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CT Radiographer

Blackrock Clinic

  • Dublin
  • Not disclosed
  • Permanent full-time
  • Updated 19/11/2012
  • HR
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Description

CT Radiographer

 

 

Job Title:              CT Radiographer

 

Hours:                           35 hours per week

 

Reports to:                    Radiology Services Manager

 

 

ROLE PURPOSE

 

 

  • To undertake diagnostic imaging procedures as required.
  • In the absence of the Clinical Specialist CT Radiographer undertake primary responsibility for the day to day running of the CT Department.

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS

 

  • BSc. in Radiography or equivalent, with a minimum of 3 years post graduate CT experience.

 

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

 

1.         Role Responsibilities

 

1.1        Ensure a high standard of patient care is maintained.

1.2        To take part in on-call services and extended working day as required.

1.3        To ensure that the three principles of radiation protection, namely justification, optimisation (ALARA) and dose constraints / limits are adhered to.

1.4        To be familiar with and adhere to SI No. 478 of 2002.

1.5        Responsibility for daily / weekly QA within the CT Department

 

1.6        Report any malfunction of defects in equipment to the Radiology Services Manager or deputy.

 

1.7        Support the Radiology Services Manager in the implementation of initiatives aimed at improving and developing the service.

 

1.8        Comply with policies and procedures at Blackrock Clinic as regards Health & Safety, Infection Control, Disposal of Waste, Sharps, Accident and Incident Reporting, Complaints Procedure, Fire Policy and Evacuation.

 

1.9        Cooperate and take part in the Blackrock Clinic Mission Statement in dealing with patients and other clinic staff members.

 

1.10      Be familiar and comply with the Radiology Department Guidelines, Local Rules and Department Protocols.

 

1.11      Undertake, when necessary, administrative and clerical tasks to facilitate the smooth running of the department.

 

1.12      Develop operational policies, protocols and guidelines to maximise resources and to ensure systematic audit of such usage.

 

 

 

2.      Management of Radiography Personnel

 

 

2.1        Initiate the implementation of a staff development and individual performance review and foster a high level of morale by motivation and communication.

 

2.2        Participate in the teaching, training and supervision of new staff members.

 

2.3        Maintain up to date knowledge of new developments and promote awareness of these amongst colleagues.

 

2.4        Adhere to Human Resource policies as set out in The Blackrock Clinic Employee Manual.

 

 

3.      Communication

 

3.1        Maintain patient confidentiality at all times.

 

3.2               Self directed with excellent interpersonal and communications skills.

 

3.3               Proven successful people management skills along with an understanding of clinical governance.

 

3.4               Excellent computer literacy           

 

 

NOTE:

 

This job description is a reflection of present service requirements and may be subject to review and amendments in consultation with the employee to meet the changing needs of the services.

 

Entitlement to take up and continue in this position is subject to a satisfactory Garda vetting check and Garda vetting self declaration form, medical and reference checks. 

Ref: CTRadBRC
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