Responsible for the ongoing management of medical equipment from pre-purchase planning, acquisition, installation, education, service and disposition. Directs activities of subordinate personnel engaged in testing, calibrating, repairing and otherwise maintaining Hospital medical equipment. Develops and administers scheduled maintenance programs designed to maintain all Hospital medical equipment in proper working order. Develops and administers quality assurance programs and investigates medical equipment incidents in order to determine cause and resolution of system failures.
- Reports to: AVP Clinical/Biomedical Eng.
- Supervises: One Biomedical Manager and three Supervisors
- Experience (or equivalent education): Seven years of related experience
The Director of Biomedical Engineering is responsible for providing leadership, vision, and a working environment that promotes teamwork and customer satisfaction, and for ensuring that the standards of service are met for the Clinical and Medical Imaging Engineering team.
In this position you will:
Perform and maintain currency of essential competencies as required by specific area of hire, regulatory requirements and populations served.
Prepare and maintain departmental budgets and oversees repair budgets of the department.
Review, evaluate, and report on the quantity, quality, and effectiveness of department personnel.
Oversee maintenance of department records including equipment master files, inventory listings, and equipment maintenance histories.
Manage vendor service quality assurance program consisting of: verifying quality of vendor service, auditing field service reports for completion and accuracy, auditing vendor invoices for accuracy, approving vendor invoices for payment.
Develop, evaluate, and report on quantity, quality, and effectiveness of departmental service programs and services.
Oversee service contract evaluation, purchase, and renewal.Includes directing / participating in contract negotiation.
Write technical specifications for capital equipment purchase and participates in purchase negotiation. Represents departmental services in the construction phase as well.