HCA Hopewell , VA 23860
SPECIFIC ELEMENTS ANDESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
1 Responsible for technical administration and management of thediagnostic section of the radiology department. This should include the dailyassignment of technical staff, management of the patient flow and staffinglevels appropriate with patient volume, and troubleshooting equipmentfailures.
2.Assists Director and Asst. Director toensure radiation safety guidelines are enforced throughout the department ontheir shift.
Complies with radiation safety guidelinesfor patient and self, utilizes protective equipment. Operates radiographic equipment safely andcompetently.
4.Assists FacilitySystem Administration providing guidance and troubleshooting to technical staffregarding the PACS System. Assist with PACS clean up. ie: Ensure that allpatient exams are closed and sent from the workstations, merge unspecifiedimages, erase cassettes etc
5 Renders patient care in a professionaland courteous manner. Monitors patient's condition and communicates with theappropriate caregivers as needed.
6 Oversee the imaging quality andtechnical accuracy of your immediate staff. Ensure the verification process iscompleted in a timely manner and maintain technical quality standards.
Demonstratesleadership and support of management initiatives in the performance of patientcare and throughput.
8 Assists Asst. Director in completing and maintaining personaleducational requirements.
9 As lead technologist, provide guidance andmentoring to staff technologists and students.
10 Maintainsstrict confidentiality regarding employees and patient information according toHIPAA Policy and Procedure.
REQUIRED:Minimum 2 years experience as Diagnostic Radiologic Technologist.
PREFERRED:Multi-years experience as Diagnostic Technologist, with progressive managementexperience.
Experiencewith PACS System operations at level of Master Trainer.
REQUIRED:Graduate of AMA School of Radiologic Technology.
Responsiblefor continuing education credits as mandated by the ARRT for licensure.
LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: (Required or Preferred)
AmericanRegistry of Radiologic Technology (required)
AmericanSociety of Radiologic Technology (preferred)
VirginiaSociety of Radiologic Technology (preferred)
CurrentCPR certification (required)