As a neurologist on the Neurology and Rehabilitation Service at the Oklahoma City Veterans Affairs Health Care System,who subspecializes in rehabilitation. The duties of this position include: supervise residents and students and attend on the neurology inpatient service2-3 months annually; attend on the rehabilitation inpatient service2-3 months annually; direct the power-mobility clinic; direct the spinal cord injury, spinal cord diseases, multiple sclerosis, and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis clinic; direct the stroke-care program. The applicant must be able toprovidecare and rehabilitation tothe following populations ofveterans: acute neurology patients in all outpatient and outpatient settings including intensive care units and emergency room; spinal cord injury, spinal cord disease, ALS and MSin theHub and Spoke system ofcare; disabled patients due to neurological or orthopedic impairments for rehabilitation care on outpatient and inpatient settings. Theapplicantmust beable toprovide acute stroke andpost-strokecare and superviseneurologystroke fellows whorotateat the VA. Theapplicant must participate in ongoingCARF accreditationsactivities for aComprehensive Integrated InpatientRehabilitationProgram, and assist in meeting standards forspecial accreditation in Stroke Rehabilitation. The applicant must be able to superviseneurologystrokefellows,neurology residents,other trainees and studentswho rotate on the Neurology Inpatient and OutpatientService, and therefore must meet criteria for faculty appointment in Neurology at the University of Oklahoma Health Science Center.
Work Schedule:Monday - Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm with flexibility to meet patient needs, e.g. 7-day/week coverage while attending. Functional Statement Title/#:Physician/000000
Must be proficient in written and spoken English.
Candidate must hold a MD degree or equivalent. The degree must have been obtained from one of the schools approved by the Secretary 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.
Board certified/eligible in Neurology
Fellowship training and certification in Neuro rehabilitation
Extensiveclinical experience is preferred
Experience supervising medical residents and students
Attainment of additional recognition in clinical, administrative and research areas necessary
Academic activity substantiated by past or present faculty appointment at the Assistant/Associate professor level in an approved medical school with at least 10 publications in nationally recognized peer-reviewed medical journals over past 5 years, with half as first author
Directorship of an inpatient or specialized neuroscience clinic
Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religions; spiritual; community; student; social). Volunteer work helps build critical competencies, knowledge, and skills and can provide valuable training and experience that translates directly to paid employment. You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience.
Reference: VA Regulations, specifically VA Handbook 5005, Part II, Appendix G-2 Physician Qualification Standard.This can be found in the local Human Resources Office.
Physical Requirements:?, Candidates must successfully complete a pre-employment physical. Position requires walking, standing, reading typewritten material without strain, ability to hear conversational voice, emotional and mental stability, and working closely with others. A respirator medical evaluation is also required.
All applicants are required to submit the following supporting document type(s):
Applicants may also submit the following supporting document type(s),which may not be required for all applicants:
*Cover Letter *DD-214 *OF-306 *Other(VA Form 10-2850) *Other Veterans Document *Resume *SF-15 *SF-50 *Transcript
Please use this checklist to ensure you have included other documents required for your application, such as a copy of your transcript (if using education to qualify), documentation to support Veterans Preference claims, or ICTAP/CTAP documentation (for displaced Federal employees). You will not be contacted for additional information.
Veterans' Preference: When applying for Federal Jobs, eligible Veterans should claim preference on the Occupational Questionnaire in the section provided and provide a legible copy of your DD214(s) and/or documentation related to your active duty service which shows dates of service, character of service (honorable, general, etc.), or dates of impending separation. Additionally, disabled veterans and others eligible for 10-point preference (such as widows or mothers of eligible Veterans) must also submit an SF-15 "Application for 10 Point Veterans Preference" with required proof as stated on the form. For more information, please review the information for disabled Veterans in the application checklist or visit http://www.fedshirevets.gov/job/vetpref/index.aspx.
Faxing Applications or Supporting Documents: You are encouraged to apply online. Applying online will allow you to review and track the status of your application. If you are unable to apply online or unable to upload your supporting documents to your online application, follow the directions located at the following site: Fax Options. The Vacancy ID of the job opportunity announcement is 1982821.
NOTE: If you applied online and your application is complete, do not fax the paper application (1203-FX) as this will overwrite your prior online responses and may result in you being found ineligible.