The Department of Veterans Affairs NY Harbor Healthcare System is seeking a full-time Attending Radiation Oncology for its Campus in Brooklyn, New York.
Applicants must have outstanding clinical, teaching and interpersonal skills. Responsibilities will include the provision of comprehensive inpatient and outpatient care for patients with cancer treatment. The station offers full range of oncologic services for veterans with malignancies. Our station is ACR accredited and provides comprehensive radiation management utilizing SBRT, SRS, IMRT, IGRT, 3D-CRT and prostate Brachytherapy. Our equipment includes a Varian TrueBeam , 4d CT and Siemans Oncor. A Varian Halcyon is scheduled to replace the Siemans Oncor this coming year.
The Attending Radiation Oncologist will be expected to participate in tumor boards (general, pulmonary, genitourinary and hepatocellular) as well as participate in departmental rounds (chart rounds, dosimetry rounds). The attending radiation oncologist will be expected to participate in departmental and institutional QA.
Residents from the SUNY Downstate radiation oncology residency program rotate through the Brooklyn VA department of radiation oncology. The attending radiation oncologist will participate in resident teaching and supervision under the auspices of the SUNY Downstate Radiation Oncology program director.
Work Schedule: Monday thru Friday 8:00 am to 4:30pm (Due to the critical nature of this position which involves direct patient care candidate must be willing to work extended and/or irregular hours including weekends and Holidays).
United States Citizenship: Non-citizens may only be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy.
Degree of doctor of medicine or an equivalent degree resulting from a course of education in medicine or osteopathic medicine. The degree must have been obtained from one of the schools approved by the Department of Veterans Affairs for the year in which the course of study was completed.
Current, full and unrestricted license to practice medicine or surgery in a State, Territory, or Commonwealth of the United States, or in the District of Columbia.
Completion of residency training, or its equivalent, approved by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs in an accredited core specialty training program leading to eligibility for board certification.
Proficiency in spoken and written English
Graduated from a Radiation Oncology Residency Program accredited by the ACGME(Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education).
American Board Certify in Radiation Oncology.
Skilled in SBRT, SRS, IMRT, IGRT, 3D-CRT.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER:
The New York Harbor Healthcare System does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability and genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, or other non-merit factor. Reasonable accommodations will be made for qualified applicants or employees with disabilities, except when doing so would pose an undue hardship on the employing agency. The decision on granting reasonable accommodation will be on a case-by-case basis.
For additional Information please email Necla.Batuk@va.gov, Irina.Goldring@va.gov and Phillorn.Weekes@va.gov
Attn: Necla Batuk, Irina Goldring and Ms. Weekes Phillorn
Human Resources Specialist VA New York Harbor HCS 800 Poly Place Brooklyn, NY 11209 718-836-6600 ext 3660 Fax: 718-439-4172
The VA is an EOE M/F/V/H
Internal Number: 101019
About VA NY Harbor Healthcare
The Department of Veterans Affairs New Jersey Health Care System draws on the united capabilities of the East Orange and Lyons VA campuses and their community-based satellites to offer seamless medical care for both inpatients and outpatients.