A recruitment/relocation incentive is not authorized. The VA Illiana Health Care System is seeking a General Radiologist who has successfully completed an accredited Diagnostic Radiology Residency. The Radiology and Nuclear Medicine Service is a busy department which provides a wide range of diagnostic procedures. This position is located in Imaging Service and is under the general supervision of the Chief of Radiology. The selected Staff Radiologist scope of practice includes but is not limited to: Interpretation of General Radiology examinations (plain film, CT, US, NM, MRI, DEXA) as required. Performance of fluoroscopic examinations (contrast and non-contrast). Provide assistance to medical providers in performance of specialized examinations when requested. Interpretation of CT and MRI examinations of the head, neck, body, spine, and extremities. Interpretation of Ultrasound examinations of the internal organs, thyroid, scrotum, etc. Interpretation of Nuclear Medicine studies such as bone Scan, HIDA, MUGA, Thyroid, etc. Participation in Quality Management activities such as film quality, clerical checks, peer review, Tumor Board and other activities as required. Work Schedule: Monday-Friday; 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
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