Physician (Assistant Chief of Diagnostic Imaging Radiology)
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Location: Gainesville, Florida
Internal Number: 618039600
The North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System consists of two medical centers, three large multi-specialty outpatient clinics and eight small community-based primary care outpatient clinics. The Malcom Randall VA Medical Center in Gainesville is a tertiary care facility, identified as the most complex VA health care system, that is also an active teaching hospital, with an extensive array of specialty services. The Assistant Chief of Radiology Service (ACORS) has both clinical and administrative roles and shares the responsibility for the overall operation, management, planning, organization, direction, and control of all programs within the department with the Chief of Radiology Service and works under the direction of the Chief of Radiology Service. The Radiologist will be responsible for providing comprehensive medical care by performing clinical duties to include, but not limited to the below responsibilities: Strong diagnostic radiology skill set including radiography, fluoroscopy, US, CT (including LDCT), and MRI Fellowship preferred but not required provided sufficient practice experience. Supervising the administration of medications, including contrast agents, by technologists and/or nurses. Radiologist consults with referring physicians, and participation in interdisciplinary conferences. Covers multiple imaging locations across North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Healthcare System to include Lake City and Gainesville VA Medical Centers Preferred Experience: Must be board-eligible or board-certified in Diagnostic Radiology. Prior administrative experience. Fellowship training in an Imaging field is preferred. VA offers a comprehensive total rewards package. VHA Physician Total Rewards. Work Schedule: 08:00 am - 4:40 pm - Monday - Friday A Recruitment and/or Relocation Incentive with a service agreement may be authorized for a Highly Qualified Candidate
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.