Gastroenterology physician will provide consultation services and follow up of Gastroenterology patients at the Iowa City VA Health Care System, in Iowa City, Iowa -- 6/8ths at the Iowa City VA Medical Center and 2/8ths at the University of Iowa. Specific duties include proficiency in endoscopic procedures, outpatient clinics, staffing inpatient consultative services, and administrative functions including triaging of patient care. The incumbent will be able to successfully manage complex inflammatory bowel disease patient population, as well as create and interpret capsule endoscopy and high resolution esophageal manometry studies to expand the services offered at the facility. The position includes shared call responsibilities which is combined with the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, working with fellows, residents and medical students, and a faculty position in the University Division of Gastroenterology-Hepatology. Work Schedule: VARIED DAYS/NIGHTS WEEKENDS HOLIDAYS ON-CALL Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
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.