Antech Imaging Services - Veterinary Radiologists

Date Posted: 
October 01, 2012 - December 30, 2012

Contact Person: If interested in this opportunity, please e-mail resume and cover letter to Dr. Phillip Steyn at phillip.steyn@antechimagingservices.com. Tel (970) 566-4376

Antech Imaging Services is seeking experienced full time Veterinary Radiologists for all shifts to join our rapidly growing, national and international teleradiology lineup.   

Antech Imaging Services is a cohesive team of more than 20 radiologists, with constant/ongoing virtual integration which results in a fulfilling career that is not isolated from their colleagues.  This means that we have constant real time communication with each other, including the ability to get an instant second opinion on images, share documents etc. We are also currently funding 7 ACVR certified radiology residency positions at universities in the USA, and will be funding 5 additional positions in 2013.  

Teleradiologists are considered integral players of many veterinary medical teams, including both general and specialty practices.  Imagine being clinically involved in dozens of cases per day while you get to choose where to live.  Live anywhere you want, as long as you have high-speed internet access!  Whether you reside in the city, at the coast, on a mountain or in the plains, you can be a clinical teleradiologist.  Your choice!   

Our team of dedicated teleradiologists provides 24/7 coverage of all diagnostic imaging modalities to thousands of veterinarians worldwide.  A web-based platform is utilized to deliver images to our radiologists who generate clinically relevant reports that are incorporated immediately, ensuring the highest quality patient care.  Antech Imaging Services strives to promote patient care and DVM confidence by providing fast accurate diagnostic imaging reports.   We are a division of VCA-Antech, Inc., which owns greater than 500 hospitals and 45 clinical diagnostic laboratories in the USA and Canada.    

Qualifications and Skills  

  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM/VMD) degree, or equivalent, from an accredited university. 
  • American College of Veterinary Radiology accredited residency training with subsequent ACVR Diplomate status.  Diplomates of the European College of Veterinary Diagnostic Imaging are encouraged to apply.  
  • Current DVM state license in the applicant’s resident state.  
  • A strong commitment to practicing the highest standards of medical quality while upholding the veterinary code of ethics. 
  • Professional comportment with developed interpersonal skills and a positive, friendly attitude.  A strong desire to collaborate with DVMs and AIS team members in a respectful and encouraging working relationship.
  • Radiologists that are skilled in reading all Diagnostic Imaging modalities are highly desirable: radiographs, ultrasound, computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging and nuclear medicine.

Responsibilities

  • Clinical involvement with all patients by generating relevant diagnostic imaging reports that facilitate patient care and management.  A clinical/academic quality diagnostic imaging report and service is expected. 
  • Positively represent Antech Imaging Services in the professional community and to the general public. 
  • Participation in ACVR CE as well as other applicable CE allowing applicants to stay current on new theories, diagnostic approaches and available treatments.  AIS requires a minimum of 30 hours of accredited CE per year.  
  • Be involved in regular AIS diagnostic imaging clinical rounds, journal club, employee meetings and professional enrichment, which are held in an on-line format.  

Benefits

Antech Imaging Services rewards its team members with a competitive salary including revenue related commission potential, as well as a comprehensive benefits package through Antech Diagnostics.  These include: 

  • Medical, Dental and Vision Coverage.
  • Life and Long-Term Disability Insurance.
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan.
  • Continuing Education allowance.
  • Home office remuneration.
  • Professional Liability Coverage.
  • Paid Vacation.

If interested in this opportunity, please e-mail resume and cover letter to Dr. Phillip Steyn at phillip.steyn@antechimagingservices.com. Tel (970) 566-4376