The Hershel "Woody" Williams VA Medical Center in Huntington, WV seeks a board certified or board eligible Endocrinologist.
Preferred Experience: Proficient at performing fine needle aspiration of the thyroid. This opportunity allows you to practice in an outpatient and inpatient setting. Primary duties shall, diagnosis and treatment, including consultation for patients presenting with illnesses, injuries, and disorders of the endocrine or metabolic systems in the outpatient setting and via inpatient consultations. The VA facility has an academic affiliation with the Marshall University. Train fellows, medical students and trainees; call is by phone and work hours are Monday – Friday, 8-4:30 p.m. Position is vacant due to retirement.
Community Information (What it’s Like to Live in Huntington, West Virginia):
Huntington, WV is a wonderful place to live and work. Located in the scenic Ohio Valley on the banks of the Ohio River, Huntington offers many cultural and outdoor activities and is in easy driving distance of several larger metropolitan areas such as Lexington, KY, Columbus and Cincinnati, OH and Charleston, WV. With a relaxed lifestyle and affordable living, Huntington is an excellent place to raise a family.
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.