Radiology Technologist Supervisor - CMC

  • Carolinas Healthcare System
  • Charlotte, NC, USA
  • Apr 22, 2018
Full time Healthcare

Job Description

Location Details:  CMC Radiology
Carolinas HealthCare System is Atrium Health. Our mission remains the same: to improve health, elevate hope and advance healing - for all. The name Atrium Health allows us to grow beyond our current walls and geographical borders to impact as many lives as possible and deliver solutions that help communities thrive. For more information, please visit carolinashealthcare.org/AtriumHealth
 
 
Job Summary
Performs all technical aspects in the department. Maintains a high level of technical proficiency to assist in the development of new techniques and protocols for the department. Supervises technologists in day-to-day operations.

Essential Functions
 
 
  • Supervises activities of team members and adequate coverage of all areas in the department. Monitors team member productivity levels, accuracy of exams and appropriate patient care and monitoring.
  • Coordinates and organizes the patient flow throughout the department, prioritizing procedures and shifting workloads as needed.
  • Verifies quality of exams on all procedures performed by team members.
  • Maintains a high level of technical proficiency in regards to system management.
  • Obtains medications, radiopharmaceuticals, or contrast materials as directed for administration by a licensed practitioner, authorized/certified technologist or registered nurse.
  • Assures that the team keeps areas stocked for the next day and maintains documentation of patient output, downtime of equipment and supply charges.
  • Maintains team member records and documents paid time off requests, reasons for absences and tardiness.
  • Assists with preparing technical team evaluations.
  • Troubleshoots equipment or procedure problems with appropriate follow-up to service engineers, managers and physicians.
Physical Requirements
Requires moderate to heavy physical efforts in lifting and moving patients, equipment and supplies. Assists patients throughout their exam and procedure. Strenuous physical effort may be required while assisting patients from wheelchairs and stretchers. Requires unrestricted walking, standing, reaching, stooping, bending, twisting, pushing, pulling and lifting. Must be able to read and understand patient orders and technical materials. Motor coordination needed to operate heavy and delicate equipment. Intact sense of sight and hearing for distances of up to 20 feet is necessary.

Education, Experience and Certifications
Graduate of an Accredited 2-year AMA and ARRT Approved Program in Radiologic Technology. ARRT Certification required. 1 to 2 years experience in scanning or equivalent experience required. 1 year of direct patient care work experience required. Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider (BLS HCP) from AHA required. Completion of IV starting and contrast administration competencies before performing venous contrast administration.
     

 
At Carolinas HealthCare System, our patients, communities and teammates are at the center of everything we do. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion allows us to deliver care that is superior in quality and compassion across our network of more than 900 care locations.
 
As a leading, innovative health system, we promote an environment where differences are valued and integrated into our workforce. Our culture of inclusion and cultural competence allows us to achieve our goals and deliver the best possible experience to patients and the communities we serve.
 
Posting Notes: Not Applicable
Carolinas HealthCare System is an EOE/AA Employer