Clinical Specialist Radiographer CT

Wexford
Servisource €59000.0 - 70000.0 Per year Full time Save This Job
Pay
€59000.0 - 70000.0 Per year
Hours
Full time
Contract
Permanent
Role
Other Qualified Professional
Posted
18 Apr 2024
Closes
15 Oct 2024

Job Description

Our Client, a leading hospital in the public sector, is seeking a Clinical Specialist Radiographer in CT.

The Radiology Department provides General Radiography, Emergency X-rays, Mobile X-ray, Fluoroscopy, Ultrasound and CT with a hospital wide RIS/PACS (NIMIS). The Radiology Department provides a highly efficient and effective service both within the hospital and for primary and community services. On-call services are provided out-of-hours for the 24 hour Emergency Department, In-Patients and CT. The post holder will report to the Radiography Services Manager.

The Radiographer, Clinical Specialist CT will:

  • Stay updated on clinical and technical advancements in Radiology and advocate for best practices, implementing changes when necessary.
  • Take a leadership role in guiding staff and others through change management processes.
  • Foster a shared commitment and engagement among staff in areas under your responsibility.
  • Lead a team of skilled staff, cultivating positive working relationships and providing strategic and clinical guidance to ensure the delivery of an effective, efficient, quality-assured, and patient-centered Radiology service.
  • Drive and implement changes to enhance the service, adapting to local work practices as needed.
  • Clinical Specialists may need to assume the role of Radiography Services Manager as required.
  • Take primary responsibility, as a team leader, for the day-to-day operation of the CT service and the efficient utilization of allocated resources.
  • Embrace changes and adjust to local work practices accordingly.
  • Ensure accountability for the quality of service provided, including customer service and technical aspects.
  • Assist in the development and enactment of operational policies, protocols, and guidelines adhering to international best practices and standards.
  • Offer guidance on equipment selection, procurement, replacement, or upgrades, while adhering to the Health Service Executive (HSE) Procurement Policy.
  • Aid in drafting service plans, oversee their execution, and provide reports on progress. Establish and maintain accurate clinical data information systems in alignment with hospital standards.
  • Maintain precise records of equipment service, maintenance, malfunctions, downtime, and performance, as necessary. Coordinate preventative maintenance schedules based on clinical demand.
  • Stay informed about radiographic, clinical, technical, and professional advancements, promoting awareness of new developments in CT. Ensure implementation and upkeep of best practices.
  • Contribute to and engage in quality improvement initiatives within the department, supporting overall quality standards.
  • Initiate and participate in clinical audits to enhance service quality.
  • Provide advice on patient scheduling and waiting lists to optimize CT patient workflow. Regularly review CT waiting lists for efficiency.
  • Support the Radiography Service Manager in the implementation of initiatives aimed at on-going service development and improvement.
  • Develop and maintain a training function, as may be required, in relation to qualified staff and/or trainees and students. Supervise and assess all training, as required.
  • Contribute to the induction programme of all new members of staff.
  • Assess the work performance of staff assigned to the CT department.
  • Identify training needs of new staff in equipment and procedures specific to CT.
  • Ensure that all hospital policies and relevant legislation on radiation safety is understood by staff and complied with.
  • Ensure all hospital policies on infection control, health and safety are understood by staff and complied with.
  • Contribute to Risk Assessment of the CT department and contribute to the departmental safety statement.

Candidates must have:

  • CORU Registration
  • No less than 6 years full time post qualification clinical experience 
  • Hold a recognised postgraduate course relevant to the specialism.
  • Possess the requisite knowledge

If you are interested in same, please send a copy of your most recent CV with no gaps in employment to Apply 

Ref: JO-2404-533507

Job Details

Clinical Specialist Radiographer CT

Wexfordd Servisource
Pay
€59000.0 - 70000.0 Per year
Job level
Other Qualified Professional
Hours
Full time
Posted
18 Apr 2024
Type
Permanent
Closes
15 Oct 2024

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