The Salisbury VAMC is actively seeking a well-qualified Radiologist with strong leadership and interpersonal skills to serve as a Staff Radiologist at the Salisbury VAMC Clinic. There are no Recruitment Incentives associated with this position. Duties include, but not limited to the following: Demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide all general diagnostic services. Establish imaging protocols, reviewing imaging requests, including utilization management ensuring appropriate preps and medication are ordered, technical oversight and feedback for the technologist performing the examinations, and overall safety of imaging patients including oversight of contrast administration and response to adverse patient reactions. Interpretation and communication of imaging results including report entry into the digital medical record and verbal notification of critical findings. Provide consultative service for referring physicians and provide comparative reports as requested and participate in clinical conferences and committees. The physician will participate in quality control /quality management including department and hospital level peer review activities. Participate in quality control /quality management including department and hospital level peer review activities. The physician will be responsible for teaching house staff and medical students assigned to Imaging Service. Teaching, research and administrative duties as assigned by the Chief, Imaging Service. Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00 - 4:30 Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
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