Now is the time to take your career to the next level and become part of the high-caliber talent that is VA. Experience what 300,000 current VA employees already have state-of-the art practice settings, access to the latest technology, a multi-disciplinary team environment and the opportunity to provide the men and women who have bravely served this country with the finest patient care, benefits and customer satisfaction. And with VA Patient Satisfaction Scores leading the healthcare industry, youll be joining one of the most respected facilities in the Nation.
The West Palm Beach Veterans Administration Medical Center is seeking an Orthopedic Surgeon with strong interest and experience or fellowship training in upper extremity and handorthopedic surgery to includeshoulder arthroplasty.Reverse total shoulder experience a plus. As Orthopedic Staff Surgeon, incumbent is accountable to the Chief, Surgical Service, for assuring the most effective delivery of care in Orthopedic Surgery Section while meeting and exceeding compliance standards. The Orthopedic surgeon participates in and/or manages all aspects of a general orthopedic surgery program, to include inpatient and outpatient clinical, administrative, academic, and research components if warranted. The Orthopedic physician works effectively with Surgical Service administrative staff, Anesthesiology Section, Operating Room/Recovery Room Team, and the Surgical Clinic team. The Orthopedic physician performs the administrative components of patient care management, such as: provides dictation of progress notes, OP reports, discharge summaries, signatures, and consultation referrals for inpatients and outpatients, etc. The Orthopedic physician provides surgical treatment for patients with musculoskeletal injuries and diseases, including adult major joint reconstructive services. The Orthopedic physician must possess computer skills to access and input typed data on each patient into the computerized patient record system (CPRS). The Orthopedists performs other directly related duties as required including on-call rotation.
Bring your expertise to VA and be valued as part of a team that is recognized and respected for significant contributions to medicine. Youâ??ll enjoy a patient-focused environment, terrific benefits and incentives, and the ability to practice at any VA facility in the country.
VA needs new employees with a wide variety of skills and professions.Whatever the job title, every position in VA will give you a chance to make a meaningful and personal contribution to the lives of some truly special and deserving people.Working for VA is one of the most emotionally satisfying and professionally rewarding ways to dedicate the best within you to your country's service.Those who a...lready work at VA feel privileged to assist the men and women who have defended our country. Gratitude is our motivation and service is our mission.The Department of Veterans Affairs is much more than just another employer. It is an honorable, open and welcoming community of those who care. America's veterans need you.