The Assistant Manager, Radiology Information, reports to the Manager, Radiology Services and is responsible for technical and applications support of the TMC GE Centricity RIS/PACS System. Technical support of the PACS System includes but is not limited to maintaining the DICOM connectivity of all current Radiological modalities, working with the department of Radiology Physicist to assure the diagnostic quality of workstation monitors, working with department supervisors to insure the integrity of the database of exams and images, supporting on going training activities for Radiologists, Fellows, Residents and Technologists.
In addition, the position requires the ability to support the administration of PACS database, including, operational and network management of PACS core and ancillary components, across all PACS-enabled locations, to include servers, applicable network devices, workstations (interpretive and viewing), PCs, laser, printers and modality interfaces.
Monitoring of scheduled system jobs
Monitoring of scheduled system back-ups and archival tasks
Monitoring of storage level "high water marks", assuring that storage levels of all Redundant Array of Independent Disks (RAID) and other storage media are controlled appropriately
Monitoring and resolution of events discovered through system log review
Vendor notification of any problems and working collaboratively through internal and external sources for timely resolution
High level understanding of radiology workflow, modalities, clinical practice and interdepartmental relationships. High level, technical understanding of networking, hospital information systems, data communication and database administration.
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or equivalent required.
Minimum 5-7 years I.S. experience, including at least 2-3 years in a hospital environment with clinical system applications. Radiology Department experience preferred.