PACS Administrator
Bay Medical Management, LLC
PACS Administrator

SUMMARY

The PACS Administrator supports operational management of imaging informatics platforms to meet local facility operations and is responsible for systems data management and integrity of Radiology PACS systems including worklist management, data reconciliation, monitoring performance of PACS components to support 24/7 Radiology operations. Maintain system workflow and standards that adhere to the company’s guidelines.

Bay Medical Management, LLC is a medical services organization (MSO) headquartered in Walnut Creek.  The organization provides administrative and management services to Bay Imaging Consultants Medical Group (BIC) the premier radiology group in Northern California.

 

SUMMARY

The PACS Administrator supports operational management of imaging informatics platforms to meet local facility operations and is responsible for systems data management and integrity of Radiology PACS systems including worklist management, data reconciliation, monitoring performance of PACS components to support 24/7 Radiology operations. Maintain system workflow and standards that adhere to the company’s guidelines.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES - Other duties may be assigned.

 

  • Demonstrated experience in computer and informational data systems required, preferably in a health care environment.
  • Must be able to write action plans for project implementation and long-term planning.
  • Responsible for the planning, installation, testing, and operational support of digital imaging (PACS) and ancillary systems. Including operating systems, networking, software, and system administration to support the radiology department.
  • Participate after hour on-call rotation to provide technical support.
  • Provides guidance and support for help desk staff and clinical application specialist as needed.
  • Supports the Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine (DICOM) standard relating to systems operations.
  • Knowledge of HL7 standard in exchange, integration, sharing and retrieval of electronic health information especially as it relates to patient registration and reporting in a PACS environment.
  • Possesses the ability to analyze and monitor system performance and make proactive recommendations for improving systems performance and stability.
  • Working in collaboration with various departments within the company and hospitals IT / Imaging department in planning, installation, execution, maintenance, and support of PACS-related or PACS-impacted local projects.
  • Accountable for implementing and administering policies and procedures as it relates to the PACS systems goals and objectives.
  • Accountable for establishing changes in workflow, communicating changes and providing quality assurance checks to ensure that standard practices are followed.
  • Performs audits, gathers statistics, and prepares reports for management and quality improvement for Radiology systems.
  • Remote troubleshoot and repairs PACS software related problems or issues upon request for areas of responsibility for potentially multiple facilities as defined by their scope of practice.
  • Responsible for detailed quality data integrity and management for QA and local PACS reconciliations.
  • Responsible for local system support and training for local processes and implementation of software upgrades and peripheral installations per Regional guidelines.
  • Possesses ability to analyze and monitor system performance and makes pro-active recommendations for improving systems performance and stability.

 

SKILLS, EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

  • High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.
  • Minimum two – three years of experience in business, organizational development, informatics or technology related fields required.
  • PACS Experience: Intelerad, Philips Intellispace, McKesson, Sectra, Visage, GE Centricity preferred
  • Certifications by PARCA (PACS Administrators Registry and Certification Association) preferred

 

 

We offer a competitive salary and a full benefit package which includes: 

Medical

Dental

Vision

401(k) and profit sharing

 

 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

 

 

 

4/22/2021
PACS Administrator


Address Location 1
Walnut Creek
California
United States