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Verified Pay $275,000.00 to $330,000.00 per year
Hours Full-time
Location Omaha, Nebraska

About this job

Position Information: 

The VA Nebraska Western-Iowa Health Care System and Omaha VA Medical Center in Omaha NE is seeking a talented and energetic Board Certified / Board Eligible Non-Invasive General Cardiologist to join our multi-disciplinary Medicine Service Line Team. Additional training and experience in echocardiography and heart failure desired but not required for consideration. Selected Physician will practice in both outpatient (80%) and inpatient (20%) direct care setting and should demonstrate outstanding clinical cardiology skills and a passion for teaching and scholarship. The Omaha VAMC is an acute care 100-bed tertiary care facility, providing inpatient, medical, surgical and psychiatric care, in addition to its ambulatory care services and home to major clinical research programs, is academically affiliated with Creighton University School of Medicine and the University of Nebraska.

  • Must be U.S. Citizens (Non-Citizens May Be Considered)
  • Must have current active U.S. State Medical License (Any State)
  • Board Certified / Board Eligible in Cardiology Specialty preferred

Community Information: 

Famously known as the "Gateway to the West", Omaha Nebraska, with an estimated population of 486,051, celebrates and treasures the past, while warmly embracing change and growth. The metro area that once brought you TV dinners and Reuben sandwiches now houses fancy seafood restaurants and hip vegan options (though you'll never have trouble finding a hearty steak). And while ranchers continue to raise cattle on the sprawling prairies surrounding the region, Omaha is attracting budding new tech startups.  Affordability and a strong economy attract young professionals, while safety, a plethora of education options and family-friendly activities are appealing to those with kids. Omaha was ranked by US News as the 28th best place to live in the country among 125 metro areas. Discover what makes working in Omaha great at www.visitomaha.com. 

Benefits and Features:

  • VA offers industry leading employee benefits and features to support high quality professional practice & favorable work-life-family balance
  • Expected salary range is $325,000.00 to $400,000.00 depending on physician's experience & qualifications and up to $15,000 annual performance bonus
  • Well qualified candidates may also be considered for Recruitment/Relocation Incentive up to 25% of salary and eligibility to apply for Education Debt Reduction Program award up to $200,000 for well-qualified candidate consideration
  • Paid Time Off: 26 Days vacation, 13 Days sick leave, & 11 Federal holidays
  • Health-Dental-Vision-Life Insurance with premiums partially paid (offset) by government
  • Federal Employees Retirement System Thrift Savings Plan with up to 5% matching

About the VA:

Department of Veterans Affairs offers Veterans the largest, most technologically advanced integrated health care system in the United States. We operate more than 1,400 sites of care, including 153 medical centers, 909 ambulatory and community-based outpatient clinics, 135 nursing homes, 232 Veterans centers, 47 readjustment counseling centers, and 108 comprehensive home-care programs, across all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and U.S. Territories.

To Explore This Physician Opportunity Further:

For information and consideration, please email your Cover Letter & Curriculum Vitae to Dave Aragon, VA National Healthcare Recruitment Consultant, david.aragon@va.gov or call (702) 675-5761.

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Posting ID: 846080904 Posted: 2024-05-22 Job Title: Talented