Repairs and maintains designated radiology and imaging equipment devices, instruments, systems and related technologies to ensure safety and operational performance characteristics. Performs scheduled preventive maintenance according to hospital policies, procedures and industry-recognized standards. Maintains documentation of all service events, performance tests and corrective maintenance performed on a wide range of equipment types, including life support, monitoring, diagnostic, radiographic, and therapeutic devices. Participates in and/or assists with development of departmental and hospital based continuous quality improvement initiatives. Maximizes patient safety by supporting proper use, application and operational performance of equipment. Assists outside vendors in delivery of repair services, audits service reports to ensure proper documentation and monitors completion and verifies charges submitted. Reviews outcomes of preventive maintenance actions, makes recommendations to department management staff concerning the need to make changes to the PM schedule frequency, procedures and/or data documentation forms. Performs rounds in assigned areas and assesses the utilization of covered equipment, responds to operational questions from equipment users. Keeps users informed as to the status of repairs. Assists with and/or delivers in-service education sessions to equipment users, in assigned clinical units. Maintains current knowledge of the clinical application of equipment, devices, instruments and systems Develops new equipment PM and incoming (acceptance) testing procedures. Attends manufacturer or other technical service training schools and seminars, as assigned. Meets with equipment manufacturers and service organizations to discuss repair, maintenance and applications of equipment. Reviews technical literature, service manuals, trade publications and support documents to stay informed with current service/support related issues. Assists with all projects, as assigned, related to the acquisition, installation, refurbishment, relocation or modification of equipment, devices, instruments and systems.
Bachelorï¿½s degree in Clinical Engineering or related field, or the equivalent combination of education and/or technical experience.
Seven or more years of demonstrated or documented preventive and corrective maintenance experience working on assigned specialty equipment, with attendance at device specific service training schools. i.e, gamma cameras; X-ray imaging; CT; MRI; Cath Lab; ultrasound; linear accelerator.
Job: Imaging and Radiology
Primary Location: Detroit, Michigan
Facility: Detroit Medical Center Shared Services
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Shift Begin: 8:00 AMShift End: 4:00 PM
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 1905033393
About Detroit Medical Center Shared Services
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.