NL-LdnI-CSMI
£54,000 - £56,500
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Our client in Harrow are looking for an experienced and committed Imaging Manager to join as Clinical Services Manager overseeing the Diagnostic Imaging department. 

They require a highly determined and competent Senior Radiographer/ Imaging Manager who puts patient care at the core of everything they do. As a Clinical Services Manager you will be responsible for overseeing service delivery for your department with a excellent degree of professionalism assuring utilisation and influence of all resources and providing a high quality, responsive and patient focused Imaging service.

Our client is he UK’s largest provider of independent healthcare with a network of hospitals across the country. Their aim is to employ the best nursing, theatre and allied healthcare professionals in addition to outstanding non-clinical and support staff who underpin everything they do. 

Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Lead the team to deliver care that helps improve the health of the individual and wider community. Lead the team in demonstrating compassion through effective relationships based on empathy, respect and dignity. 

  • Develop own competence to deliver effective care and treatments through improving clinical/technical knowledge / skill, and expertise. 

  • Communicate appropriately with others involved in the care of the patient. 

  • Act as an advocate for safeguarding patients; demonstrate courage to speak up when there are concerns about care. 

  • Demonstrate commitment to improving care and the patient experience. 

  • To ensure that high quality, responsive Diagnostic Imaging services are delivered to meet the needs of all customers and the business. 

  • To develop and maintain professional relationships with Radiologists ensuring clinical expertise matches the specialties of the Hospital and referring clinician needs. Ensure sessional use is maximised. 

  • Identify and recruit Radiologists in conjunction with the Senior Management Team (SMT) taking opportunities to widen the clinical expertise available in the departments. 

  • To formally meet (minimum annual) with Radiologists to discuss department development, clinical and operational issues. 

  • To build and maintain excellent multi-disciplinary consultant relations ensuring service delivery meets clinical requirements and maximises revenue generation. 

  • Oversee the day-to-day operational supervision of Diagnostic Imaging services. 

  • Ensure department policies and procedures are established and maintained. 

  • To be responsible for effective and regulatory / statutory compliant Radiation Safety Management in the departments within scope of management. 

  • To implement, maintain and oversee a comprehensive Clinical Governance programme including the setting and maintenance of clinical standards and implementation of clinical audit. 

  • To contribute to the company wide imaging services by communicating with colleagues and attendance (or delegation of attendance) at relevant meetings. 

  • To undertake any other duties requested by the Director of Clinical Services

Requirements

  • Extensive experience working in an acute hospital setting in a Senior Radiographer post or equivalent. 

  • Previous experience within a Clinical Lead role. 

  • Experience of customer care, including interacting with challenging customers and situations.

  • Degree or Diploma in Diagnostic Radiography. 

  • Healthcare Professional Council (HCPC) registration Management / supervisory experience within a multimodality imaging department. 

  • IT familiarity with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint Ability to analyse, interpret and make recommendations on data specific to the hospital in order to identify business development opportunities, change current practice, monitor and influence performance. Knowledge of the healthcare service sector and the systems and processes used. 

  • Strategic awareness with an ability to understand the commercial perspective of healthcare delivery. 

  • Recruitment and selection skills. Maths, English GCSE at grades A to C or equivalent functional skills level 2 evidence. 

  • Proficient in the use of a PC, including the use of software and systems.

  • Extensive experience working in an acute hospital setting in a Senior Radiographer post or equivalent. 

  • Previous experience within a Clinical Lead role. 

  • Experience of customer care, including interacting with challenging customers and situations

Benefits

  • Healthcare Scheme

  • Staff Pension Scheme

  • 25 days holiday per annum (rising with service)

  • Free Onsite Parking

  • Discounted Perks