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Providence Health & Services Supervisor, Diagnostic Imaging - Ultrasound in Portland, Oregon


Providence is calling a Diagnostic Imaging Supervisor - Ultrasound to Providence Portland Medical Center in Portland, Oregon. This is a full-time, benefited position.

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We are seeking a Supervisor, Diagnostic Imaging - Ultrasound who will perform all duties of a sonographer (including direct patient care) with expanded responsibilities of overseeing daily operations in multiple care environments; ensure policies and procedures are developed, utilized and maintained to adhere to organizational and regulatory requirements; assists manager in ensuring that the service functions and caregivers are in compliance with regulations / guidelines set forth by accrediting bodies, payors and professional licensing organizations; demonstrates organization and leadership of meetings, manual review and creation / oversight of posted communications. In addition, they are the primary resource for caregiver orientation, development, and ongoing satisfaction.

In this position you will have the following responsibilities:

  • Prioritize work to meet customer needs in a timeframe consistent with their expectations

  • Assist in the development and marketing of programs and services, ensuring that operations are efficient and cost-effective

  • Anticipate potential needs and initiate appropriate planning and / or solutions

  • Recognize and resolve technical, clerical, and communication issues

  • Participate in planned community events / public relations activities which promote services, consumer education, and prevention

  • In conjunction with director / manager, seek opportunities to improve operational efficiencies

  • Participate in screening, interviewing, and selecting caregivers in conjunction with manager and/or director

  • Utilize problem-solving skills to promote a positive work environment and assist caregivers in effective conflict resolution

  • Demonstrated ability to work efficiently, independently, and build strong working relationships with a wide variety of medical staff, management, clinical caregivers, and non-clinical caregivers

  • Oversee daily operations in multiple care environments

  • Ensure policies and procedures are developed, utilized and maintained to adhere to organizational and regulatory requirements

  • Assist manager in ensuring diagnostic imaging services and caregivers are in compliance with regulations / guidelines set forth by accrediting bodies, payors, and professional licensing organizations

  • Requires organization and leadership of meetings, in addition to ensuring appropriate communication

  • Maximize productivity by optimizing utilization of caregiver resources through review of department reports / schedules to meet service expectations and budgetary targets

  • Assist director / manager in preparing annual budget; participate in forecasting volumes, capital equipment, supplies, space and staffing needs

  • In conjunction with the director / manager, perform all activities necessary to achieve the operational and financial targets of the department, as defined by the budget


Required qualifications for this position includes:

  • Current certification by one or more of the following credentialing bodies:

  • American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT)

  • American Registry of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists (ARMRIT)

  • American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS)

  • Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board (NMTCB)

  • Current Oregon Licensure from the Oregon Board of Medical Imaging (OBMI)

  • Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support Certification

  • Five (5) years of working as a sonographer

  • Two (2) years in a leadership (i.e. Supervisor, Coordinator, or Lead) capacity in an Imaging Department

  • Computer skills and knowledge of keyboard functionality

  • Knowledge of Windows and MS Office applications

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Healthcare Administration, -OR- applicable field

About Providence in Oregon

As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.

The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,

"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."

Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.

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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.

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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: Ultrasound Technologist

Location: Oregon-Portland

Req ID: 323980