Education and length of practice are considered through a formal pay-setting process to determine the final compensable salary (Base Pay + Market Pay). Selectee may be eligible to apply for the Education Debt Reduction Program. Recruitment/relocation incentive may be authorized for highly qualified candidates The Vascular surgeon will be required to have the following unique competencies: Open and endovascular AAA surgical repair. Dialysis access procedures. Diagnostic and Interventional angiography including mesenteric and peripheral vascular. Lower extremity bypass Open and endovascular carotid surgery. Supervision/teaching of surgical residents. Providing consultation in an outpatient clinic setting and on inpatient wards. Be responsible for initial evaluation and overall workups, history and physicals, and admission of vascular surgery patients as needed. Participation in committees. All other duties as assigned, pertaining to this occupation, to meet the needs of the Agency, Department, Facility, and/or Service Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 7:30 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.; however, subject to change, depending on the needs of the service/Medical Center. On-call responsibilities as required. Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
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