The Radiology supervisor will have overall responsibilities to supervise all technologists and ancillary support staff, training new employees, organizing work flow, coordination of daily work schedules and shift coverage, knowledge of all modality procedures and enhancing image quality.
The position is responsible for productivity of the department and staff. Strong leadership and communication skills are required and must have the ability to effectively communicate with staff, other departments and physicians.
Leadership/Supervision * Supervises licensed technologists in their daily work assignments and responsible for the workflow in the department. * Monitors the schedules and maintains adequate staffing. Follows procedures from one shift to another for coverage of sick and tardiness. Works with the department Manager for ensuring'adequate coverage. * Working supervisor assists with procedures and patient care. * Responsible for training of staff to create positive work environment and increase job skills. Uses appropriate forms for orientation and equipment orientation. * Reviews and evaluates job performances on an ongoing basis. Communicates any job performance issues to employee and to the department Manager in a timely manner. * Completes written performance appraisals by the due date. * Organizes workflow according to the degree of urgency. * Coordinates patient examinations that have special circumstances and/or multiple examinations that interface with other Radiology sections. * Facilitates patient transport. * Monitors and insures equitable distribution of workload and work assignments for employees. * Assigns lunch and break relief. * Maintains patient waiting times to a minimum. Provides service recovery if necessary. * Coaches and instructs technologists as necessary in proper performance of departmental procedures and use of equipment. * Answers telephone inquiries or requests and communicates information to coordinate the department's services. * Participates in the interview process for hiring new employees. * Performs in a timely manner the disciplinary action process. * Operates and displays expertise and skill in the use of all Radiology equipment in the department. Is current on all procedures and troubleshooting of equipment problems. * Adjusts protocols as needed to achieve high quality results
Adheres to Policies and Procedures * Is knowledgeable and enforces UCSF and departmental policies and procedures. Keeps current on patient safety to include electrical, mechanical, fire, safety and disaster procedures. * Provides excellent customer service to patients, co-workers, physicians and other departments. * Assures that work environment is clean and in compliance with infection control and environmental health and safety standards. * Adheres to all regulatory agencies, Department of Health, The Joint Commission, Title 17, ASRT, MQSA * Is a role model by maintaining a professional badge and radiation badge at all times. * Enforces and adheres to established department and hospital guidelines for attendance and tardiness.
Information Management Performance Improvement Budgetary Other Functions and Responsibilities * Performs other duties as assigned within the general scope of job, training and licensure.
The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and high-quality patient care. It is the only UC campus in the 10-campus system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences.