Director Diagnostic Imaging

HCA Margate , FL 33093

Posted 3 months ago

Director of Diagnostic Imaging, Full Time, Days

Northwest Medical Center

Margate, FL

Facility Description:

Join a dynamic team of healthcare providers in a friendly work environment. At Northwest Medical Center we are dedicated to the highest quality of patient care and we are looking for dedicated, qualified, compassionate professionals to become part of our team. Northwest Medical Center offers supportive management, great benefits and flexibility. A 284-bed medical center, we continue to expand and integrate the latest technology into patient care. Our facility features a state of the art Cardiovascular Tower, an expanded Emergency Room and Critical Care as well as a Level III NICU to provide comprehensive services to the community we serve and increased professional growth opportunity for our employees.

Northwest Medical Center is a member of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare. Historically HCA has been named one of Ethisphere's World's Most Ethical Companies. Join our tradition of excellence!


We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO, medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program, and student loan repayment.

Job Description:

Reporting to the COO, the Director of Diagnostic Imaging will direct, manage and coordinate the technical, physical, and administrative activities of the Radiology Department in accordance with hospital policies, ACR, HRS, FDA, and TJC.

  • Educate staff in the responsibility and accountability in the performance of imaging assessment and reassessment and implementation of the patient's orders in accordance with the department policies.

  • Educate and instruct staff to recognize and report signs and symptoms of abuse and neglect to physicians, department director, and/or appropriate agency.

  • Delegate tasks to personnel based on skill level, patient care needs, patient satisfaction and ability to provide required supervision.

  • Ensure diagnostic imaging procedures are consistent with Hospital and department policies, patient age, weight, and development needs.

  • Function as a preceptor teaching formal classes within the department or facility. Maintains attendance records.

  • Delegate schedules, workload and responsibilities to meet the needs of the patient and/or physician.

  • Support and maintain compliance to billing issues, revenue and chargemaster system.

  • Ensure the performance of equipment preventative maintenance according to JCAHO and HRS guidelines. Documents and reports Quality Controls.

  • Evaluate employee competency, provides marginal employees with the opportunity for improvement, establishes objectives and acceptable performance standards for the Imaging Department

  • Must have 2 year Associate's Degree

  • Bachelor's and Post Graduate Degree strongly preferred

  • Must have FL CRT license

  • Must be certified with ARRT

  • Must have current BLS through the American Heart

  • Must have at least 5 years of experience in an acute care setting

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Customer service abilities including effective listening skills

  • Critical thinking skills

  • Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 25 lbs.

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Director Diagnostic Imaging