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Providence Director of Imaging Services in Tarzana, California


Providence is calling a Director of Imaging Services (Full time/Day shift) to Providence Cedars-Sinai Tarzana Medical Center in Tarzana, CA.

We are seeking a Director of Imaging Services who will provide leadership within areas of responsibility providing and promoting superior patient/customer satisfaction, ensuring the highest quality care and service. Responsible for planning, organizing, communicating, directing the functions necessary to ensure overall operational viability and departmental growth. Direct and coordinate departmental activities in accordance with federal, state and local standards.

In this position you will:

  • Demonstrate knowledge and perform work that is consistent with established age-specific policies and procedures, including but not limited to, identifying the need for additional safety measures, or activities that place patients at risk. Communicate pertinent age-specific information to all clients when needed. Communicate effectively in a clear, concise, understandable manner. Applicable for the populations Adult and Geriatric

  • Develop departmental annual operating and capital budget for all areas of responsibility. Ensure the overall financial viability of all areas within the sphere of responsibility

  • Oversee all necessary departmental human resources management functions including participation in the hiring, coaching, mentoring and firing process. In addition, ensure that effort is extended to effectively motivate employees, utilizes existing hospital policy

  • Responsible for recruitment and retention of appropriate staff and program development to promote outcome based management. Staff department according to census and acuity utilizing appropriate skill mix

  • Develop specific, measurable goals and objectives that result in innovative expansion or enhancement of the services and the cost effectiveness of operations

  • Establish productivity standards commensurate with services provided and standards in the community

  • Develop and implement systems which serve to ensure financial and service performance is maintained at acceptable levels, including Quality Assessment and Process Improvement that meet JCAHO requirements

  • Communicate actively and effectively with all Staff, physicians and other departments. Maintain a high degree of leadership and visibility and availability to support the communication process

  • Establish and maintain departmental policies and procedures, objectives, safety, environmental and infection control standards. Maintain and update Administrative procedures, assures appropriate facility maintenance

  • Enhance professional growth and development through participation in educational programs. Attends and actively participates in various forms of continuing education. Collaborate with local colleges and universities on educational endeavors. Responsible for placement and overall management of student program

  • Maintain a comprehensive awareness of current and developing technologies, modalities and advances in the field. Ensure hospital participation when appropriate

  • Demonstrate willingness to float to areas within their scope of practice as necessary


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • 3 years clinical experience in an acute care setting

  • 2 years progressive management experience

  • Current BLS-HCP

  • Current LA City Fire Card within 30 days of hire

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Master's Degree in Business Administration

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Cedars-Sinai Tarzana Medical Center is a 245-bed not-for-profit medical center that serves the San Fernando Valley, offering high quality specialty services, including: heart and vascular care, orthopedics, oncology and senior services. Recognizing the special health care needs of women and children, our Women’s Pavilion & Resource Center provides women’s health and maternity care in once central location. The hospital specializes in pediatrics and has one of the largest neonatal intensive care units in the San Fernando Valley. Providence Tarzana has a reputation for clinical excellence and sophisticated technology with a personal touch. Providence Health & Services cares about the people and the lives that we touch each and every day. We are continually driven by the caring tradition of our heritage – the foundation of our Mission and core-values – to embrace respect, compassion, justice, excellence and stewardship. With a rich past reaching back more than 65 years in Southern California, and 150 years in total, Providence Health & Services today celebrates unprecedented growth, recognition for top quality health care, a vibrant employee culture where new ideas are encouraged and a drive to help the underprivileged - all with an eye toward the future.

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Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Clinical Lead Supervisor/Manager

Location: California-Tarzana

Req ID: 271905