Senior Cardiac Physiologist – Cath Labs/Pacing
REF MCHS

London

Permanent
up to £45,000 DOE plus benefits

To provide specialist clinical knowledge and skills in a broad range of cardiac physiology investigations and deliver expert care for patients undergoing diagnosis and treatment in the Cardiac Catheter Lab Department. To provide administrative support to the Lead Clinical Cardiac Physiologist and Cardiac Catheter Lab. Manager and assist in the efficient and effective management of technical resources, ensuring quality invasive and non-invasive service to cardiac patients.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Demonstrate highly developed knowledge and skills in a broad range of cardiology investigations.
  • Perform a wide range of standard and complex procedures on adults and paediatrics, as requested by the clinician, in all areas of Cardiac Physiology (e.g. Interventional Cardiology, Cardiac Rhythm Management, Electrophysiology and non-invasive Cardiology) and be involved in patient preparation for these tests.
  • Familiar with Electrophysiology mapping systems such as BARD, CARTO and Precision.
  • Perform certain procedures in a number of settings and sometimes under difficult or stressful conditions.
  • Analyse and interpret real time results, which may be complex and either urgent or routine in nature, and to communicate these findings to other relevant team members and cardiologists.
  • Respond to emergencies and carry out emergency defibrillation, resuscitation, temporary external and intra-cardiac pacing.
  • Act autonomously to deliver appropriate and individualised patient care at all times e.g. anticipating the need for further investigations, interrogating complex diagnostic data from pacemakers and ICDs and carry out reprogramming to optimise pacing/therapeutic functions and clinical outcome.
  • Provide Cardiac Physiology cover to all areas requiring a Cardiac Physiology service, within boundaries of personal competencies, as needs of department dictate including flexible working hours and on call commitment.

Skills and Experience

  • Degree educated in Physiology or similar
  • Significant post-Graduate experience of working in Cardiac/Cath Lab services

Other Info – We will be able to provide VISA sponsorships for those within the EU and outside the EU.

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