Outstanding Opportunity – State of the Art Facility - Competitive Recruitment Incentives and Federal/VA Benefits
The Central Virginia Health Care System (CV-VAHCS) is recruiting for a full-time Radiologist -Chief of Imaging located at the Richmond, Virginia VA Medical Center in Richmond, Virginia.
The Chief of the Imaging Service Line is responsible for the overall management, planning, organization, direction, and control of all programs within the department. The candidate has the opportunity to lead the fiscal oversight, patient satisfaction, patient care delivery, and appropriate interface with all other services of the CV-VAHCS VA Health Care System.
The Chief of Imaging position comes with both clinical (25%) and administrative (75%) roles. Some major duties of the position are:
Supervises on-board personnel, evaluates prospective new hires, oversees compliance with all applicable regulations, addressing patient complaints, credentialing and peer-review issues, and inquiries and investigations from Congress, the White House, VA Central Office, and national investigative bodies.
Participates as a member and/or leader of Imaging and facility-wide committees responsible for peer review, accreditation, and systems redesign, and quality improvement projects.
Provides direct patient care in his/her specialty area approximately 20-25% of the time which includes, evaluating and prioritizing radiology orders, ordering and evaluating appropriate laboratory studies, protocoling, and approving complex imaging exams, notifying providers of critical imaging results.
May function as a part-time educator for medical and other health care trainees including students, resident physicians, and fellows as part of the member's duties as a member of the department.
Fosters an environment of mutual respect and free communication and promotes a culture of safety in which individuals will feel free to point out problems and deficiencies without fear of retaliation.
Work Schedule: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Monday to Friday); Telework: Negotiable - May be offered to highly qualified applicants.
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Recruitment Incentives: This position is eligible for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP), a student loan reimbursement program
U.S. Citizenship, a full, active, and unrestricted U.S. medical license, and BC Radiologist required.
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