Oversees daily operation and coordination of services; coordinates activities of the radiation therapists, technical aids and van drivers. Manages assigned areas to meet business goals through cost containment, improved quality service and enhanced service access.
Provides administrative and clinical supervision for therapists, transportation group, block and mold technicians.
Assists in conducting performance evaluations.
Monitors staff certification and current license documentation.
Assists with radiation oncology personnel recruiting and retention.
Oversees daily operation and coordination of services.
Manages the patients scheduling.
Coordinates procedures with physician schedules, availability of machines, personnel resources and other departments.
Ensures appropriate staffing levels according to ACR standards and patient volume.
Coordinates daily radiation oncology services. Assists with departmental budget preparation.
Assesses current practices and procedures for optimum cost effectiveness.
Maintains patient care and equipment quality control standards.
Maintains thorough knowledge of department operations and equipment capabilities.
Develops and modifies departmental policies and procedures to meet standards (JCAHO, NRC and ODH).
Participates in quality assurance standard development and monitoring.
Other duties as assigned.
COMPLEXITY OF WORK:
Ability to direct and evaluate the efforts of others.
Ability to establish cooperative relationships with those contacted in the course of work.
Strong communication, leadership and problem solving skills required.
Must be able to work in a stressful environment .
PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT:
Follows standard precautions using personal protective equipment as required
The policy of Cleveland Clinic and its system hospitals (Cleveland Clinic) is to provide equal opportunity to all of our employees and applicants for employment in our tobacco free and drug free environment. All offers of employment are followed by testing for controlled substance and nicotine. Job offers will be rescinded for candidates for employment who test positive for nicotine. Candidates for employment who are impacted by Cleveland Clinic’s Smoking Policy will be permitted to reapply for open positions after 90 days. Decisions concerning employment, transfers and promotions are made upon the basis of the best qualified candidate without regard to color, race, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, ancestry, status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran or any other characteristic protected by law. Information provided on this application may be shared with any Cleveland Clinic facility.
Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
Bachelor's Degree in allied health, health care administration, or equivalent preferred.
Graduate of a CAHEA approved School of Radiation Therapy Technology or Registry eligible.
Must be a Board Certified Registered Radiation Therapist with current state licensure as well as a Registered Technologist in Radiation Therapy R.T.(T) by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT).
Minimum five years of progressive supervisory experience.
Experience and training in all the latest technologies such as: External beam linear accelerators, GammaKnife, IMRT, MIMIC, MLC, BAT, Hyperthermia, Ultrasound and Prostate Implants.
Requires frequent sitting and dexterity to perform work on a PC.
Requires ability to walk to various locations to attend meetings.
Must have normal or corrected vision, and the ability to verbally communicate to upper level management.
Occasional lifting of up to 25 pounds.
Internal Number: 64580
About Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland Clinic, a non-profit academic medical center, provides clinical and hospital care and is a leader in research, education and health information.
Cleveland Clinic Imaging is continuously working to provide patients the most up-to-date technological advances and innovative treatment options. Cleveland Clinic Imaging combines physician leadership of a subspecialty academic practice with state of the art equipment in an easy to access, comfortable and convenient outpatient environment to provide the highest quality experience and result available.
The Cleveland Clinic Imaging Institute is a unique radiologic center. The Imaging Institute combines physician leadership of a sub-specialty academic practice with absolute state of the art image acquisition equipment to be a world leader in radiological services. The Imaging Institute employees over 200 staff radiologists and conduct in excess of 2.7 million exams annually.