About Texas Children's HospitalSince 1954, Texas Children’s has been leading the charge in patient care, education and research to accelerate health care for children and women around the world. When you love what you do, it truly shows in the smiles of our patient families, employees and our numerous accolades such as being consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation by U.S.News & World Report as well as recognition from Houston Business Journal as one of this city’s Best Places to Work for ten consecutive years. Texas Children’s comprehensive health care network includes our primary hospital in the Texas Medical Center with expertise in over 40 pediatric subspecialties; the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI); the Feigin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, the first hospital devoted to children’s care for communities north of Houston. We have also created the nation’s first HMO for children, established the largest pediatric primary care network in the country and a global health program that is channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is also academically affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, one of the largest, most diverse and successful pediatric programs in the nation. To join our community of 14,000+ dedicated team members, visit texaschildrenspeople.org for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at infinitepassion.org. Texas Children’s is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants and employees are considered and evaluated for positions at Texas Children's without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.
We are searching for a Director of Radiology -- someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you will direct and maintain development of the Department's vision for direction, growth, and leadership for all aspects of radiological responsibilities in the Texas Children's Hospital system. You will collaborate with leaders across campuses to enable/operationalize the vision for Radiology services and ensure that adequate resources, training and the highest standards for pediatric health care services are provided in a competent and cost-effective manner. Texas Children’s follows a shared leadership model where MD and administrative leaders partner. This position will have shared leaders with the Radiologist in Chief and Sr. Vice President along with community partners and Radiology chiefs. You will provide patient care in a manner developmentally appropriate for the ages of patients served.
Think you’ve got what it takes?
• In collaboration with the Radiologist in Chief and executive leadership:
o Oversee the 24/7 operations of radiology in the Texas Medical Center. This includes all modalities including IR, fetal imaging, woman’s radiology and adult radiology.
o Advise and assist in the preparation and administration of capital and operating budgets of the department
o Facilitate accomplishment of departmental goals in terms of direction, growth and needs, including the radiological aspects of Texas Children’s
o Direct and appraise the assessment of imaging technology to ensure that Texas Children’s has access tithe highest quality, most cost-effective and safest radiology procedures
o Oversee all patient care activity in collaboration with Service Chief to ensure compliance with proper radiation safety practices
o Direct and maintain proper staffing levels, educational programs for staff development, and administer staff compliance with licensure requirements applicable to state and federal regulations
o Liaison with community leadership to ensure consistency of operations, quality and safety
• Conduct and determine proper billing, coding and pricing for all categories within the radiology service line
• Audit Quality Control review to ensure the highest quality examinations
• Establish on-going review of departmental policy and procedures to maintain operational competency of the radiology department activity to ensure compliance with NRC, TDH, BRH, TJC, CAP, Medicare, state regulations, and all other applicable regulations
• Master’s degree in radiology technology, management, business administration, or a related field required
• CRA, ARRT, or CMRT certifications preferred
• 10 years’ radiology experience required
• 5 years’ supervisory management experience required