section Chief of Surgery Critical Care, Surgical Service Chief and Chief of Staff Understands and abides by the Medical Bylaws of this facility Performs other clinical and administrative duties as assigned by the Section and Service Chief of Surgery VA offers a comprehensive total rewards package. VHA Physician Total Rewards. Pay: Competitive salary, annual performance bonus, regular salary increases Paid Time Off: 49-54 days of annual paid time offer per year (26 days of annual leave, 13 days of sick leave, 10 paid Federal holidays per year and possible 5 day paid absence for CME) Retirement: Traditional federal pension (5 years vesting) and federal 401K with up to 5% in contributions by VA Insurance: Federal health/vision/dental/term life/long-term care (many federal insurance programs can be carried into retirement) Licensure: 1 full and unrestricted license from any US State or territory CME: Possible $1,000 per year reimbursement Malpractice: Free liability protection with tail coverage provided Contract: No Physician Employment Contract and no significant restriction on moonlighting Work Schedule: Monday through Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm Recruitment/Relocation Incentives: Not Authorized PCS: Not Authorized Telework: No Compressed/Flexible: No Virtual: No EDRP: No 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.