The W.G. Hefner VA Medical Center in Salisbury, North Carolina is seeking a dynamic full-time Neurologist for an immediate vacancy. As an employee of the Veterans Health Administration (VHA), you will join a collegial group of providers practicing a rewarding brand of medicine while caring for the Veteran population in the North Carolina region.
The ideal candidate is someone who is BC/BE, with additional qualifications and interest in movement disorder and epilepsy. Interest in teaching and research is also a plus. Routine procedures consist of EEG, EMG/NCS and botox. There are curently 4 FT and 1 PT Neurologist on staff. Clinic hours are 8am to 4:30pm, Monday through Friday. Neurologist typically see 12-16 patients per day in clinic, and 1-2 consults variably.
Compensation is commensurate with education, training and experience. In addition, there is a performance bonus of up to $15,000 per year based on quality and service measures established by the Department of Surgery. VA employees enjoy a robust Federal benefit package that includes medical, dental, vision and life insurance, flexible spending accounts, long term care insurance. (Please see more details below). Physicians earn 26 paid vacation days and 13 paid sick days per year, in addition to 10 paid Federal holidays. Possible $1,000 per year stipend for CME reimbursement + possible 5 Days paid Authorized Absence to Attend CME.
W.G. Hefner VA Medical Center:
The W.G. Hefner VAMC is a 484- bed medical center located in Salisbury, North Carolina. Inpatient services are provided for acute medicine, cardiology, surgery, psychiatry, physical rehabilitation, subacute and extended care, neuropsychiatry services, psychiatric intensive care, and geropsychiatry. Primary and specialized outpatient services are provided at the medical center and outpatient clinics. The medical center is affiliated with Wake Forest University School of Medicine, with a focus on resident involvement in primary care, dermatology, rehabilitation, ophthalmology, and psychiatry. The Salisbury VAMC is recognized as one of the largest employers in Rowan County and enjoys the recognition and respect of the community through an active outreach program.
Salisbury provides all the perks of a small town but is located just 40 minutes down Hwy I-85 from Charlotte,NC which is the 33rd largest metropolitan in the nation boasting 1.84 million in population. Both Greensboro, NC and Winston-Salem NC are located within 1 hours drive. Salisbury has a population of 26,548, and is the county seat of Rowan County. It is also the home of three colleges: Catawba College, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College and Livingstone College
For immediate consideration and more information please contact Keith Liles, VA National Health Care Recruitment Consultant.
VA National Recruiter