Experienced medical imaging professional, fully credentialed and licensed in Delaware, New Jersey and Maryland with strong clinical and people skills compassionate care in a hospital environment. Retaining open mind by seeking other healthcare opportunities.
Strong medical ethic
Extensive diagnostic radiology experience
Seasoned clinical instructor
Competent senior/lead tech
Facilitate and manage patient flow within the department
Designate staff technologists to assignments
Total Quality Management:
Image quality assurance checking
Turnaround time performance improvement initiatives
Delivers compassionate care that exceeded hospital requirements.
Successfully provided quality care to hundreds of patients in a hospital setting over many years of service.
12/2015 to Current
Imaging SupervisorMedStar Franklin Square Hospital Center MFSMC - Baltimore, MD
Develop standards of performance, evaluate performance, and conduct performance management planning.
Initiate or make recommendations for personnel actions.
Maintain ongoing communications with office staff to review programs, provide feedback, discuss new developments, and exchange information.
Assist in the development of departmental goals, objectives, policies and procedures.
Ensure compliance with hospital /facility policies and procedures and governmental and accreditation regulations.
Update and recommend department operating budget and ensure that departments operate within budget.
Ensure delivery of quality services for patient, including acting as an education resources for staff and students.
Function as liaison between physicians and staff.
Maintain department facilities, equipment, and materials in a condition to promote efficiency and the health, comfort, and safety of patients and staff.
Manage procurement activities including vendor selection, purchasing, receiving, storage and utilization of equipment, materials, and supplies.
Participate in meetings and on committees and represent the department and hospital in community outreach efforts as required.
Participate in multidisciplinary quality and service improvements teams.
Perform other duties and assigned.
10/2004 to 12/2015
Sr. Radiologic Technologist / Clinical & Academic InstructorMedStar Washington Hospital Center MWHC - Washington, DC
Supervise, multi-task, and facilitate fast-paced daily operations of non-emergency diagnostic imaging area; assist the chief technologist and clinical managers with other operational and technical matters as needed.
Assign and review the positioning and radiographic work of subordinates including students; instruct new associates in operational procedures.
Direct and coordinate clinical coverage in this fast-paced environment by scheduling subordinates to various clinical areas as needed.
Produce and submit various productivity reports for upper level management MedConnect Go-Live project modality leader; responsible for team-building and testing imaging elements for CPOE; spear-headed associate training for imaging technologists, supervisors, managers and imaging students.
Leader of quality imaging project with lead Radiologist to promote effective communication and action items in resolving problem imaging challenges.
Supervise, evaluate, assess and instruct radiography students and staff technologists in clinical area.
Clinical applications super user; streamline user training and troubleshoot various clinical applications (e.g., Cerner RadNet, Philips PACS, MedConnect, Teletracking, Amalga, et.
al.) Academic and clinical instructor for the WHC Medical Imaging School of Radiography; Manage and facilitate radiologic orders from patient care units, coordinating workflow of patient tracking and transportation to and from the imaging modalities and other ancillary care units.
Liaison between Reimbursement team to resolve technical and professional Radiology charges; verifying CPT-4 and ICD-9 codes to meet proper reimbursement requirements.
Liaison between staff Radiologists and staff technologists in resolution of exam issues.
12/2002 to 10/2004
Clinical Applications AnalystMedStar Health Information Systems - Silver Spring, MD
Provided technical, troubleshooting and resolution assistance on user issues with Cerner Millennium RadNet applications; enlisted vendor services when needed Acted as one of the systems administrator for WHC Radiology department; providing in-house technical support Assisted with project management; daily front-end and back-end database maintenance Developed training manuals for users; key tester of enhancements made to RadNet database and applications 2002 Senior Radiologic Tech / Clinical & Academic Instructor; Diagnostic Radiology.
09/1997 to 12/2002
Senior Diagnostic TechnologistMedStar Washington Hospital Center MWHC - Washington, DC
RadNet super user: assisted in the integration, user training and troubleshooting of Cerner RadNet.
Supervised on various shifts; managing patient transport, delegating assignments to techs Resolved day-to-day administrative issues through completing daily reports and incomplete work lists Monitor, evaluate, and instruct radiography students in diagnostic clinical areas.
Didactic instructor of Osteology, Radiographic Positioning, Anatomy and Physiology.
Education and Training
Business AdministrationAmerican Intercontinental University Online
Business Administration with concentration in Healthcare Management; 4.0 GPA
Graduated Summa Cum Laude
General CoursesColumbia Union College - Takoma Park, MD
Certificate of Radiography: RadiographyWashington Hospital Center School of Radiography - Washington, District of Columbia
General StudiesPrince George's Community College - Largo, MDPrerequisite coursework for Radiography
ARRT - member since 1997 #317761
BLS (CPR) - May 2014 - 2016
State of Delaware Radiography License, DHSS, Division of Public Health, Office of Radiation Control (Cert No. #7983, expires 2/28/2017)
State of New Jersey License, Dept. of Environmental Protection, (License #651326, expires 12/31/16)
Maryland Board of Physicians License for Medical Radiation Technologist (License # R0005021 expires 4/30/2017)?
RIS (Cerner RadNet, Syngo Workflow vb20), PACS (Philips iSuite and Intellispace), Cerner Millennium (EHR PowerChart/MedConnect), Amalga, Teletracking, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint); familiarity with CPT and ICD-9 and ICD-10, imaging instruction; team-building, meetings, patient care, performance management, radiographic positioning, patient safety, scheduling, teaching, technical support, superuser training, time-keeping; training manuals, troubleshooting.