Director Medical Imaging Radiology

An exciting position has just opened in this growing hospital for a progressive Director of Medical Imaging and Radiology. Join this beautiful, state of the art hospital in the San Francisco Bay Area and lead a highly-skilled team of inpatient and outpatient imaging professionals.

This 200-bed hospital on the edge of the San Francisco Bay Area has earned its great reputation. With a consistent focus on superior patient outcomes, Earth friendly operational goals, and dedicated community support, it’s no wonder this medical center has won so many awards. Recently named as one of Leapfrog’s top hospitals, and recognized for its Stroke Care program, the Medical Imaging Director will be joining a top-tier facility in a trusted system.

The Imaging and Radiology Director will report to a Regional Service Line Director, who oversees ancillary and radiology operations across multiple hospitals in this non-profit health system. Supporting the Director at the hospital-level are two Imaging Supervisors and a Lead Rad Tech, who in turn oversee a tenured team of Radiology Technologists with general and specialized skills. Additional reports to the Radiology Director include Outpatient Radiology/Imaging Supervisors who oversee each satellite location.

The Director will oversee Inpatient Imaging operations in a high-volume department which offers a full range of services. Additionally, the Radiology Director will lead operations for Outpatient Imaging Services, arguably the busier portion of this service line. This position will oversee CT, MRI, Radiology, Nuclear Medicine, Ultrasound, Mammography, Interventional Radiology, Cardiac Cath Lab, and Imaging Files Administration. Because of this diverse workload, ARRT Certification is preferred but not necessary if the applicant has strong experience overseeing these modalities and / or an advanced degree in business or hospital leadership.

Working in collaboration with hospital leadership, and within the practice / operating guidelines of the health system, the Imaging Director will take responsibility for an incredibly busy and diverse department. The key parts of this role are as follow:

  • Human – The Director will lead the acquisition, training, and retention processes for personnel throughout the department. This person will serve as a guide and mentor, ensuring that all staff act in accordance with safety and quality protocols, as well as in adherence to labor relations code.
  • Finance – In collaboration with the hospital / health system financial analysis staff, the Radiology Director will establish and maintain the departmental budgets, support revenue growth, and control expenses.

The San Francisco Bay Area is well known to have something for everyone. The artistic type, the gourmand, the outdoors person, and the home-body will all find something comforting. The Director of Radiology will find contemporary street art, murals, galleries, and public installations adorning the streets just about everywhere they look. Hundreds of acres of coastline, nature trails, and parkland surround one of California’s most beautiful cities. With Silicon Valley and San Jose a short distance to the south, Stanford, UC Berkeley, and some of California’s best primary schools, the Bay Area is a great place to raise a family or continue your education. Connected by Bay Area Rapid Transit and one of the nation’s best networks of buses and light-rails, you’ll find that it’s easy to get where ever you’re going.

You will play an important role in the 24/7 operation of this extremely busy imaging department. Through your flexibility, and the flexibility you inspire from your staff, you will directly support the growth and prosperity of this hospital. You, in turn, will be supported by receiving competitive compensation and a generous benefits.