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Clinical Imaging Technologist (Nuclear Medicine)

negotiable Expires in 10 months

JOB DETAIL

Job Description

  1. Demonstrate knowledge and application of Mission, vision and values.
  2. Demonstrate a high level of patient care.
  3. Perform complex medical imaging examinations and procedures for diagnostic or interventional therapeutic purposes, utilizing all modalities of medical imaging equipment, in accordance with the standards and policies established by Radiology.
  4. Ensure patients are correctly identified and informed about the imaging procedure that is being performed.
  5. Ensure that correct patient, correct procedure, correct site protocols for Radiology are adhered to
  6. Maintain privacy and confidentiality of all patient information.
  7. Seek advice from the Radiology Supervisor or Radiologist on duty about any uncertainty or concerns with the medical imaging examination that has been requested.
  8. Adjust medical imaging equipment parameters to the appropriate settings, and follow Radiology examination protocols to ensure high quality diagnostic images are produced for every requested examination.
  9. Assume responsibility for patient safety to minimize unnecessary procedures, and maintain patient exposure to ionizing radiation or medical radioisotopes within accepted international levels.
  10. Ensure that all patient data and administrative duties related to the technical component of the imaging examination are complete, accurate, and entered as required into the Radiology Information System (RIS), Picture Archive & Communication System (PACS), or manual paperwork (as may be relevant for the task).
  11. Provide technical and professional advice and assistance to peers and radiology technicians as may be required.
  12. Correctly apply radiation protection devices (collimation, lead apron, shielding etc.), to avoid exposure to areas of the body not being studied.
  13. Report any malfunctioning equipment to the Radiology Supervisor of the area, immediately a fault or deterioration in equipment performance in noticed. Ensure that appropriate signage is in place to prevent usage of faulty or malfunctioning equipment.
  14. Comply with and ensure a good understanding and knowledge of Accreditation requirements, and related documentation, policies and procedures.
  15. Participate in undergraduate student education, including performing duties as a clinical preceptor* for the medical radiography training program (See addendum).
  16. Participate in a 24 hour / 7 day roster, and on-call as may be required.
  17. Rotate across any Radiology facilities as may be requested to meet operational requirements.
  18. Female technologists will be required to perform mammography, following specific training.
  19. Comply with policies and procedures, particularly infection control, fire and safety, quality management.
  20. Perform other duties as requested.

 

Skills

  • Essential Education:
    • Effective 1 April 2011: 3 year* Diploma in radiologic technology, medical radiography, nuclear medicine technology, or diagnostic medical ultrasound from an accredited University or equivalent. (*3 total years of academic studies in the above, excluding 1 year clinical internship).
  • Required Certification/Licensure:
    • Valid Primary license from the country of origin if applicable AND should be eligible for license in the State of Qatar within the Ministry of Public Healt
  • Language Skills:
    • English essential / Arabic preferred
  • Computer Skills:
    • Radiology equipment use, MS Office