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 A RECRUITMENT INCENTIVE IS AUTHORIZED FOR THIS VACANCY AND MAY BE OFFERED TO TO HIGHLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATE. The Radiology Department of the Columbia VA Health Care System located in Columbia SC is recruiting for a Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist (Magnetic Resonance Imaging). As a DRT you will operate independently and without supervision this position performs a variety of specialized and complex MRI examinations this includes contrast and non-contrast studies. Overview of the duties for this position include but are not limited to: Responsible for critiquing images for quality and notifying the Radiologist of significant exams requiring immediate attention while the patient is undergoing the examination. These exams are performed with and without contrast materials. Prepares contrast material under the direction of the radiologist for the purpose of performing procedures/exams requiring injectable solutions. Ensures that all documentation required for the completion of exams is done in VA specific computer systems. Maintain effective control of the Radiology Department by coordinating, organizing and executing the work potential to expedite workflow patterns with the department. Performs other duties as assigned by management. Work Schedule: Rotational Day and Evening Shifts Mon-Fri, Rotational Weekends Sat-Sun. Tour of duty subject to change based on agency needs. Financial Disclosure Report: Not required
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