- Employment Status
- Full Time
Minneapolis VA Health Care System (VAHCS) is a teaching hospital providing a full range of patient care services with state-of-the-art technology, as well as education and research. As a VA physician, your opportunities are endless. With many openings in the multiple functions of VA, you will have a wide range of opportunities at your fingertips.Responsibilities
The Minneapolis VA healthcare system (MVAHCS) is seeking a physician that is board certified or board eligible in Gastroenterology. Key duties include diagnosis, treatment, and management of patients with gastrointestinal diseases according to evidenced based methods and techniques. The ideal candidate should be proficient at routine and advanced GI procedures such as: colonoscopy, EGD,ERCP, EUS, and its associated procedures such a luminal stenting, EMR etc. The Minneapolis VAHCS is a tertiary care level 1a facility, with a strong research infrastructure and is affiliated with the University of Minnesota. The incumbent will have an academic position at the University of Minnesota and participate in educational program for gastroenterology fellows, medical residents and medical students. The incumbent will also provide outpatient and inpatient consultation and management of Gastroenterology patients as well as provide teaching and supervisory oversight of the trainees. The incumbent will also have opportunities to pursue research, develop clinical programs and pursue other academic interests.
Candidates must be board-certified/board-eligible in Gastroenterology. EUS/ERCP training is required.
The incumbent may be eligible for Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP) and a recruitment incentive, subject to availability of funds.
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