Operations Manager Medical Imaging

Job posted: 20/11/2020
Applications close: 06/12/2020 (Midnight)
13 days remaining

13 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Geelong

Job type: Not provided

Organisation: Barwon Health

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Medical, Nursing

Reference: 164198

Reference: 164198

Occupation: Health and Allied Health, Medical, Nursing

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Geelong

  • Lead the strategic direction of the largest imaging provider in the Barwon South West Region.

  • Support Barwon Health's State of the Art Imaging Service operating over five sites

  • Dynamic Multi-disciplinary team who thrive on working collaboratively   

About the region

Sitting within one of Victoria’s six regional health centres, Barwon Health serves the community of Greater Geelong and beyond, employing over 7000 staff. Geelong is Victoria's second largest city after Melbourne!

  • Enjoy a range of lifestyle choices including inner city, coastal, suburban and rural homes at affordable prices.

  • High standard of schooling options throughout the area

  • A stone throw from the Surf Coast and Great Ocean Road

  • Appreciate beautiful parks, rivers, walks and wineries

To find out more about the Geelong region, visit our Moving to the Region page on the Barwon Health website.

About the Department

Barwon Medical Imaging (BMI) is the Department of Radiology at Barwon Health and has five imaging sites located across Geelong including comprehensive imaging at University Hospital Geelong, University Hospital Geelong Building B, McKellar Centre North Geelong, and Barwon Health North, providing approximately 200,000 imaging exams per year for the hospital and community patients.

In January 2020, BMI also expanded to a brand new facility at Barwon Health North.

Barwon Medical Imaging provides a comprehensive range of diagnostic services including X-Ray, OPG, CT, MRI, Ultrasound, Fluoroscopy, Angiography, Mammography, and Nuclear Medicine. These are performed by a team of highly skilled radiologists, radiographers, sonographers, nuclear medicine technologists, nurses and support staff who ensure that all patients have access to quality services.  As the largest imaging provider in the region, BMI utilises State of the Art imaging equipment including the latest Siemens CT’s (2), MRI (2) and PET (1), GE SPECT CT (2), Philip’s Digital x-ray (7) and ultrasound machines (9), all supported by fully integrated AGFA RIS, Fujifilm PACS (Synapse) and Soliton dictation software.

About the role 

The Operations Manager Medical Imaging provides operational oversight and leadership in Medical Imaging, supporting the Director of Medical Imaging in the delivery of integrated, high quality, accessible imaging services across multiple sites throughout the Barwon Health catchment.

Reporting to the Director, the position has a key influential role in the oversight, operational management and development of Medical Imaging in consultation with senior medical staff and clinical leads within Medical Imaging. The position supports and mentors clinical leaders to analyse, plan and develop Medical Imaging to achieve Barwon Health’s strategic objectives.

This position complements the Clinical Support and Communications Manager, Medical Imaging role, working together to oversee provision and development of clinical and operational services in consultation with senior medical staff and clinical leads. Together, with the Director of Medical Imaging these roles drive the Medical Imaging team to achieve Barwon Health’s strategic objectives.

About the culture

BMI has a strong team culture and places great emphasis on safety, quality and innovation. We value teaching, training and research and foster ongoing learning. You will have support and guidance from fellow team members and management who exhibit our Barwon Health values, respect, compassion, commitment, accountability and innovation. We are all dedicated to supporting the organisation in achieving our vision of - By 2050, everyone in our community enjoys the best health and wellbeing in Victoria.

Barwon Health staff benefits

  • Flexible working arrangements

  • Professional development

  • Access to employee wellness facility

  • Salary packaging

  • Social club

  • Diversity and Inclusion

  • Centrally located at University Hospital, only minutes from the vibrant waterfront

At Barwon Health we are committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce where we value each person’s uniqueness. We embrace diverse life experiences and the perspectives of our people, whilst providing high-quality health care to all members of our community, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, religion, cultural background, disability, or sexual orientation.

At Barwon Health we are committed to providing positive employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and welcome employment applications from candidates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander background.

We at Barwon Health strongly encourage people with disability and diverse backgrounds to apply for our roles.

If we can assist you with any reasonable adjustments in order to submit your application for this role, please contact the Talent Acquisition team via email at talent.acquisition@barwonhealth.org.au noting your preferred method of communication and contact details and a member of the team will be in touch.

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Assoc. Professor Kevin Shaw - 0411 629 006
Narelle Lawless - (03) 4215 0359

Operations Manager Medical Imaging