Supervisor Diagnostic Floor
Provides patient care, treatment, and services within the scope of their license, certification, registration, and/or assessed competencies. Practice will be in accordance with laws and regulations and will adhere to established policies, procedures and practice guidelines.
- Staff member provides patient care, treatment, and services within the scope of their license, certification, registration, and/or assessed competencies. Practice will be in accordance with laws and regulations.
- Use technical skills to obtain quality images
- Provide excellent patient care
- Practice radiation safety
- Operate equipment according to the operation standards
- Assists in student training and supervision
- Manages workflow efficiently
- Performs other duties as assigned to meet the goals and objectives of DeKalb Medical
Minimum Education, Experience and Licensure Required:
- Registered by ARRT in Diagnostic
- BCLS certified
- Attend in services required by DeKalb Medical Center and Imaging Services specific
- Must have at least two years experience as a Radiologic Technologist
Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
- Understands and is able to discuss the Mission, Vision and Value statements of DMC and Imaging Services
- Ability to remain calm and provide excellent service even in stressful situations and in dealing with a variety of diverse people.
- Ability to make accurate decisions and respond instantaneously in emergency situations
- Maintains good working knowledge of procedures and equipment
- Ability to be self-directed & capable of independent follow-up
- Good organizational skills, possess the ability to solve operational problems and establish priorities. Wear lead protective gear as required
- Provide care with ability to bend/stoop/stand/squat 70% of the time
- Ability to push stretchers, wheelchairs, and beds, and transfer adult patients from wheelchair or from bed or vice versa 50% of the time
- Ability to transport patients via wheelchair and/or stretcher and transfer patients to and from x-ray tables using proper body mechanics
- Ability to hear alarms, phones, intercoms
- Ability to see, read, and write
- Must be able to communicate effectively by speaking clearly and distinctly in English
- Ability to use a computer
- Function independently after orientation
- Ability to monitor the patients condition and respond accordingly
- Ability to manipulate heavy equipment as required
- Wear lead protective gear as required
- Work holidays and on occasion rotates days and shifts of work to cover emergencies and illnesses
- Requires executive decision making, must assume administrative position as required
- Performs skills and competencies as defined in orientation checklist and annual departmental competency checklist if applicable.
- Demonstrates and maintains competencies specific to patient population served.
Reports to: Reports to Radiology Manager, Director, & Radiologists.
Positions Supervised: Supervises and performs role as leader for section and staff on assigned shift.