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Pulmonary Function - Sidra Medical and Research Centre

Salary: Competitive

Type: Other Occupations

Closing date: 8 February 2018

 Sidra Medical and Research Center:

Sidra Medical and Research Center is an ultra-modern facility which will set new standards in patient care for women and children in Qatar, the Gulf region, and internationally.

The vision of Sidra is to become a beacon of learning, discovery and exceptional care, ranked among the top academic medical centers in the world. Sidra’s mission is to provide patients with world class healthcare services in an innovative and ultra-modern facility specially designed to promote healing. Sidra is very committed to the development of its staff through continuing education and training.

 

Key Accountabilities:

·         Performs simple through to complex Pulmonary Function, Allergy Testing, and physician directed Pulmonary Diagnostic Procedures as required

·         Participates as required in the recruitment, interviewing and selection of Pulmonary Function staff as requested

·         Assists in the provision of technical leadership and direction in accordance with organizational and departmental goals and objectives

·         Assists in the development and maintenance of the Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement activities of the PFT Laboratory in-line with standards as set out by the American Thoracic Society (ATS), European Respiratory Society (ERS), and Qatar National Standards

·         Participates and provides input for staff evaluations for junior & new staff prior to completion of probationary period and ongoing

·         Under the direction of the Manager - Pediatric Pulmonary Function Laboratory ensures adherence to the ATS, ERS, and Qatar National Standards to ensure a safe, professional, and Evidence Based clinical service for patients, staff and visitors

·         Assists in ensuring regular Utilization Review of patient billing and consumption of departmental consumables

·         Establishes and maintains working relationships and solicits input from all participating healthcare stakeholders to ensure optimal patient care

·         Fosters good public relations for Sidra

·         Participates in Sidra commissioning activities as required

·         Integrates ethical considerations and processes in all areas of planning, service activation, and operations

·         Adheres to Sidra’s standards as they appear in the Code of Conduct and Conflict of Interest policies

 

 

 

Education and Experience:

·         Bachelors Degree in Healthcare related field

·         5+ years demonstrating technical expertise in the performance of PFT’s

·         Demonstrated competence with Quality Assurance Programs of PFT Laboratories

·         Experience with clinical Information systems as an end user

·         BLS (or equivalent)

·         Familiarity with performing Staff Scheduling

·         Understanding of ATS & ERS tests Acceptability Criteria

·         Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

·         Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite

·         Fluency in written and spoken English

 

Benefits

·         Competitive Salary

·         Hours of work – 07:30- 15:30 (subject to change)

·         Relocation support is offered

 

To apply please register your interest with us at the following email address: tfula@sidra.org

 

Please also feel free to visit us on http://www.sidra.org/

 

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