Carilion Clinic is accepting applications for a Board Certified/Board Eligible fellowship trained Radiologist with fellowship training/special interest in nuclear medicine/molecular imaging to join the Department of Radiology at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital (CRMH). CRMH is a 703-bed flagship hospital in Southwest Virginia, the third largest hospital in the Commonwealth of Virginia, a designated level 1 trauma center, and a designated Stroke Center.
Nuclear medicine/molecular imaging equipment includes Siemens Biograph mCT PET/CT system with planned installation of a COPN approved Siemens Biograph Vision PET/CT in 2020. A cyclotron with ammonia production capabilities is currently being installed and will also be available in 2020. SPECT/CT equipment includes two Siemens Symbia Intevo Bold units and two siemens Symbia T Series units. Advanced molecular imaging studies currently being performed include Gallium Dotatate and Axium PET/CT as well as intra-ictal PET/CT and ictal SPECT/CT for seizure patients. Lutetium 177 dotatate (Lutathera) treatment for neuroendocrine tumors is currently being performed with future plans to create a theranostics center.
In additional to interpreting nuclear medicine and molecular imaging studies, candidates must also be able to interpret general neuro/chest/body/MSK radiographs/ultrasound/CT studies. Overnight shifts are covered by teleradiology. Evening shifts (5P to 11P) and weekend shifts are distributed evenly amongst the 15 diagnostic Radiologists based at CRMH (q15 weekend and evening coverage on average). Interventional procedures and interpretation of mammography or MRI is NOT required.
Compensation is based on private practice benchmarks and includes bonus opportunities based on quality aligned scorecard performance as well as clinical productivity. Benefits include 10 weeks paid vacation per year, generous CME fund, employer funded pension plan, benefits package, and paid malpractice insurance and tail.
All Radiologists at CRMH have academic appointments at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and light teaching responsibilities for medical students and non-radiology residents. There are no expectations for research. However, participation in research is available for interested candidates.
In addition to the nuclear/molecular imaging facilities noted above, RMH and associated imaging centers are state-of-the-art facilities with six CT scanners (including three dual-energy scanners) and five MRI scanners including three 3T systems. An additional dual energy CT scanner will be installed in 2020. Phillips ultrasound systems including elastography are available. Technology platforms include Sectra PACS, Powerscribe 360, EPIC EMR, and Syngo.Via advanced image processing.
The Department of Radiology is composed of 25 Radiologists with 18 fellowships including Neuroradiology, Body Imaging, MRI, MSK, Interventional Radiology, and Womens Imaging including 4 dedicated Breast Imagers, 4 dedicated Interventional
Radiologists, and 3 Neurointerventionalists. We seek well-trained physicians of excellent character and integrity who wish to work in a collegial environment based on collaboration, mutual respect, trust and cooperation. We are searching for Radiologists who will be advocates for our patients, consultants for our radiology staff and clinical physicians, and ambassadors for radiology and Carilion Clinic. Our purpose is to achieve the best possible outcome for every patient by working together to practice, teach and discover better ways to heal.
Carilion Clinic serves 1.5 million people in Virginia through hospitals, outpatient specialty centers and advanced primary care practices. Led by multi-specialty physician teams with a shared philosophy that puts the patient first, Carilion is committed to improving outcomes for every patient while advancing the quality of care through medical education and research.
The Roanoke Valley is a metro area of 300,000 nestled between the Appalachian Trail and Blue Ridge Parkway and has consistently been rated among the “best places to live” in the nation. Quality of life in the Blue Ridge Mountains is high and the cost of living is low. The area offers a four-season playground for mountain, lake and river recreation, as well as a rich array of arts and cultural experiences. Home to award winning public schools, magnet centers, private institutions, and nationally and internationally ranked & acclaimed colleges and universities.
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EOE: Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Competitive Salary and Benefits, to include bonus opportunities based on quality aligned scorecard performance as well as clinical productivity.
Internal Number: Nuclear Medicine FY19
About Carilion Clinic
Based in Roanoke, Virginia, Carilion Clinic is an award-winning, not-for-profit physician-led health care organization consisting of over 700 physicians representing more than 77 specialties in 226 practice sites. Serving over one million people in western Virginia through a multi-specialty physician group, advanced primary care practices, hospitals and outpatient centers, Carilion is committed to improving outcomes for every patient while advancing the quality of care through medical education and research, helping our community stay healthy, and inspiring the region to grow stronger. With nationally recognized specialists, primary care physicians, award-winning nurses and the latest technology and state-of-the-art facilities, Carilion Clinic is bringing tomorrow’s healthcare into focus today.
The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Fralin Biomedical Research Institute leverages Virginia Tech’s world-class strength in basic sciences, bioinformatics, and engineering with Carilion Clinic’s highly experienced medical staff and rich history in medical education.
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Virginia’s southwest region is one of the best kept secrets. Quality of life... in the Blue Ridge Mountains is high and the cost of living is low. The area offers a four-season playground for mountain and lake recreation, as well as a rich array of arts, humanities and cultural experiences.
Education is a priority here. We have award-winning schools and high-tech magnet centers. There are several nationally ranked and internationally acclaimed colleges and universities in the area. Western Virginia offers stunning natural beauty, exceptional amenities, and an unparalleled quality of life.
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