CHIEF TECHNOLOGIST (NUCLEAR MEDICINE)

Job description

Auto req ID
109649BR
Duke Entity
DUKE HOSPITAL
Job Code
5017 CHIEF TECHNOLOGIST
Job Description
Occupational Summary
Manage all clinical operations of a Radiology department including, but not limited to, equipment, personnel, scheduling, financial and customer service functions. This position is specifically for Nuclear Medicine.

Work Performed
Operational

  • Develop, implement and maintain programs and procedures, such as operating, safety and quality; ensure and maintain standards; determine cause of variances or inabilities to meet established targets; create operational adjustments to ensure that targets are met.
  • Develop, maintain and evaluate customer-scheduling procedures; ensure that all personnel are properly trained on equipment and competent in its use.
  • Evaluate and recommend supplies, equipment and technologies; provide justification and prioritization of such needs; order procedural and operational supplies.
  • Ensure documentation and compliance for local, state and federal regulations including JCAHO and HIPAA.
  • Maintain liaison with physicians, research personnel, and staff to resolve problems and to advise concerning technical procedures, techniques, and equipment.
  • Work inter- and intra-departmentally to resolve customer concerns or complaints.
  • Represent the department on various committees, at meetings and conferences.
  • Personnel
  • Develop and implement policies and procedures related to personnel management. Advise and oversee supervisor's administration of Duke University Health System and department policies; ensure that department and hospital guidelines, work rules and personnel policies are understood and applied to staff.
  • Oversee all personnel functions including, but not limited to, hiring, evaluations, promotions, disciplinary actions, and scheduling; manage and review work schedules and assignments.
  • Ensure that all employees are properly oriented, trained, and up to date with annual competencies, certifications, and licensure and education requirements.
  • Plan, develop and provide continuing education and training for technical staff.
  • Budgetary
  • Responsible for personnel budget including, but not limited to, overtime and flex time expenses; assist in budget preparation through recommendations and projections for staffing and equipment needs.
  • Evaluate new equipment and provide recommendations for necessity of capital equipment purchases.
  • Oversee and ensure that exams and supplies are coded correctly and charged to maximize reimbursement.
  • Perform other related duties incidental to the work therein.

    Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
  • BLS certification
  • Personnel Management

  • Location
    Durham
    Requisition Number
    401553858
    Position Title
    CHIEF TECHNOLOGIST (NUCLEAR MEDICINE)
    Shift
    First/Day
    Job Family Level
    H2
    Full Time / Part Time
    FULL TIME
    Regular / Temporary
    Regular
    Department Name
    RADIOLOGY ADMINISTRATION
    Minimum Qualifications
    Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.
    Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas—an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.
    Essential Physical Job Functions:
    Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.Education

    Graduate of a 24-month AMA approved School of Radiology Technology.Experience

    3 years of team leader/supervisory experience in Radiology Services Or 2 years of experience in Radiology Services along with 3 years of team leader/supervisory experience in a non-Radiology area.Degrees, Licensures, Certifications

    ARRT certification in Radiography ARRT certification in Nuclear Medicine preferred; MR, CR, or Cardiovascular Interventional Technology  (if applicable)

     

     

     

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    Posted: 3/6/2019
    Application Due: 5/5/2019
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