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    OUR MISSION: To fulfill President Lincoln's promise - "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan" - by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans. How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?

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    Responsibilities

    The RPA is expected to assist the radiologists in daily clinical duties to include, but not limited to:

    • Responsible for open communication with patients, families, and Medical Center staff including giving critical/emergent results to ordering providers.
    • Serve as the initial contact regarding radiology/ imaging questions for clinicians, technologists, and other medical staff
    • Completing CPRS notes as needed for documenting important findings and other communications with the ordering providers.
    • Protocolling imaging orders.
    • Performing fluoroscopy for general fluoroscopic examination
    • Assist in diagnostic ultrasound (US) and fluoroscopic guided procedures
    • Administering IV fluids, medications, or contrast agents as needed.
    • Obtaining and documenting informed consents.
    • Ordering of laboratory tests and imaging studies
    • Requesting consultations from other medical services
    • Manage patient contrast extravasation and contrast reactions
    Work Schedule: Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
    Financial Disclosure Report: Not required

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    13

  • Job family (Series)

    0603 Physician Assistant

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/530783100. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.