Providence Manager, Imaging Services in Burbank, California
Providence is calling a Manager, Imaging Services (Full time/Day shift) to Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA.
We are seeking a Manager, Imaging Services who will be manage the day-to-day operations of the Nuclear Medicine, CAT Scan, MRI and Ultrasound departments. Oversee safety and regulatory issues. Supervise, orient, train and respond to staff issues. Demonstrate proficiency in delivering care to assigned age-specific patient population (e.g., infants, adolescents, adults, geriatrics, pediatrics), and participates in related continuing education.
In this position you will:
Assume responsibility for the day-to-day activities in the CAT Scan, MRI, Nuclear Medicine and Ultrasound of the Imaging Services Department at Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center. Also acts as liaison between other departments and sites within the California region
Work closely and in concert with the Director of Imaging Services to assure that the department is in compliance with all local, state, and federal requirements
Work in concert with the PACS Administrator to ensure departmental objectives are being met in relation to digital operations
Maintain established departmental policies and procedures, improving organization performance program, patient/customer safety, environmental and infection control standards. Assists in the development and maintenance of Imaging policies and procedures
Assume responsibility for the staff evaluations in the CAT Scan, MRI, Nuclear Medicine and Ultrasound Departments
Provide leadership in the development and maintenance of the department's Performance Improvement activities. Coordinates collecting and reporting of data to the appropriate committees and councils
Be responsible for maintaining appropriate productivity. Assists in operating and capital budget preparation Nuclear Medicine, Ultrasound, CAT Scan and MRI
Communicate with the radiologists and other medical staff members concerning any and all clinical issues involving MRI, Nuclear Medicine, Ultrasound, and CAT Scan areas
Enhance professional growth and maintain current licensure/credentials through participation in educational programs, current literature, inservices, and workshops. Serves as liaison to the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) and the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) to ensure radiologic and fluoroscopic compliance is maintained for all technologists
Responsible for maintaining and enhancing the technical skills of staff members through process improvement initiatives and projects including policy and program review, monthly radiologic training activities and in-service training sessions, and departmental cross-training opportunities to enhance mission capabilities
Actively participate in interdepartmental activities to include committees, action teams, and interdepartmental projects. Responsible for monthly team building activities that encourage unit cohesion and cross collaboration efforts across multiple radiology modalities
Attend and leads meetings as required
Oversee development/maintenance of quality control procedures in the department including daily and weekly equipment calibration and quality assurance procedure (QAP) is performed on all fixed and mobile radiology units
Work closely with the hospital Radiation Safety Officer to ensure national and state regulatory compliance in accordance with the standards set forth by the National Council of Radiation Protection (NCRP), the ARRT, and the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT)
Perform interim duties typically associated with the position of Director of Radiology in director’s absence including budget and staffing meetings, safety council meetings, and bi-weekly UOR (Unusual Occurrence Report) meetings
Required qualifications for this position include:
BLS for Healthcare Providers sponsored by the American Heart Association. (NOTE: If employee/applicant has certification by the American Red Cross-CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, this will be accepted until card expiration)
Three (3) or more years Supervisory or management experience or equivalent
Recent Imaging management experience in a hospital setting
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Clinical experience in at least two imaging modalities
Experience submitting for and maintaining ACR Accreditation for all modalities
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA, is a 414 bed acute care facility, known for its state-of-the-art technology and high quality, compassionate care, has provided the full range of diagnostic, treatment, care and support services for the San Fernando Valley communities for close to 70 years.
Many of our specialized services are provided within our Heart and Vascular Institute, one of Los Angeles County's first STEMI designated receiving centers of heart attack victims; our Hycy and Howard Hill Neuroscience Institute, awarded the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission for a Primary Stroke Center, and the Gold Plus Achievement Award from the American Stroke Association (2010); our Women's Pavilion, and our newly opened the Roy and Patricia Disney Family Cancer Center, a comprehensive, state-of-the-art, patient-centered, treatment facility. Our cancer center includes some of the most advanced technology in radiation oncology, highly advanced medical and surgical oncology, excellent clinical outcomes and research, and all patient support services are housed in the same building.
Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center has an exceptional orthopedic program recognized for its excellent outcomes and clinical expertise. And Providence Saint Joseph's Bariatric Program, a leader and resource for those dealing with obesity in Southern California, received a Five-Star Rating for Bariatric Surgery, and Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence designation from HealthGrades.
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As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
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Job Category: Clinical Lead Supervisor/Manager
Req ID: 291382