VA Northern California HCS Seeks Rural Health Ophthalmologist (Non-Surgical/Medical)
VA Northern California Health Care System
Location: Redding, California
Type: Full Time
Hospital, Public and Private
Internal Number: -
VA Northern California HCS Seeks Rural Health Ophthalmologist (Non-Surgical/Medical) ~ Exciting Opportunity in Beautiful Northern California
Rural VA Outpatient Clinic - Redding, CA
760 Cypress Avenue Ste 100
Full or Part-time Surgical or Medical/Non-Surgical Ophthalmology Opportunity
Duties/Responsibilities: Clinical management of Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Basic Cornea, Glaucoma, and Retina disorders required for this truly comprehensive ophthalmology practice. Laser/ Medical management of Glaucoma a plus. Intravitreal Injection skills for Retinal disease a plus. Local Ambulatory Surgery Center contract pending for VA ophthalmologist to perform ocular surgery at the ASC. Full suite of imaging modalities with two highly trained technicians. Four lanes available for you and an OD. Become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans. Help us to honor America's Veterans by providing exceptional health care that improves their health and well-being.
Spectacular Redding, CA boasts a grand total of 250 beautiful days a year, the Second Sunniest City in the U.S. Redding California is nestled at the end of the Sacramento Valley. This hidden California jewel offers immense recreation, living and business opportunities, and affordable living. Redding is bisected by the world class fly fishing Sacramento River and is close to skiing, hiking, camping, rafting, and boating at Lassen National Park, Whiskeytown National Recreation Area and the renowned Shasta Lake. Redding is the major regional center of Northern California for health and legal services, retail shopping and employment. There are two major hospitals. Redding also has great schools. There are three major high schools, six middle schools, 46 elementary schools, 4 charter schools, and 30 private schools, and five colleges and universities.
Candidates must be: US citizens or PRA, BE/BC in Ophthalmology and have clear/active medical license any State.
Benefits: 26 days paid vacation (1 day accrued each pay period upon employment); 13 days sick leave (1/2 day accrued each pay period upon employment, no cap); 11 paid Federal holidays/Competitive Salary/Malpractice protection with tail coverage covered by the Federal government/Annual Physician Performance Pay (Up to $15,000 possible)/CME- 1 week paid authorized absence to attend and after 1 year of employment $1,000 per year stipend toward CME if BC/No Physician Employment Contract and no significant restriction on moonlighting
Interested candidates should submit current CV to VANCHCS Healthcare Recruiter:
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.