SENIOR RESPIRATORY PHYSIOLOGISTDUBLIN NORTH

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CPL

  • 83 MERRION SQUARE
  • DUBLIN 2
  • Job reference number:15426662
  • Client ID:RI/JO-1901-423582
  • Posted on:12-FEB-2019
  • Salary:NEGOTIABLE
  • Location:GLASNEVIN, NORTH DUBLIN, COUNT, DUBLIN NORTH
  • Job type:PERMANENT

Benefits: CAR PARKING, FLEXITIME, LIFE ASSURANCE, PAID HOLIDAYS, PENSION / PRSA, LAYA HEALTHCARE, RELOCATION PACKAGE, STAFF DISCOUNTS, SUBSIDISED CANTEEN, TRAINING / EDUCATION, TRAVEL TAX INCENTIVES, VHI, VOUCHERS

Ireland's largest independent hospital group is currently seeking a passionate, enthusiastic experienced Respiratory Physiologist to join their JCI accredited hospital.
Working as a member of a highly skilled team, you will ensure the provision of an efficient, reliable and quality respiratory and sleep testing service for requesting physicians and all patients attending the department. Supervise basic grade staff and student physiologists and assist the Head of Department to plan, organise and implement the daily workflow of the respiratory department.
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced physiologist looking for further develop their career and take the next step to a senior level.

Responsibilities:


1. Follow direction of the Head of Department, ensuring that all procedures are carried out professionally, accurately and safely.
2. Administer inhaled bronchodilators as necessary within the department for the relevant test.
3. Assist the Head of Department in staff induction, supervise assigned staff and plan their workload in accordance with the needs of the department
4. Perform the required respiratory function and sleep diagnostic test adhering to departmental policies, reporting and highlighting any abnormal or inconsistent results to the Head of Department and take corrective action if necessary.
5. Preparing patients in advance of procedures
6. Record and compile results in an accurate and timely manner for reporting by medical staff.
7. Calibrate and carry out routine and preventative maintenance and quality control of all equipment as required.
8. Maintain adequate and accurate patient files to facilitate efficient retrieval of previous and current test reports when required. Undertake clerical duties where appropriate e.g. filing reports, preparing statistics, making appointments, dealing with telephone queries etc
9. Maintain good communication and liaise effectively with all departments and relevant external organisations ensuring the delivery of a quality service.
10. Continuous Professional Development, including attendance at in-service lectures.
11. Contribute as required to the development of the service
12. Assist the head of department to maximize the use of hospital resources within budget
13. Ensure safe working practices.
14. To undertake any other duties that may be required.

Requirements:

BSc in Clinical Measurement Science from Dublin Institute of Technology or equivalent as confirmed by the Irish Institute of Clinical Measurement Science (IICMS)
or
Certificate in Medical Physics and Physiological Measurement (MPPM) from Dublin Institute of Technology or equivalent as confirmed by the Irish Institute of Clinical Measurement Science (IICMS)
or
Equivalent relevant scientific qualification (Level 8) as confirmed by the Irish Institute of Clinical Measurement Science (IICMS)

Ideally three years post qualification experience
Ability to work on their own initiative or as part of a team
Excellent computer skills
Excellent communication skills

For more information please forward your CV to Meigheann.Lyons@cplhealthcare.com or call Meigheann on 01- 4825 446

This job originally appeared on RecruitIreland.com