HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Director of Diagnostic Imaging in Georgetown, Texas
POSITION SUMMARY *
Under the general supervision of the Chief Operating Officer, is responsible for the overall effective operation of his/her department(s) to ensure organization goals and objectives are achieved.
ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
Complies with hospital/departmental policies and procedures, i.e., attendance, mandatory education, safety, infection control, etc.
Administers and analyzes goals and objectives for work unit(s). Meets organizational goals and takes proactive view and anticipates change and need for action.
Prepares departmental budget, projecting reasonable activity levels and expenses required to achieve approved net margin for work unit(s). Operates work unit(s) within approved budget.
Maintains compliance with current regulation/requirements of outside regulatory/accrediting agencies and assures that new requirements are identified on a timely basis and coordinates hospital compliance.
Demonstrates understanding of process improvement. Promotes the systematic assessment and improvement of performance. Continuously assesses and improves the performance of care and services provided by using information available from customers (i.e., patients, staff, physicians, and employees), to improve outcomes.
Demonstrates high ethical standards in business practices.
Actively supports organizational goals and changes as they occur.
Communicates goals in positive, supportive manner.
Guides, directs, and plans the organization and coordination of the department activities in the areas of responsibility.
Demonstrates effectiveness in the following areas: selecting employees, developing staff and preparing employees for career advancement, providing continuous employee assessment with timely written evaluations and demonstrates ability to motivate employees, initiates progressive disciplinary action/termination when necessary, keeps turnover at an acceptable level in order to meet hospital turnover goals
Actively participates in Hospital and Departmental committees and group meetings with a focus on providing input regarding improving the quality of patient care services in the facility.
Conducts monthly department meetings to keep staff informed. Insures that there is a complete flow of information through the department.
Complies with Employee Health and Injury policy/protocol. Complies with all emergency codes, disaster protocols, infection control protocols, and safety protocols. Ensures staff attends required/mandatory in-services and that staff receives continuing education to remain current in their field.
Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to patients and families served in relation to growth and development over the life span to identify their requirements relative to age-specific needs
Employee’s conduct must reflect the Company’s values and a commitment to the Code of Conduct ethics and compliance program.
Must adhere to the company’s affirmative action and equal employment opportunity policy in regards to all employment decisions. All decisions regarding employment should be made without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, age, national origin, disability or veteran status.
Must be able to demonstrate understanding of national patient safety initiatives by strict compliance to all safety protocols and procedures as required by both HCA and St. David’s Georgetown Hospital.
- EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE and LICENSURE *
Bachelor degree in area of expertise or equivalent experience (Prefer CT / MRI)
Current Texas Licensure in area of expertise (Prefer CT / MRI)
Healthcare management experience helpful but not required
Title: Director of Diagnostic Imaging
Location: Texas-Georgetown-St. David%27s Georgetown Hospital
Requisition ID: 25067-49431