SALARY LISTED IN ANNOUNCMENT PREVIEW REFLECTS RANGE OF PAYMENT TO BE RENDERED FOR SPECIFIC COVERAGE AND PROCEDURES; MAXIMUM PAYABLE AMOUNT WITHIN A YEAR UP TO $300,000 VA physicians practice medicine more and spend less time on business tasks. Enjoy an environment that supports an interdisciplinary care team approach that delivers state-of-the-art medicine using some of the most advanced medical techniques and technologies in the Nation. This position is located in the Anesthesiology Service, Albany Stratton VA Medical Center, Albany, New York and supports the Network 2 Mission to care for our Veterans with compassion and excellence. This position is responsible for providing a broad range of anesthesiology interventions to Veterans receiving care at the VAMC. Duties and responsibilities are carried out throughout the Medical Center. The incumbent follows established guidelines, ethics, and policies and protocols of the Department of Anesthesiology, Department of VHA, and the profession. Each Anesthesiologist functions as a cooperative and collegial team member with the entire staff. Duties of the position include, but are not limited to: · Direction of perioperative anesthetic care to patients · Preoperative Assessments · Intraoperative anesthetic administration and monitoring · Post-anesthesia Care · Providing anesthetic care for general surgery, orthopedics, plastics, ophthalmology, diabetic foot and oral surgery in OR, PACU, ICU ward and clinic settings · Participating in the development and implementation of program planning, objectives, policies and standards essential to delivery of quality anesthetic care Pay: Based on specific task or services provided: Weeknight Attending/Medical Officer of the Day Record Service: $1000 Weekday Attending/Medical Officer of the Day Record Service: $1000 Weekend Attending/Medical Officer of the Day Record Service: $3500 On-Site Surgical Procedure (as defined by NSO/Operative Complexity Matrix): Standard: $500 - Intermediate/Complex: $950 Malpractice: Free liability protection with tail coverage provided Contract: No Physician Employment Contract and no significant restriction on moonlighting Work Schedule: Fee Basis; this system of VA compensation, pays based on the specific task or service provided; providers are paid in accordance with the fee schedule listed above; Anesthesiologists are scheduled based on the needs of the Surgical Services department.
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.