This position is eligible for the Education Debt Reduction Program (EDRP), a student loan payment reimbursement program. You must meet specific individual eligibility requirements in accordance with VHA policy and submit your EDRP application within four months of appointment. Approval, award amount (up to $200,000) and eligibility period (one to five years) are determined by the VHA Education Loan Repayment Services program office after complete review of the EDRP application. Learn more This position is for an Advanced Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist within the Lexington VA Medical Center and will independently perform routine to moderately complex radiographic and computed tomography (CT) examinations that may require utilization of contrast materials and sterile techniques. Other duties included, but not limited to: Assists Radiologists and other professional staff in the performance of fluoroscopic examinations. Prepares contrast materials under the direction of the radiologist for the purpose of performing exams requiring injectable solutions. Performs advanced image manipulations and/or reconstructions on workstations as directed. Responsible for the quality and quantity of radiographic exams. Maintains accurate records and files of exams performed on patients. Responsible for explaining the procedure to competent patients in a manner that is understandable to patient. Responsible for inventory and stocking of all CT and general radiography supplies and other materials. Work Schedule: Various Tours Available 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.