This position is eligible for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP), a student loan payment reimbursement program. You must meet specific individual eligibility requirements in accordance with VHA policy and submit your EDRP application within four months of appointment. Approval, award amount (up to $200,000) and eligibility period (one to five years) are determined by the VHA Education Loan Repayment Services program office after complete review of the EDRP application. Learn more RECRUITMENT/RELOCATION INCENTIVE MAY BE AUTHORIZED. PERMANENT CHANGE OF STATION (PCS)/RELOCATION MAY BE AUTHORIZED. APPRAISED VALUE OFFER (AVO) IS NOT AUTHORIZED. The incumbent is accountable to the Chief, Surgical Care Service for assuring the most effective delivery of care in Otolaryngology while meeting and exceeding compliance standards. Position will involve clinical duties, teaching of fellows, residents and medical students. Position will provide opportunity for clinical or basic research. State-of-the-art clinical facilities are available. The physician selected will be assigned as a clinician-educator or clinician-researcher to the Otolaryngology Section of the Surgical Care Service. The position includes a major role in the clinical, administrative and educational programs of the Otolaryngology Section. The incumbent will provide attendance on the consult service, providing comprehensive consultative support to all inpatient services. The physician also sees continuity and referral of patients and will be responsible for accepting consults from the western region of the VA's Heartland Network VISN 15. The physician provides educational training for Fellows and Resident physicians. Administrative duties could include sectional, surgical care service responsibilities along with serving on hospital and university affiliated committees, i.e. Tumor Board. The provider will have a minimum of three day clinics at the Kansas City VA Medical Center. The provider will be affiliated with the University of Kansas. Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Financial Disclosure Report: Not require
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