The Department of Radiology at Duke Regional Hospital is looking for a highly skilled, highly motivated individual to lead its Ultrasound Team. Direct Leadership experience is preferred, but not required. Additionally, we are seeking a candidate that is highly skilled in all facets of US Imaging inclusive of breast and vascular imaging as strongly preferred qualifications.
Job Overview Supervise clinical operations of specific areas of the Imaging Department including, but not limited to: equipment, personnel, scheduling, financial and customer service functions.
Job Duties and Responsibilities
Supervise and participate in complex technical activities associated with the operation of modality-specific equipment in specific areas of the Imaging Department in accordance with prescribed safety procedures.
Plan and schedule work for the assigned unit ensuring proper distribution of assignments and adequate staffing, space and facilities for subsequent performance of duties.
Schedule patients for imaging examinations; set up and explain imaging procedures; position patients for each anatomical view specified using positioning assistance devices and protective equipment as required; report any changes in patient's condition to attending physician.
Perform limited evaluation of imaging examinations in order to determine the need for additional projections.
Assist in the formulation and revision of technique charts and/or protocols to maintain established standards of image quality and/or maintenance of ALARA.
Review and compile as needed statistical reports and analyses reflecting operational activities.
Provide technical assistance, instruction and consultation to students and employees.
Recommend various personnel actions including, but not limited to, hiring, performance appraisals, promotions, transfers, and vacation schedules.
Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.
Work requires successful completion of an approved Radiologic Technology program and American Registry of Radiologic Technologist (ARRT) registry or Association of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers (ARDMS) or Nuclear Medicine Technologist Certification Board (NMTCB).
Four years of experience in an accredited imaging modality (Radiologic Tech, MR, CT, Mammography, Nuclear Medicine, Sonography, Interventional Radiology) is required.
Two years of team leader or applicable supervisory experience is also required in addition to the 4 years of tech experience.
Internal Number: 81028
About Duke Regional Hospital
Duke Regional Hospital has served Durham, Orange, Person, Granville and Alamance counties and the surrounding communities for 40 years. As a Duke Health hospital, with 2,300 employees, our focus is on providing outstanding medical care with compassionate, personalized service in a comfortable community hospital setting. Duke Regional Hospital has 369 inpatient beds and offers a comprehensive range of medical, surgical and diagnostic services, including orthopedics, weight loss surgery, women's services, and heart and vascular services. We also offer care at the Duke Rehabilitation Institute, the Health Services Center, and the James E. Davis Ambulatory Surgical Center.
U.S. News & World Report ranked Duke Regional Hospital as #10 in North Carolina and #4 in the Raleigh-Durham area for 2020-21, and as high performing in gastroenterology, nephrology, and orthopaedics. It is also ranked as high performing in four adult procedures/conditions: COPD, heart failure, hip replacement, and knee replacement.