Our client is accepting looking for qualified candidates for the Radiology Technologist position to work full-time.
Work to be performed in medical facility located within the Mogadishu International Airport (MIA) providing routine medical care and medical exams, as well as primary care. All services shall be provided in accordance with established standards, principles and ethics of the profession, applicable professional specialty organizations, and the high-quality standard for which our client is recognized.
REQUIRED CERTIFICATION, QUALIFICATIONS, AND EXPERIENCE:
•Diploma in radiology
•Minimum of 3 Years’ experience in hospital setting
•Fluency in English
Note: Our client will provide institutional malpractice insurance as well as individual malpractice policies for all the General Medical Officers.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
•Performs diagnostic imaging examinations like X-rays,
•Documents patient care services by charting in patient and department records.
•Prepares patient for radiological procedure by positioning patient; adjusting immobilization devices, moving equipment into specified position; adjustment equipment controls to set exposure factors.
•Gains patient cooperation by reducing anxieties, providing explanations of treatment; answering questions.
•Minimizes radiation to patient and staff by practicing radiation protection techniques, using beam restrictive devices, patient shielding, and knowledge of exposure factors.
•Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols;, administering first aid, and using the emergency cart.
•Maintains production and quality of radiographs or other media by following established standards and procedures; developing radiographs; observing radiographic results; making necessary adjustments.
•Ensures operation of radiology equipment by completing preventative maintenance requirements; following manufacturer’s instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs; maintaining equipment inventories; evaluating new equipment and techniques.
•Maintains radiology supplies and inventory by checking stock to determine inventory level; anticipating needed supplies; placing and expediting orders for supplies; verifying receipt of supplies.
•Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules and regulations.
•Assists with the managing of day to day activities and prioritizing tasks.
•Operates personal computer to access e-mail, electronic calendars, and other basic office support software.
•Complies with all applicable standards and guidelines of our client.
•All Health Care Providers (HCPs) will document care delivered and follow up care required.
•Maintains the highest regard for patient dignity and observe the precepts of the American Hospital Associations Bill of Rights for patients.
•Attends and participates in a variety of meetings.
•Will demonstrate proficiency in the use of basic word processing programs and our client’s Medical Management System software.
•Other duties as assigned
•Must have a current passport.
•Must sign a Foreign Service Agreement (FSA) with our client and is bound to the terms and conditions of the FSA.
•Will be proficient in the ability to speak, write and communicate in English.
•Work hours are based on an 84 hr. work week; typically seven (7), 12 hour days but other variations may apply.
•Must be confirmed by a medical examination to be “medically and dentally fit” in accordance to our client Medical Readiness Guidelines and Policies and/or as dictated by the Client.
•No conditions that would prevent the wear of personal protective equipment.
•Work is normally performed in a typical interior/office work environment; travel in Somalia is required by surface or air