Beautiful Clarksburg Veterans Affairs Medical Center is seeking a board certified or board eligible Gastroenterologist. The major responsibilities are to provide consultation in & outpatient clinic setting and on inpatient units; proficient in proctoscopy and/or flexible sigmoidoscopy; diagnostic upper gastrointestinal endoscopy; esophageal dilation; have proficiency in colonoscopy, including biopsy and polypectomy; perform therapeutic upper and lower gastrointestinal endoscopy and be proficient in percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy.
Monday – Friday, 7:30 A.M. – 4:00 P.M., with potential for some with only 10 call days a month.
Work Volume: Clinic two days a week with 14 patients in each clinic, Surgical Procedures three days a week with 8 procedures a day.
Beautiful Clarksburg with its cozy population of 31,000 citizens is located at the center of West Virginia's 1-79 High Tech Corridor. The High-Tech Corridor is anchored on the north by Morgantown, which is the home of West Virginia University Mountaineers, a Carnegie Foundation Research Institution and training academy for Cisco Systems and Oracle. Morgantown was recently rated the best small city in America bybizjournals.com.
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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. Learn more at: About the VA
More than 6.3 million Veterans and their families turn to us for care every year, and it is our duty to provide them with the best health care available. Our team of 250,000 full-time employees and 90,000 health professional trainees work together on interdisciplinary care teams to deliver critical services to our Nation’s Veterans. From Iraqi Freedom service members to those who survived WWII, our Veterans need us. We renewed our focus on increasing access to care by beginning one of our largest hiring initiatives ever. With challenging cases and advanced equipment, VA offers careers for physicians and nurses at all acuity levels, from primary care to subspecialties. Our interdisciplinary careers offer growth opportunities for mental health and rehabilitative service providers.