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Radiologist (Diagnostic) Groton, CT

Company: Matrix Providers
Location: Groton
Posted on: June 11, 2024

Job Description:

Experience the Matrix Providers Advantage.We strive to provide a framework of stability and structure for our valued employees, where you will experience lower provider-to-patient ratios and fair, reliable schedules.We are hiring a qualified Diagnostic Radiologist to join our team of talented professionals who provide health care services to our U.S. Military Service Members and their families at the Navy Medicine Readiness and Training Unit located in Groton, CT.Status: Independent Contractor - Full-timeRate: $225.00/hour (40 hours per week)Bonus: Up to $10,000 sign on bonus or relocation assistance availableSchedule: Monday - Friday - No nights, no weekends, no on-callHours are scheduled between 6:30 AM and 5:00 PMMalpractice is covered by Matrix ProvidersRequirements: The Physician must have and meet the following:Degree: Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) or Doctor of Osteopathy (D.O.).Education: Graduate from an accredited medical school in the United States or Canada. This degree must have been accredited by the Council on Medical Education of the American Medical Association; Association of American Medical Colleges; Liaison Committee on Medical Education; Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation of the American Osteopathic Association, or an accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) at the time the degree was obtained (e.g., Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC), College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC)). A Doctor of Medicine or equivalent degree from a foreign medical school must provide education and medical knowledge substantially equivalent to accredited schools in the United States. Evidence of equivalency to accredited schools in the United States is demonstrated by permanent certification by the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates, a fifth pathway certificate for Americans who completed premedicaleducation in the United States, graduate education in a foreign country, or successful completion of the U.S. Medical Licensing Examination.Certification: Possess and maintain board certification in Diagnostic Radiology by the American Board of Radiology or by the American Osteopathic Board of Radiology.Basic Life Support RequiredInternship/Residency: Successful completion of an internship and residency program corresponding to the specialty required, which the Accreditation Council has approved for Graduate Medical Education or the Committee on Postdoctoral Training of the American Osteopathic Association.After obtaining a Doctor of Medicine or Doctor of Osteopathy degree, a candidate must have had at least 1 year of supervised experience providing direct service in a clinical setting (i.e., a 1-year internship or the first year of a residency program in a hospital or an institution accredited for such training). For this requirement, graduate training programs include only internship, residency, and fellowship programs approved by accrediting bodies recognized within the United States or Canada. Descriptions of such programs are described below.An internship program involves broadly based clinical practice in which physicians acquire experience in treating various medical problems under supervision (e.g., internal medicine, surgery, general practice, obstetrics-gynecology, and pediatrics). Such programs are accredited for internship training in hospitals or other institutions by an appropriate accrediting body.A residency program involves training in a specialized field of medicine in a hospital or an institution accredited for training in the specialty by an appropriate accrediting body.A fellowship program involves advanced training (beyond residency training) in a given medical specialty in either a clinical or research setting in a hospital or an institution accredited in the United States for such training.Experience: Possess a minimum of three (3) years of clinical practice in a Diagnostic Radiology Department within the last four (4) years.Licensure: Current, full, active, and unrestricted license to practice medicine in State of Connecticut.Radiologist Summary:Assigned to the Radiology Department.Perform interpretation of special radiographic studies including fluoroscopic procedures (barium swallow, upper gastrointestinal studies, small bowel follow through, etc.); radiographic procedures of the genitourinary tract, and musculoskeletal studies.Interpret the results of screening, indicated, or diagnostic mammograms, including needle localization of any masses found.Evaluate, interpret and report diagnostic imaging findings, for all four (4) NHCNE sites, within the following parameters: routine examinations and findings within 96 hours; STAT examinations and findings within 15 minutes; ASAP examinations and findings within two (2) hours; critical results findings within one (1) hour of discovery.Read and interpret all A Read Chest X-Rays as required under the Asbestos Program.The Radiologist shall provide services within the scope of their competencies and clinical privileges as granted by the Commanding Officer, and the applicable duties provided in the basic contract.General Duties:Maintain a level of productivity comparable with that of other individuals performing similar services.Participate in peer review and performance improvement activities as requested by the Government.Practice aseptic techniques as necessary. Comply with infection control guidelines to include the proper handling, storage, and disposal of infectious wastes, and the use of universal precautions to prevent the spread of infection.Function with an awareness and application of safety procedures.Perform efficiently in emergency patient situations following established protocols, remaining calm, informing appropriate persons, and documenting events.Anticipate potential problems/emergencies and make appropriate interventions.Notify supervisor, director, or other designated government person regarding problems that the HCW is unable to manage.Apply an awareness of legal issues in all aspects of patient care and strive to manage situations in a reduced risk manner.Participate in the implementation of the Family Advocacy Program as directed. Participation shall include, but not be limited to, appropriate medical examination, documentation, and reporting.Exercise awareness and sensitivity to patient/significant others' rights, as identified within the MTF.Maintain an awareness of responsibility and accountability for own professional practice.Participate in continuing education to meet own professional growth.Attend and/or comply with all annual training classes required by the Command, to include but not limited to online annual training provided by the MTF: disaster training, infection control, Sexual Harassment, Bloodborne Pathogens, Fire and Safety, Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear and Explosives (CBRNE), and all other required training.Actively participate in the commands Performance Improvement Program.Participate in meetings to review and evaluate the care provided to patients, identify opportunities to improve the care delivered, and recommend corrective action when problems exist.Participate in the provision of in-service training to clinic staff members.Provide training and/or clinical direction as applicable to supporting government employees (e.g., hospital corpsmen, students, etc.).Attend and participate in various meetings as directed.Perform timely, accurate, and concise documentation of patient care.Operate and manipulate automated systems such as electronic health record, ADS, Essentris, Clinical Information System (CIS) and various other databases, participate in clinical staff Performance Improvement (PI) and Risk Management (RM) functions, as prescribed by the Commander. Maintain DOD email account as directed.Responsive to all email and voicemail communications.Exercise appropriate delegation of tasks and duties in the clinical direction and coordination of health care team members, patient care, and clinic activities.Maintain documentation of all treatment provided in accordance with clinic directives, and prepare such records and reports as may be required.All records and reports must be legible.Abbreviations must be only those listed in local instructions.We support our employees with an accessible dedicated representative to assist you throughout the duration of your contract. We firmly believe that a healthy work/life balance enables you to perform at your best. Our mission is to serve Americas military family by aligning exceptional healthcare workers like you with rewarding career opportunities.Come home to Matrix.Matrix Providers is an equal-opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. For our EEO Policy Statement, please see To learn more about our Benefits Packages, please see Providers endeavors to make accessible to all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the application process, please get in touch with our Recruiting Hotline Number, 1-877-807-8277, TTY LINE, 385-722-8109. This contact information is for accommodation requests only and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications.#INDLTby Jobble

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