The duties also include consultations with referring physicians, resident education, and participation in interdisciplinary conferences. Teaching experience and academic background are preferred due to training duties for Radiology Residents.
Work Schedule: Monday -Friday, 08:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
United States Citizenship: Non-citizens may only be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy.
Degree of doctor of medicine or an equivalent degree resulting from a course of education in medicine or osteopathic medicine. The degree must have been obtained from one of the schools approved by the Department of Veterans Affairs for the year in which the course of study was completed.
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.
Completion of residency training, or its equivalent, approved by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs in an accredited core specialty training program leading to eligibility for board certification.
Proficiency in spoken and written English.
Physical requirements outlined below.
Additional Requirement. ABR Eligible or Certified in Diagnostic Radiology
Areas of required expertise:
Mammography experience with MQSA certification is needed for tomosynthesis.
Breast interventional/biopsy experience.
Aspects of all Body Imaging to include all plain film studies and fluoroscopy with interpretation on Ultrasound, CT, MRI and PET/CT studies.
CT and MRI perfusion for vascular studies.
Body Interventional and Musculoskeletal (MSK) Interventional to include biopsies, cyst aspirations, and joint injections for diagnostic arthrography as well as pain treatment.
Trained and experienced with PETCT.
Knowledge of MRI safety.
Preferred Experience: Research experience Fellowship subspecialty training Teaching experience of Radiology Residents
Reference: VA Regulations, specifically VA Handbook 5005, Part II, Appendix G-2 Physician Qualification Standard. This can be found in the local Human Resources Office.Physical Requirements: There are no physical requirements for providers. They must only be able to practice medicine according to their privileges, in a manner that presents no danger to themselves or others.
To apply for this position, you must provide a complete Application Package which includes:
All applicants are required to submit the following supporting document types(s):
The following documents are accepted, and may be required if applicable to your eligibility and/or qualifications for this position. Please use this checklist to ensure you have included all documents required for your application, such as a copy of your transcript (if using education to qualify), documentation to support Veterans Preference or ICTAP/CTAP documentation (for displaced Federal employees).