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    Summary

    This position is located at one of the various Indian Health Service Hospitals or Clinics under the Navajo Area Office. The primary purpose is to function as a radiologist with responsibility for interpretation & evaluation of diagnostic radiologic procedures, fluoroscopic exams, special procedures, roentgenograms, Computed Tomography (CT), Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), mammography & sonographic exams to patients involving a full range of difficult & unusual cases within the specialty field.

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    Responsibilities

    This position will support efforts related to the COVID-19 public health emergency.

    • Determines what radiologic examinations are necessary for accurate diagnosis
    • Prescribes x-rays for specific body areas to be taken by technologist and coordinates roentgenological services with other medical activities
    • Administers radiopaque substance to render internal structures and organs visible to diagnostic x-ray or fluoroscope screen
    • Evaluates findings correlating them with other examinations and tests. Records diagnosis in patient's record and forwards to attending physician
    • Serves as a consultant to other physicians to interpret radiologic findings and assists in determining nature and extent of diagnosis
    • Participates in teaching activities for the clinical staff, residents, practitioners, physicians assistants, and technicians to improve technical skills

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    None

  • Job family (Series)

    0602 Medical Officer

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/558830300. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.