Develops and facilitates standards, goals, and objectives for areas of responsibility. Reviews and updates departmental processes with affected staff. Plans and implements daily work assignments based on volumes and staffing. Assists with development of Imaging budget. Evaluate patient status to determine method of exam. Verify exam orders and make appropriate modifications. Utilizes technique chart located in rooms. Has knowledge of daily quality control functions. Coordinates exams with nursing staff and provider. Manages staff to provide quality images and quality patient care. Acknowledges and demonstrates respect for individualized needs of those being served and serves as role model for those behaviors to staff members. Performs functions consistent with supervisory role, including hiring, evaluations, coaching and counseling. Completes projects as assigned. Produces optimal images when performing diagnostic x-rays. Utilizes good positioning skills when creating patient images. Follows departmental guidelines for disposition of images. Marks images with all required identification.
Operates equipment and trains staff to operate equipment at its most efficient level. Maintains working knowledge for troubleshooting all equipment and systems related to areas of responsibility. Maintains clinical competencies. Operates office and communication systems to include Teleradiology and HBOC, PACS, and Athena EMI System. Responsible for insuring equipment is maintained and serviced. Teaches functions of the job to employees as needed. Serves as information systems support resource for Imaging. Communicates with staff, peers and others on organization related issues. Does QA audits on technologist's images and provides guidance to technologists pertaining to quality. Prepares reports as required.
Associate degree in Radiologic Sciences or other clinical specialty preferred. Minimum of 5 years of clinical experience and 2 years of direct supervisory experience required. CT experience and ARRT CT Certification required. BCLS Required