Responsible for the daily operations in the Department to include all functional components of staff competency, department reporting, performance reporting, interfacing with other clinical departments, overseeing issue resolution, imaging quality and efficiency and department policy and procedures. Responsible for maintaining overall department relationships with Radiology Services partners, patients and referring physicians. Responsible for developing and initiating improvements in the department and delivery of high quality, cost effective radiology services. Responsible for overall quality of assigned areas. Performs imaging procedures in area of expertise. Meets the qualifications to provide care for patients in the specific age range of their assigned clinical area. Responsible for all regulatory requirements of assigned sections. Provides supervisory direction for assigned Modality Department.
Oversees all aspects of assigned section performance, which includes operational, financial and statistical performance.
Supervises employees in assigned area.
Leads the monitoring of customer satisfaction, turnaround time, and other measurable parameters that represent indicators of departmental performance and improvement.
Performs duties of the staff technologist within area of expertise when necessary.
Accepts responsibility and accountability for job performance, the operations of the section and the performance and behaviors of the staff.
Allocates decision-making at the appropriate level, involves others, builds team trust and commitment within and between sections.
Identifies and responds quickly to customer needs.
Proactively responds to and supports change and anticipates problems and effectively adjusts plans.
Acts as mentor, teacher and coach to others.
Has knowledge of and ensures compliance with all regulatory and accrediting requirements for assigned section including American College Radiology, Intersocietal Accreditation Commission, Joint Commission, Department of Health, NRC, Department of Environmental Protection.
Audits procedures daily for necessary compliance.
Maintains a Quality Assurance and Quality Control program as well and performance improvement initiatives as defined and/or required for respective section.
Ensures staff adherence to all safety measures, protocols and practices as related to each section.
Works closely with internal resources to ensure compliance with all requirements.
Work is typically performed in a clinical environment. Accountable for satisfying all job specific obligations and complying with all organization policies and procedures. The specific statements in this profile are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job. Additional competencies and skills outlined in any department-specific orientation will be considered essential to the performance of the job related to that position.
Graduate from Specialty Training Program-Radiologic Technology (Required)
Minimum of 4 years-Clinical (Required), Minimum of 2 years-Managerial/Supervisory (Preferred)
Certification(s) and License(s)
Certified Radiology Technologist - American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT)
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We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.
At Geisinger, our innovative ideas are inspired by the communities we serve – like our Fresh FoodFarmacy, a program that delivers life-saving healthy alternatives to patients with diabetes. With additional tools like our MyCode Community Health Initiative, one of the first health system genome sequencingprograms, and our new asthma app suite that we developed in partnership with AstraZeneca, it’s no wonder we’re ranked one of the Top 5 Most Innovative Healthcare Systems by Becker's Hospital Review. We continually work towards continuous improvement in a culture where everyone has a voice and firmly believe that better begins with all of us.Founded more than 100 years ago, Geisinger serves more than three million residents throughout central, south-central and northeastern Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey. Our physician-led system is comprised of 30,000 employees, including 1,600 employed physicians, and consists of 13... hospital campuses, the Geisinger Health Plan, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and two research centers. What you do at Geisinger shapes the future of health and improves lives – for our patients, communities, and you.