• Body Imaging Radiologist

    Posted Date 3 months ago(3/21/2018 12:16 PM)
    Job ID
    2018-2903
    # of Openings
    1
    Job Location(s)
    US-MD-Bethesda
    Category
    Science
  • Overview

    Medical Science & Computing (MSC) is an exciting growth oriented company, dedicated to providing mission critical scientific and technical services to the Federal Government. We have a distinguished history of supporting the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and other government agencies. MSC offers a dynamic and upbeat work environment, excellent benefits and career growth opportunities.

     

    We attract the best people in the business with our competitive benefits package that includes medical, dental and vision coverage, 401k plan with employer contribution, paid holidays, vacation, Medical and Flexible Spending Accounts, Pre-Tax Transit Assistance and tuition reimbursement. If you enjoy being a part of a high performing, professional service and technology focused organization, please apply today!

     

    Duties & Responsibilities

    MSC is currently searching for a Body Imaging Radiologist to support the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This opportunity is full-time, and it is on site in Bethesda, MD.

    • The contractor shall perform radiologic services onsite at the NIH
    • During on-call hours, the contractor is expected to respond by phone to the in-house staff or other NIH staff within 5 minutes of notification and will be immediately available to discuss a case with the patient’s NIH physician requesting a consultation, procedure, or imaging study. This is for the period of time during which the contractor is officially scheduled to be ‘on-call’
    • The contractor shall communicate with technical staff directly in order to provide instructions for performing imaging studies and/or answer any technical questions.
    • The contractor shall be available for review of completed studies or procedures in order to provide the interpretation or results of the procedure to the clinician in a timely manner.
    • The contractor shall communicate directly with the requesting clinician the results of the urgent or emergent studies performed.
    • The contractor is required to meet the expected turnaround time of less than 24 hours for written reporting of routine studies, with immediate verbal reporting of findings.
    • The contractor is required to document all care provided in the Radiology information system and when appropriate, directly in the patient’s hospital medical record.

    Requirements

     

    • Skilled Board Certified Diagnostic Radiologists with at least two years post-residency experience with general body imaging studies including MR, CT, Ultrasound, plain films and general fluoroscopy or skilled Board Certified Diagnostic Radiologists with a CAQ or MOC in vascular and interventional radiology with at least two years post-residency experience with interventional radiology studies, including vascular access, biopsy, abscess drainage, embolization for abdominal or thoracic bleeding, IVC filter placement, thrombolysis or other emergent procedures. The contractor must have familiarity with these diagnostic radiologic procedures, and these common interventional radiologic procedures, as well as experience performing procedures on all ages of patients.
    • Licensed in a state, territory or commonwealth of the United States or District of Columbia.
    • Board certified by the American Board of Radiology, and with CAQ or MOC in vascular and interventional radiology, for the On-Call Interventional Radiologist position
    • Ensure comply with all hospital policies and requirements established by the Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. http://www.jointcommission.org/
    • Must be credentialed for privileges in the NIH’s Clinical Center.
    • Must provide proof of a negative TB test, and documentation of Hepatitis B vaccination before reporting to work at the Clinical Center.
    • Must complete and maintain appropriate Clinical Center competencies.

     

    On-Call schedule

                                                                    

    The Radiologist must be available for ‘after hours calls,’ 5pm to 8am, Monday through Thursday, and 5pm Friday through 8am Monday. The specific hours or schedule to be worked each week, will vary based on the need, case load, in a given week.

     

     

    Medical Science & Computing is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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