Job Locations US-AK-Juneau
Job ID
Regular Full-Time/80hrs (1.0 FTE) -A1

About Us:


SEARHC is a non-profit health consortium which serves the health interests of the residents of Southeast Alaska. We see our employees as our strongest assets. It is our priority to further their development and our organization by aiding in their professional advancement.


Working at SEARHC is more than a job, it’s a fulfilling career. We offer generous benefits, including retirement, paid time off, paid parental leave, health, dental, and vision benefits, life insurance and long and short-term disability, and more.

Job Overview:

Working out of Mt. Edgecumbe Hospital’s Department of Radiology in Sitka Alaska and/or Ethel Lund Medical Center in Juneau, the Physician/Radiologist provides interpretations of radiology imaging for multiple locations within the Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium (SEARHC). 

Responsible for interpreting diagnostic images from imaging modalities performed at SEARHC, including, but not limited to: radiography, fluoroscopy, mammography, Dexa, ultrasound, MRI, and computed tomography (CT).  Exercises independent judgment when interpreting images from these modalities.  Works with voice recognition systems to provide clearly written reports in a timely manner.  Decides when it is necessary to initiate direct contact with a patient’s provider to improve patient care.  Interprets films outside regular duty hours when contacted by a provider.   Responsible for the final interpretation of these images at SEARHC. Creatively works with the Department of Radiology and providers within SEARHC to shape new standard work practices and processes.


Essential duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:


General Radiography  

Interprets radiographic examinations including, but not limited to: spine, extremities, head, chest, abdomen and pelvis for all imaging sites at SEARHC.  Performs various fluoroscopy exams.  Performs common interventional procedures as requested/required. Collaborates with other SEARHC radiologists to set standards for positions and views.


Mammography Services

Interprets mammograms performed throughout SEARHC.  Interprets mobile mammography performed in remote villages in southeast Alaska. Requests special views when needed.  Performs needle locations, and other procedures as required, of the breast. 


Ultrasound Services

Interprets ultrasound exams performed at SEARHC including, but not limited to,  OB/GYN; abdominal; pelvic and endovaginal; small parts including breast, thyroid and scrotum; and vascular, including DVT, arterial legs and arms, carotids.  Performs needle locations of the breast and other procedures as required.


Computed Tomography (CT) Services

Supervises and interprets CT examinations performed at SEARHC. Approves contrast dosage for patients.   

Pre-approves all CT and MRI orders from the consortium, including remote Alaskan villages, that will be performed at Imaging locations throughout the consortium. 

Participates in medical staff functions as requested, including twice weekly medical staff meetings.  Collaborates with the Chief of Radiology Services and the Administrative Director of Radiology Services to produce a corporate service plan.  Works to facilitate quality assurance reviews and meetings.

Provides educational programs as requested regarding radiologic services to the medical staff, support staff, and imaging services staff.  Serves as a consultant to other health care providers.

Performs duties in a responsible, respectful, and caring manner to promote the most effective relationships between Imaging Services and other SEARHC departments. 


Other duties as directed by the Chief, Imaging Services.



Education & Experience

  • Four years of clinical experience following residency training.
  • Training in general diagnostic radiology, CT, MRI, mammography, and ultrasound.  This may have occurred during the residency training program.
  • M.D. or D.O.
  • Satisfactory completion of AMA approved Radiology Residency and Board Certification in Radiology
  • Current BLS Certification
  • Licensed in the state of Alaska

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Extensive knowledge of radiography, fluoroscopy, mammography, ultrasound, CT exams, MRI, and other services offered by SEARHC. Considerable knowledge of digitized imaging and multiple computer systems.
  • Skilled in accurate interpretations of radiographic, fluoroscopic, mammographic, CT, MRI and ultrasound studies.  Skilled at working independently in interpretation of these imaging modalities.  Skilled in oral and written communication.
  • Able to work cooperatively and communicate effectively with providers, patients, computer technologist, and SEARHC staff.  Able to work independently within a small department. Able to collaboratively work with other Radiologists and staff in purchasing new equipment.


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