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Government facility is currently seeking a Board Certified/Eligible Radiologist for a Contract in Fort Hood, TX !
· *Competitive Salary
· Weekly pay
· Relocation assistance
· SIGN ON/RETENTION BONUS
Length of contract: 1 year with the possibility of extensions
Labor Category: Radiologist
•Degree/Education : Must be a Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) or Osteopathy (D.O.) from an accredited college approved by the Council of Medical Education and Hospitals of the American Medical Association or Doctor of Osteopathy from a college accredited by the American Osteopathic Association. Must have and maintain a current, active, valid, unrestricted license in one of the 50 states in the U.S., the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam, or the U.S. Virgin Islands. Must have successfully completed of an internship and residency training in a US accredited U.S. Diagnostic Radiology Training Program.
•Experience: The Radiologist shall have been continuously employed in the practice of diagnostic radiology or in training for the 2 years prior to the commencement of services under this contract.
•Certification The provider must be board certified or board eligible in Diagnostic Radiology. Have and maintain current certification in Basic Cardiac Life Support (BLS).
Hours of Performance: The Radiology Department provides services, 24 hours per day, seven days a week. Clinical services are provided Monday through Friday, from 7:30 a.m. through 4:30 p.m. Normal duty hours will consist of forty (40) hours per week. The contract Radiologist will provide services for a predetermined rotating schedule to cover weekday and weekend shifts 24-hours per day, exclusive of a 60-minute unpaid lunch/dinner period which is not paid by the Government:
• Weekday Shifts:
– 7:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.
-10:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. (Short Call Shift) 7:00 p.m. until 7:30 a.m. cell phone back-up call
•Weekend coverage would be 24-hour cell phone back-up call with up to eight (8) hours of in-house scheduled work and call-back per day. Weekend cell phone back-up call is from 7:30 a.m. Saturday morning until 7:30 a.m. Monday morning.
•Holiday coverage would be 24-hour cell phone back-up call with up to eight (8) hours of in-house scheduled work and call-back per day. Holiday cell phone back-up is from 7:30 a.m. on the holiday morning until 7:30 a.m. on the following weekday or weekend morning.
•At the discretion of the Chief, Department of Radiology, a flexible schedule will be utilized for the Diagnostic Radiologists not to exceed 80 hours per 2-week period. (excluding a 60-minute meal break).
•Actual duty hours will be determined by CRDAMC Chief of Radiology or his/her designated representative.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
•Core Duties: The physical work demands involve moderate and heavy physical exertion on a regular basis, to include standing for prolonged periods, lifting a variety of heavy equipment, positioning and lifting disabled individuals, making frequent postural changes according to patient responses, and demonstrate tests or tasks which require coordination, dexterity, speed, strength, bilateral coordination, writing and keyboarding. In addition, the contract Radiologist shall perform all procedures and duties that are normal to the scope of that provider’s particular specialty and for which privileges are granted
by the MTF. These are essentially the same duties as those required of any military or Civil Service provider of similar experience and in similar duty assignments. Specific tasks include, but are not limited to:
•Review and interpret special procedures and nuclear medicine studies obtained on DoD beneficiaries from local and/or regional civilian medical centers, and Veterans Administration Hospitals within twenty-four (24) hours after receipt in the Department of Radiology if requested in writing by the Chief, Department of Radiology.
•Provide advice and opinions upon request by the Chief of Radiology in support of diagnostic interpretations of radiological examinations and procedures as provided in conjunction with patient care and treatment as provided by the contractor.
•Read STAT/”Wet” diagnostic studies within fifteen (15) minutes from the time the diagnostic studies are made available to the contract radiologist for interpretation. The response time on these diagnostic studies may be monitored by the COR at the government’s discretion.
• The turn around time for reports should be as follows:
• STAT = 1 hour
• ASAP = 24 hours
• Routine = 72 hours
•Interpret all routine studies (including plain films, CT, US, nuclear medicine as available at the MTF) and submit a written report within twenty-four (24) hours after the study is performed.
•Accomplish fluoroscopic exams and special procedures on the daily schedule established at the direction of the Chief, Department of Radiology. These fluoroscopic exams and special procedures require same-day interpretation.
•Submit legible handwritten or dictated reports of the interpretation on Standard Form (SF 519-B) or other report forms, or electronic media, as required by the local Commander.
•Prepare all records and reports as may be required in support of services rendered and as required by the MTF Standing Operating Procedures, Federal law or Army regulation. All written reports/documentation shall be legible and shall be considered property of the government.
•Take part in hospital Quality Assurance Programs as required to meet the standards of the Joint Commission.
•Attend and participate in patient care reports, patient care conferences, team conferences, professional staff conferences, and other appropriate professional activities only to the extent that such attendance and participation is relative to his/her assigned cases and/or performance of contract services as determined by the Chief of the Department or other designated representative.
•Participate in Continuing Medical Education (CME) training sufficient to satisfy requirement of appropriate licensing agencies. These costs for CME will be at no cost to the Government.
•Facilitate patient access to medical care by recommending appropriate referrals to other health care providers in accordance with policies and regulation of the MTF.
•The contractor shall perform and provide diagnostic interpretation of radiologic examinations, and provide diagnostic consultation related to diagnostic imaging to other member of the medical staff. Examination procedures and studies performed will include the full range of diagnostic and therapeutic work which would be performed by a diagnostic radiologist who shall, at a minimum, be board eligible for certification without additional education or training being required for board certification. Routine studies such as plain film interpretation, the normal range of fluoroscopic examination and common invasive procedures, the interpretation of CT scans, interpretation of MRI scans, and the performance of ultrasound and mammographic exams are required. Procedures which are required include, but are not limited to, the following:
• Fluoroscopic and Radiographic Studies:
• Chest and Ribs
• Skull and spine
• Facial bones
• Upper GI/Barium Swallow
• Small Bowel Follow through
• Barium Enema (single and double contrast)
• Voiding Cystourethrography
• Ultrasound Studies:
• Neonatal head
• Neonatal Spine
• Newborn Hips
• Right Upper Quadrant
• Deep veins of the upper and lower extremities
• Superficial lesion
• MRI Studies:
• Abdomen (including renal, pancreas, or adrenal)
• CT studies:
• Head and brain
• Angiography (brain, neck, chest, abdomen/pelvis, extremities, coronary arteries)
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Danielle Galvan :
Main Line: 407.574.2143
Direct Line: 321.278.1777
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***Our team can conduct a screening on the same day you apply and if you commit to the opportunity after the screening process, we then can submit your profile to the facility on the same day as well!
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Job Types: Full-time, Contract
Pay: From $371,000.00 per year