Job ID: 289417970
Last Updated: 11/19/2018
Reserve Thoracic Surgeon
U.S. Army Medical Command
Army Healthcare Recruiting Team
Army Reserve Thoracic Surgeon
U.S. Army Medical Corps
THE STRENGTH TO HEAL OUR NATIONS DEFENDERS.
As a thoracic surgeon and officer on the U.S. Army Reserve Health Care Team, youll have the opportunity to serve your country while advancing your skills. When you practice in your community and serve when needed, youll soon know the pride that comes with helping our Soldiers and their families.
Health Professional Special Pay of $75,000 for eligible specialties, paid in three yearly increments of $25,000
Health Professionals Loan Repayment of up to $250,000 over seven years (maximum of $40K per year); may be applied toward qualified dental school loans
Paid continuing education and training
Non-contributory retirement benefits at age 60 with 20 years of qualifying service
Low-cost life and dental insurance
Travel opportunities, including humanitarian missions
Commissary and post exchange shopping privileges
Flexible, portable retirement savings and investment plan similar to a 401(k)
Privileges that come with being an officer in the U.S. Army
Training to become a leader in your field
Doctor of medicine or doctor of osteopathy degree from an accredited U.S. school of medicine or osteopathy; foreign graduates may apply if they have a permanent certificate from the Educational Council of Foreign Medical Graduates
Current license to practice medicine in the United States, District of Columbia or Puerto Rico
Eligibility for board certification
Completion of at least one year of an approved Graduate Medical Education (GME) internship
Between 21 and 42 years of age.
Permanent U.S. residency
To learn more, visit healthcare.goarmy.com/medical or call (907) 271-1540
Northwest Region Physician Recruiting Team
32129 Weyerhauser Way S.
Federal Way, WA 98001
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