Bay Pines VA Healthcare System is seeking an experienced neurologist to serve as the Chief, Department of Neurology. The ideal candidate will have experience and interest in academic neurology, including education and research, and a dedication to patient and veteran care. However, both academic and private practice candidates will be considered. The Department chief is responsible for the management and direct supervision of providers in the neurology department, so the prior supervisory experience is highly desired. The Department chief serves on committees, participates in quality assurance programs, assists our Healthcare System in meeting established performance measures in the area of neurology, and performs other duties as assigned by the Chief of Staff or the Director. The Bay Pines VA is located on the beautiful west coast of Florida, eight miles northwest of the international resort community of St. Petersburg. Bay Pines VA has a strong affiliation with the University of South Florida (USF) Morsani College of Medicine, which provides rotating medical students. The new Department Chief will have the opportunity to considerably expand the clinical and academic missions of the neurology department. Opportunities for an academic appointment at USF and part-time work at the USF MCOM Department of Neurology are available. This position includes a competitive salary, full government benefits, a hiring/relocation bonus, and assistance with student loan repayment.
For further information, interested applicants should forward their resumes to Amy.Monks@va.gov.