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PACS Administrator, Per Diem - IM-Clinical

San Diego, California
Job ID 13029 Date posted 10/30/2023 Schedule Per Diem Shift Day Department Information Technology

This position must be able to physically report to Rady Children's Hospital to support the Radiology department. 


Leads the operational functions regarding digital imaging under the general direction of the Information Management Division. The PACS Administrator is responsible for the technical implementation, maintenance, enhancement and evaluation of the Radiology Archiving Systems and other Radiology information systems. Responsible for reviewing, interpreting, analyzing and illustration of data in a manner that stimulates and supports innovative and enlightened thinking and decision making. Provides analytical and database PC support. Serves as Systems liaison with vendors, Information Services team members and end users. This includes quality of documentation, reporting, improvement and quality data and operational reports. Responsible for leading upgrade efforts and maintenance of key departmental metrics. Responsible for meeting all RIS requirements for regulatory agencies, works closely with Information Technology, Clinical Departments and physicians. Responsibilities include business development support, database creation, development, monitoring, reporting and maintenance; facilitates RCHSD enterprise system linkages, makes recommendations for optimization of Systems, ensures overall data integrity.


3 Years of Experience

Associate's Degree or 3 years of relevant experience in lieu of Associate's Degre

Related experience involving analysis with proven, prior experience in imaging systems, systems/application process and workflow analysis, application/system analysis, experience working on project team(s) and in clinical healthcare systems administration.

Must have proven experience in being able to communicate, motivate and organize projects among a broad spectrum of hospital personnel, frequently under deadline pressure

Strong critical thinking and analytical skills, strong problem skills. Must possess skills and experience in oral and written communications, including analysis documentation, project management deliverables and documentation, application/systems specifications, project preparation, risk identification and escalation, and report presentation.

Knowledge of information systems in a radiology environment, & Epic

Interpersonal verbal and written English language skills sufficient to exchange information with physicians and other colleagues.


Bachelor's Degree

Implementation experience with previous integrated health care information systems with emphasis on clinical and financial applications/systems (Epic, PeopleSoft, Meditech, PACS etc.)

Working knowledge of the technical work of the various project teams (software development, operations, infrastructure, etc.), Six Sigma awareness a plus

Working knowledge of the technical work of the various project teams (software development, operations, infrastructure, etc.)

Licensed Radiology Tech; Certification in EPIC Radiant preferred

The expected hiring range for this position is $39.51 to $54.33

Rady Children’s Hospital is committed to compensation that is externally competitive and internally equitable. We demonstrate this commitment by conducting regular market reviews to remain competitive with organizations of similar size in the nonprofit, healthcare sector. The range listed above does not represent the full salary range for the position but is the expected hiring range for qualified candidates. Compensation decisions consider a variety of factors including experience, education, licensure, unique skillsets, organizational need, and internal equity.


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