Gastroenterology Physician – Brooklyn, NY – Outstanding Benefits

Brooklyn, New York
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Feb 13, 2024
Mar 13, 2024
Contract Type
Full Time

Gastroenterology Physician – Brooklyn, NY – Outstanding Benefits

The VA New York Harbor Healthcare System provides care to eligible Veterans via 3 medical centers and 2 community-based outpatient clinics. The Margaret Cochran VA Campus is a high complexity facility located in Manhattan with a major educational affiliation with the NYU Grossman School of Medicine. The Brooklyn Campus provides acute inpatient medical and surgical services with a major affiliation with SUNY-Health Science Center - Brooklyn. The St. Alban's campus houses a community living center as well as outpatient services. The Department of Veterans Affairs NY Harbor Healthcare System is seeking a full-time Gastroenterology physician at its campus in Brooklyn, New York.

The position requires outstanding clinical, teaching, and interpersonal skills. Responsibilities will include the provision of comprehensive inpatient and outpatient care to patients with GI disorders, participation in the inpatient Gastroenterology consultation service, supervision of Gastroenterology fellows, and participation in multi-disciplinary and multi-facility Tumor Boards. GI motility and IBD interest preferred but not mandatory.

In addition, you will have clinical responsibilities to the Medical Service, including preceptor to third year medical students and additional ad hoc clinical, teaching, and administrative assignments as may be required by the Chief of the Medical Service. The Brooklyn Campus of NYHHS is a major teaching affiliate of State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, and the successful candidate will be appointed at SUNY Downstate at an academic level commensurate with your experience.

You must have completed three years of Internal Medicine training in an accredited program, as well as a fellowship in Gastroenterology/Hepatology.

Board Certification in Internal Medicine and Board Eligibility or Certification in Gastroenterology are required.


This position is eligible for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP), a student loan payment reimbursement program. Approval, award amount (up to $200,000) and eligibility period (one to five years).


Brooklyn is one of the state’s most popular cities. It is a unique and vibrant borough, full of life and energy. It has gorgeous architecture and the many qualities of a small-town combined with a metropolitan city. Brooklyn is without a doubt the best borough to live in for uninterrupted views of the night sky and Manhattan across the East River. It is also home to a rich variety of entertainment, cultural and recreational options such as, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn Bridge, Botanic Garden, Prospect Park, Barclays center etc.


Work Schedule: Monday- Friday- 8am-4:30pm (Full-time)


We offer:

-Annual performance bonus up to an additional $15K per year

-Guaranteed salary increases.

-One full & unrestricted license from any US State is permissible to work at VA.

-CME: $1,000 per year stipend & 5 days paid absence for conferences, etc.

-Malpractice: Liability protection with tail coverage provided

-26 Days paid vacation & 13 Days paid sick time per year with unlimited carry over

-11 Federal holidays with pay

-Federal Retirement Plan

-Separate 401K with partial agency match

-Health, Dental, Vision & Life Insurance


Learn more about our benefits:   VHA Total Rewards Brochure

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