Band 7 Echocardiographer

Recruiter
RIG Medical Recruit Ltd
Location
London
Salary
£30 - £35/hour
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
The post holder will provide highly specialised professional expertise in the environment of the Cardiac Catheter Lab to include left & right heart catheters. To act as a resource within the technical cardiology service and provide expert, specialist advice within this area.

- To perform a range of standard and non-routine complex investigations as requested by clinicians, these will include CRTP and CRTD, PCI, pressure wire and IVUS studies.

- Analyse complex information that may be technical and/or clinical, using current scientific opinion and own discretion to interpret and make decisions on how best to act.

- Using advanced knowledge and skills to optimise performance of complex and basic pacemakers and internal defibrillators, to best suit the patient`s individual needs while ensuring maximum patient safety and comfort.

- The post holder would be expected to deal with any outcome during or after the test, this could include resuscitation.

- To assist in emergency procedures, which will include Primary PCI

- To act as a specialist in the field, giving professional advice as necessary