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Do you have experience in Echocardiography?

One of our top clients is looking for a Clinical Lead for EchoCardiography. The role is aimed at an experienced Cardiac Physiologist specialising in Echocardiography. As a Clinical Lead in Echocardiography, you will be an Echocardiographer with experience in undertaking stress Echo, ideally with the added skill of undertaking exercise treadmill testing. 

Our client delivers over 33,000 echo scans in community settings each year across the UK in GP Practices, Medical Centres and Community Hospitals. They pride themselves on being able to provide flexible models of service delivery to meet the exact requirements of commissioning bodies looking to innovate in developing patient-centred services. brought to London in 2005 where for over 15 years they have provided world-class care.  

Located in busy central London, the beautiful building is hard to miss. You will also be just minutes away from a variety of places to eat and drink on your breaks and time off work. 

Duties and Responsibilities

 

  • Provide specialist knowledge and expertise for the clinic, to ensure that clinical Echocardiography services are delivered at the highest standards of quality, efficiency and safety   

  • Provide clinical and professional support to the team in the clinical environment through a programme of assessment, mentoring, and training, where appropriate with Echo

  • Provide comprehensive reporting of Echo’s to the medical team 

  • Ensure a high quality of customer satisfaction for the clientele 

  • Support the cardiac team on a day-to-day basis, taking on cardiac stress tests when required in accordance with the BRUCE Protocol

  • Assist colleagues with the day-to-day running of the client’s journey

  • Provide a supportive role for the cardiac physiology team in cover of AL and sickness with regards to exercise treadmill tests

  • Provide support on interpretation and training with the cardiac team and doctors 

  • Design and implement audit projects with the Medical Director 

  • Produce and review standard operating procedures concerning the echo service 

  • Look to introduce and develop a stress echo service and possible introduction of 3D echo

Requirements

 

  • Demonstrable appreciation of patient care

  • Implications of the Data Protection Act, Information Governance Statement of Compliance and Caldicott Principles.

  • Care Quality Commission fundamental standards for health care.

  • Ability to prioritise conflicting demands successfully through developed organisational and time

  • management skills.

  • Developed interpersonal and relationship management skills.

  • Excellent written, verbal and electronic communication.

  • A demonstrable aptitude towards improving quality. 

  • Computer literacy with accurate data entry skills and attention to detail.

  • BSE registered.

  • Must have up to date theoretical and practical knowledge of Echocardiography and exercise induced stress echo

  • Previous involvement in providing workplace clinical training, supervision and assessment.

Benefits

 

  • 27 days Annual leave 

  • Pension scheme 

  • Free yearly eye-test 

  • Life assurance 

  • 24/7 employee assistance program 

  • Parental leave 

  • Development and clear progression pathways