The Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center in Indianapolis, Indiana is recruiting for a an Intermittent (PRN/As needed basis) Physicianspecializing in Diagnostic Radiologyto care for our Veteran patients. He/she will be responsible for all functions which fall under the scope of care of Radiology Service. These include clinical and administrative management, either directly or through delegated authority of the following:
* Conducts interpretations on Diagnostic Imaging, MRI, CT, US, IR, or NM (any or all)
* Defines Modality Specific Protocolling
* Consults with Ordering Providers
* Reviews Orders and defines imaging protocols
* Assists in Fee Basis Consult Review
* Attends Multi-Disciplinary Conferences
* Performs Non-IR Invasive Procedures
* Resident supervision/education
* Works with and is supported by Radiology Service leadership. Provides direct clinical and
administrative oversight for mid-level practitioners and other clinical staff as assigned.
* Works directly with Chief, Radiology Service to assist in ensuring adequate and appropriate staffing
and scheduling of complex procedures. Participates in training and support of technical staff.
* Provides direct patient care as a consultant in outpatient clinics and/or inpatient wards and will
participate as a representative for Radiology Service at multi-disciplinary conferences, such as Tumor
Board or Chest Conference.
Work Schedule: Intermittent (No set schedule; as needed only)
Citizenship of the United States. Noncitizens may be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with Department of Veterans Affairs 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 a residency training, or its equivalent, approved by the Department of Veterans Affairs in an accredited core specialty training program leading to eligibility for board certification.Approved residencies are: (1) Those approved by the accrediting bodies for graduate medical education, the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) or American Osteopathic Association (AOA), in the list published for the year the residency was completed, or (2) Other residencies or their equivalents which the local Professional Standards Board determines to have provided an applicant with appropriate professional training.
Proficiency in spoken and written English.
Physical requirements outlined below.
1. Position requires recent practice in full range of Radiology.
2. Board certified/eligible in Radiology.
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: Heavy Lifting (45 lbs and over); Heavy Carrying (45 lbs and over); Straight Pulling (up to 3 hour); Pushing (3 hours); Reaching above shoulder; Use of fingers; Both hands required; Walking (up to 8 hours); Standing (up to 8 hours); Repeated bending (up to 1 hour); Ability for rapid mental and muscular coordination simultaneously; Near vision correctable at 13" to 16"; Hearing (aid permitted).All applicants are required to submit the following supporting document type(s): *Resume
Applicants may also submit the following supporting document type(s),which may not be required for all applicants:
*DD-214 *OF-306 *Other(Copy of state medical license) *Other Veterans Document *SF-50 *Transcript
Please use this checklist to ensure you have included other documents required for your application, such as a copy of your transcript (if using education to qualify), documentation to support Veterans Preference claims, or ICTAP/CTAP documentation (for displaced Federal employees). You will not be contacted for additional information.
Veterans' Preference: When applying for Federal Jobs, eligible Veterans should claim preference on the Occupational Questionnaire in the section provided and provide a legible copy of your DD214(s) and/or documentation related to your active duty service which shows dates of service, character of service (honorable, general, etc.), or dates of impending separation. Additionally, disabled veterans and others eligible for 10-point preference (such as widows or mothers of eligible Veterans) must also submit an SF-15 "Application for 10 Point Veterans Preference" with required proof as stated on the form. For more information, please review the information for disabled Veterans in the application checklist or visit http://www.fedshirevets.gov/job/vetpref/index.aspx.
Faxing Applications or Supporting Documents: You are encouraged to apply online. Applying online will allow you to review and track the status of your application. If you are unable to apply online or unable to upload your supporting documents to your online application, follow the directions located at the following site: Fax Options. The Vacancy ID of the job opportunity announcement is 1991924.
NOTE: If you applied online and your application is complete, do not fax the paper application (1203-FX) as this will overwrite your prior online responses and may result in you being found ineligible.