Senior Respiratory Physiologist

  • Job Reference: NUR 71497
  • Date Posted: 18 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Headhunt International
  • Website: http://www.headhuntinternational.com
  • Location: Westmeath
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: excellent Hospital plus benefits
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Senior Respiratory Physiologist
Hospital

Our client an established hospital is currently recruiting a Senior Respiratory Physiologist
to join their team due to the continued expansion of their service.

Essential Criteria:

*Possess the BSc. Degree in Medical Physics and Physiological Measurement (MPPM)
*3 years relevant post qualification experience
*Excellent communication skills especially the ability to communicate clear and concise instructions to patients in an understandable fashion.
*Strong interpersonal skills
*Good leadership skills.
*The capacity to work with other professionals in planning teams/working groups

Responsibilities and Essential Job Function:
*Spirometry
*Reversibility studies.
*Lung volumes by Nitrogen Washout Methods
*Lung Volume by Body Plethysmography
*Diffusion capacity
*Full polysomnography (PSG studies) and/ limited studies
*Full Polysomnography on CPAP treatment
*Analysis and reporting of sleep studies
*Bronchoprovocation challenges
*Skin Prick Allergy Tests
*Report of results
*Participate in patient care i.e. participation for procedures and reassurance of patient.
*Provide patient education.
*History taking and interpretation of request forms.
*Responsibility for day-to-day maintenance, servicing and calibration of equipment. Have relevant technical knowledge to operate all equipment.
*Performing the required procedure, reporting and highlighting abnormal, or inconsistent results.


This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Respiratory Physiologist to join their team

Excellent benefits & Salary on offer for the right candidate.
For further information and full job spec Please call Maria O' Dwyer today in confidence on 087 2951493 or email Maria on md@headhuntinternational.com