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Otolaryngologists

Overview

Civilian employees serve a vital role in supporting the Army mission. They provide the skills that are not readily available in the military, but crucial to support military operations. The Army integrates the talents and skills of its military and civilian members to form a Total Army.

Irwin Army Community Hospital (IACH) at Fort Riley is uniquely located in the rolling Flint Hills region of Northeast Kansas. Nestled between Junction City (pop. 25,000) and Manhattan (pop. 57,000), the local area has an abundance of fun and exciting activities for you to explore! So get ready to experience a new kind of life with #FlintHills

BENEFITS:

Our civilian team members are eligible for full federal benefits packages which include:

  • 401k (TSP, 5% match)
  • Retirement pension
  • Health, life, long-term, vision, and dental insurance for the employee and family members
  • Competitive pay, regular cost of living and time in service base salary increases.
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Paid CME trainings
  • Up to 50 paid days off per year (Eleven paid federal holidays, annual leave, sick leave per year)
  • Uncapped sick leave
  • Recruitment and retention incentives
  • Paid relocation costs
  • Flex scheduling and reporting
  • NO business overhead
  • FREE liability protection with tail coverage provided
  • NO physician employment contract



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Responsibilities

The Otolaryngologist is a specialty professional in the care of Head and Neck Surgery. The Otolaryngologist will provide consultation and care for our patients in the Department of Surgery. The Otolaryngologist will evaluate and treat patients for any disease that needs ENT surgery and/or treatment to achieve palliation or cure. The Otolaryngologist will screen outpatients and inpatients to determine need for further care. Performs initial histories and physical examinations on inpatients and outpatients, as well as major and minor surgical procedures. The Otolaryngologist will prescribe medications, order diagnostic studies such as lab tests, x-rays, electrocardiograms (EKGs) and CT scans. Each member of the Surgery Department functions as a cooperative and collegial team member with the entire medical center staff.

The otolaryngologist will meet the needs of patients by providing both clinical and surgical treatments. Treatments include CLINICAL ( Tinnitus treatment, Ear infections, Sinus exam, Throat exams-scope available if needed, Vertigo treatment, Middle ear exams, Tympanogram testing, Cerumen Removal, Incision and Drainage) & SURGICAL( Tonsil removal-any age patient, Myringotomy, Myringoplasty, Polypectomy , Septoplasty/ Turbinoplasty, Adenoidectomy, FB removal, Thyroid, Frenulectomy all ages and types, Biopsy-head, neck and mouth)

Qualifications

  • United States Citizenship
  • Degree of doctor of medicine or an equivalent degree resulting from a course of education in medicine or osteopathic medicine.
  • Current, full and unrestricted license to practice medicine or surgery in a State, Territory, or Commonwealth of the United States, or in the District of Columbia.
  • Residency Training: Physicians must have completed residency training Approved residencies are: Those approved by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME), OR Those approved by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA),OR Other residencies (non-US residency training programs followed by a minimum of five years of verified practice in the United States), which the local Medical Staff Executive Committee deems to have provided the applicant with appropriate professional training and believes has exposed the physician to an appropriate range of patient care experiences.

Otolaryngologists

Fort Riley, KS
Full Time

Published on 08/06/2022

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