The EOVAHCS Jack C. Montgomery Hospital is seeking a Diagnostic Radiologist. Candidates must be board eligible/certified (preferred) in Diagnostic Radiology and proficient in CT, MRI, Ultrasound and General Radiography. Capability in Nuclear Medicine and /or light IR is desirable but not required. Full time position includes call responsibilities confined to telephonic consultations and emergency back-up to the after-hours teleradiology service. The Radiology/Nuclear Medicine Service is comprised of a hospital department in Muskogee, OK and an outpatient clinic in Tulsa, OK. Our imaging enterprise is poised for the deployment of state-of-the-art equipment across all modalities as well as for substantial expansion of services in the Tulsa area. This represents an exciting opportunity for a forward-thinking physician to join a department on the cusp of truly transformative changes. The physician should possess a good working knowledge of voice recognition and picture archiving communication systems (PACS). Current Basic Life Support (BLS) or Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) is preferred.
To qualify for this position, applicants must meet all requirements by the closing date of this announcement, 09/30/2020. Basic Requirements:
United States Citizenship: Non-citizens may only be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA 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 residency training, or its equivalent, approved by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs in an accredited core specialty training program leading to eligibility for board certification.
Proficiency in spoken and written English.
Physical requirements outlined below.
Preferred Experience: Board certified or board eligible in Diagnostic Radiology. Proficient in CT, MRI, Ultrasound and general radiography. Capability in Nuclear Medicine and/or light IR desirable but not required. 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: This is a direct patient care position and may require long hours of standing, bending, stooping, lifting, and arranging patients for examinations and procedures. Walking between units/wards/clinics is also required. Work requires entering patient data and other information in a computer software program.