The Supervisory Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist (DRT) will function as a working supervisor and supervises a group of DRT's at the GS-9 level and below. The incumbent will evaluate new products and equipment, make recommendations concerning upgrades/new purchases and direct the development and implementation of services and treatment to patients through the supervision, mentoring, and oversight of assigned clinical staff. This position will require the advanced ARRT certification in MRI. Major duties include but are not limited to the following: Performs Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) and Magnetic Resonance Angiography (MRA) of the head, neck spine, chest and Body. Coordinates with appropriate radiologist to determine the most ideal parameters to pulse the magnet for individual patient examinations. Monitors the examination by checking computation, performances and results of selected parameters to obtain the best data and images. Performs clinical analysis of data recorded by the computer. Establishes and monitors quality controls programs and protocols for the section. Coordinates daily schedule and consults with other hospital personnel, physicians, clinical and administrative personnel pertaining to teh next day and future days. Work Schedule: Monday-Friday, 7:00am to 3:30 pm or 7:30am to 4:00pm Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
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.