Excellent Work Life Balance (up to 54 paid days off annually with federal benefits)
Opportunity in Indianapolis, IN
The Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center has an opportunity for an Orthopedic Surgeon. This position includes Faculty Appointment and Clinical Appointment with our academic affiliate, the Indiana University School of Medicine (IUSM). You will be working with Residents and Fellows. You will be performing clinic evaluations and recommendations as well as performing total joint repairs including Total Hip and Total Knee. Practice Patient Driven Care while enjoying excellent work/life balance. We are looking for Board Certified provider with a full unrestricted license to practice in any US State to join our team. Working for the VA provides the opportunity to serve our Nation’s Heroes providing patient driven care while enjoying excellent work life balance. Whether you’re interested in academics, research, or a better work/life balance, you’ll find the VA has a lot to offer, including the unmatched satisfaction you’ll get from caring for those who have served our country.
"To care for him who shall have borne the battle and for his widow and his orphan." –Abraham Lincoln
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Working for the Department of Veteran Affairs offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes, in part:
49 days paid time off annually including; 26 days paid vacation, 13 days of sick leave, 10 paid holidays and 5 Days paid absence to attend approved CME courses (subject to budget availability)
on average federal government pays 75% of your premium on your health care insurance
possible annual performance bonus of 7.5% up to a max $15,000 annually
VA contributes 9.6% of your salary toward federal retirement
No malpractice insurance as you are covered by the federal tort law
Department of Veterans Affairs offers Veterans the largest, most technologically advanced integrated health care system in the United States. We operate more than 1,400 sites of care, including 153 medical centers, 909 ambulatory and community-based outpatient clinics, 135 nursing homes, 232 Veterans centers, 47 readjustment counseling centers, and 108 comprehensive home-care programs, across all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and U.S. Territories. Learn more at:
Full Unrestricted License to Practice in any US State
Internal Number: Indy OS
About U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs - Ken Mitchell
More than 6.3 million Veterans and their families turn to us for care every year, and it is our duty to provide them with the best health care available. Our team of 250,000 full-time employees and 90,000 health professional trainees work together on interdisciplinary care teams to deliver critical services to our Nation’s Veterans. From Iraqi Freedom service members to those who survived WWII, our Veterans need us. We renewed our focus on increasing access to care by beginning one of our largest hiring initiatives ever. With challenging cases and advanced equipment, VA offers careers for physicians and nurses at all acuity levels, from primary care to subspecialties. Our interdisciplinary careers offer growth opportunities for mental health and rehabilitative service providers.