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Cardiac Sonographer

  • Location:
    EAST - ARIMA, SANGRE GRANDE EAST - ARIMA, SANGRE GRANDE EAST - ARIMA, SANGRE GRANDE EAST - ARIMA, SANGRE GRANDE
  • Salary:
    negotiable
  • Posted:
    6 days ago
  • Category:
    MEDICAL, NURSING, PHARMACY, HEALTH
  • Deadline:
    December 4, 2020

SCOPE OF SERVICES

CARDIAC SONOGRAPHER

The Contractor shall communicate with the Chief Executive Officer or any other party designated by that Officer in connection with the performance of the duties under this Agreement and shall fulfil any other duties reasonably requested by the Employer and agreed to by the Contractor.

During the period of this Agreement, the Contractor shall ensure that the services performed pursuant to the requirements hereof shall conform to all applicable laws and regulations promulgated by the legally constituted Authorities of the government of Trinidad and Tobago.

TASKS

The Contractor is required to provide services for the Sangre Grande Hospital (SGH) in accordance with the following:

  •   Perform diagnostic cardiac ultrasound / echocardiography scans on adult in- and out-patients, via the echocardiography facilities at the Sangre Grande Hospital. The ability to perform paediatric scans would be an asset.
  •   Provide an average of 20 hours of scanning services per week. Schedule is negotiable.
  •   Scan at an estimated rate of 45-60 minutes per patient. For example, it is anticipated that a three-hour period will yield completed scans for 3-4 patients.
  •   Be available to discuss cases with the referring consultant/reporting cardiologist, if required.
  •   Flag to the attention of the reporting cardiologist, any study where the imaging appearances may suggest the need for urgent medical review.
  •   Archive all studies and will electronically transmit completed studies, via the ERHA PACS network, to the reporting cardiologist.
  •   Adhere to standard echocardiography scanning and equipment care/handling protocols.
  •   Adhere to patient confidentiality and privacy protocols.
  •   Report in a timely manner, where applicable, any incidents/adverse events to theManager – Paraclinical Services.DELIVERABLES

    The Contractor shall further provide:
     Monthly timesheets
     Monthly reports as well as an annual report of the studies completed.

    MINIMUM EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING

     Bachelor of Science Degree in Radiography, Nursing or other relevant healthcare related field.

  •   Certificate in Cardiac Sonography from a recognized institution.
  •   At least three (3) years’ experience in a field of Echocardiography.
  •   Any other equivalent combination of training and experience.

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