Catholic Health Initiatives Imaging Coordinator-Quality, Radiology Administration, Jewish Hospital in LOUISVILLE, Kentucky

Imaging Coordinator-Quality, Radiology Administration, Jewish Hospital

Description

Days, Full Time

Works

with each Center’s staff CT, MRI, or US techs to ensure quality patient care

and service delivery in an efficient, cost controlled manner. Responsible for

communication of protocols with Radiologist groups to technical staff. Responsible for developing high quality

protocols for CT, MRI, or US examinations and are consistently followed at each

Center. Responsible for training and continuing education of CT, MRI, or US

technical staff. Active participant in continuous quality improvement programs

at each CT, MRI, or US center. Ensure each scanner is ACR accredited as

appropriate. Strong organizational and

leadership skills utilized to ensure work flow is maximized and systems such as

staff, injectors and scanners are used to their full potential.

Essential Functions

1.

Develops

appropriate CT, MRI, or US protocols to ensure quality patient scans at

multiple centers.

2.

Assists

with technical staff and daily operations of the CT, MRI, or US facilities and

ensures quality of work.

3.

Contributes

to the effective management and quality outcomes of the CT, MRI, or US

facilities.

4.

Supports

and monitors reports identified as quality and compliance matters.

5.

Provides

professional development, training and orientation of CT, MRI, or US department

technical staff to assist in maintaining staff’s competency at the site. This may include working with Education to

develop learn modules.

6.

Ensure

facilities provide a safe environment for our patients and visitors.

7.

Assists

in maintaining department and employee records to ensure accurate training

documentation protocol accuracy and understanding.

8.

Maintains

responsibility for general technical functions and efficient utilization of

time.

9.

Assists

in delivering high quality health care services in a professional,

compassionate, and courteous manner while respecting the dignity and

individuality of each person who comes in contact with the organization.

  1. Displays knowledge

and complies with the National Patient Safety goals.

  1. Uses standard

precautions, PPE, at all times.

  1. Maintains regulatory

compliance and licensure for current position.

  1. Attends all KYOne

Health required educational programs as well as all Learn modules.

  1. Knowledge and

performance of the Code of Conduct Standards.

Qualifications

Education /Accreditation / Licensure (required & preferred):

  • Graduate of an accredited

school of Radiologic Technology.

Bachelor’s Degree preferred.

  • Registry in area of

expertise required upon hire (i.e. CT, MRI, US)

o For CT area of

expertise: Possess and maintain

certification by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) in

Computed Tomography (CT) required. State

of Kentucky License required.

o For MRI area of

expertise: Possess and maintain

certification by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) in

Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MR) required. State of Kentucky License required.

o For US area of expertise: Graduate of accredited School of Diagnostic

Medical Sonography and/or equivalent experience. ARDMS, ARRT (US), or RVT registry required

upon hire.

  • State of Kentucky

License required for ARRT (US) if administering radiation.

  • BLS

within 30 days of employment.

Experience(required and preferred):

  • 5

years previous experience in CT, MRI or US required.

  • Multiple

system experience preferred.

Job Professional Clinical/Allied Health

Primary Location KENTUCKY-LOUISVILLE-JEWISH HOSP 200 ABRAHAM FLEXNER

Daily Schedule 1

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2018-R0158695